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Diet, Exercise & Good Health (1978)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1978-01-13

Duration: 00:28:57

Subjects: Health | Exercise | Physical Fitness | Aerobic exercises | Diet | Natural food restaurants | Natural foods


  • George, Beth Host
  • Herrod, Doug Photographer
  • Jackson, Lyle Photographer
  • Godoy, Al Photographer
  • Wilhelmi, Marcia Photographer
  • Ertl, Bob Photographer
  • Herrod, Doug Editor
  • DeMers, John Writer
  • Fuglaar, Bill Interviewer
  • DeMers, John Interviewer
  • George, Beth Producer
  • Wolf, Thom Producer
  • Wolf, Thom Director
  • Pellechia, Joseph Interviewee
  • Larock, Tom Interviewee
  • Jonas, Jiji Interviewee
  • Milton, Claire Interviewee
  • Smith, Gary Interviewee


This episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” from January 13, 1978, features interviews with: Dr. Joseph Pellachia on his recommendations for safe ways for people to improve their health; Tom Larock of the YMCA on developing an exercise program; instructor Jiji Jonas on aerobic exercise classes; nutritionist Claire Milton on the importance of creating an individualized diet plan that takes into account the person’s overall health and the unhealthy nature of fad diets; and owner Gary Smith on his natural food restaurant.     Host: Beth George