Tag Archive: lifestyle medicine

Luck Of The Draw? Finding Gold With Lifestyle Medicine

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Today, donned in shamrock-inspired, green-colored paraphernalia, we commemorate St. Patrick, patron saint of Ireland. Although known as a cultural and religious feast day, the global embrace of St. Patrick’s Day has opened up… Continue reading

For The Love Of Valentine

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‘Tis the season for red-colored petals and delectable packages of cocoa delight (chocolate truffles, anyone?!?!). The indulgence in material goods as a traditional and cultural cornerstone for showcasing affection and adoration is cyclical… Continue reading

A Perfect Match: health, Hippocrates and lifestyle medicine

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Amid the frustration and despair associated with rising premiums, healthcare costs and obesity prevalence, is a trend that is slowly infiltrating the healthcare industry. Although some of the most notable trends (in fitness… Continue reading

To Statin Or Not To Statin: self-constructed decisions of optimal longevity

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We are born to be wild. We are also born for design. We are born with the infinite power and choice to design our lives whichever way we like. From self-fulfilling career opportunities… Continue reading

Happily Dissatisfied? A disputable pairing for lifestyle medicine

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In life, as we all have seen and experienced, there are some things that effortlessly coalesce to produce a harmonious and balanced pairing of sorts. Take for instance (given these beautiful summer months),… Continue reading

Lifestyle Medicine: blue zones of soulful data, stories & social networks

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More than 35.7% of American adults are considered to be obese. About 75 million American adults have high blood pressure. Approximately thirty-four percent of Americans have high low-density lipoproteins. These grim and disheartening… Continue reading