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lifestyle medicine

The study of lifestyle choices in preventing and/or managing chronic disease and optimizing wellness.
See also: medicine
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'NHIS should adopt lifestyle medicine as a way to go in delivering health services in order to keep the people healthy,' Monye said.
The Lifestyle Medicine Global Alliance defines lifestyle medicine as "an evidence-based medical speciality" with "lifestyle therapeutic approaches" to prevent, treat, or modify noncommunicable chronic disease.
They maintained that lifestyle medicine is about treating the root causes of diseases with plants not pills.
She is a member of Brand New Day (a Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug health plan with a contract with Medicare) that works in conjunction with the team of family doctors from Lifestyle Medicine Solutions to help those with diabetes and hypertension improve their lives by embracing a healthier lifestyle.
Luke's Lifestyle Medicine center and a tiny library version of the Meridian Library will open off the new roundabout at Eagle and Amity roads.
Integrative lifestyle medicine has many solutions to enhance basic guidelines that aim to slow down the progress of CKD--avoiding toxins and supporting metabolic balancing, possibly regressing/reversing injured (non-sclerosed) nephrons.
Michael Dansinger, founding director of the Diabetes Reversal Program at Tufts Medical Center in which patients who adhered to lifestyle modifications were able to prevent diabetes, provided knowledge in nutrition and lifestyle medicine to create the foundation of Boston Heart's lifestyle program and diabetes prevention programme.
At Castle Medical Center he assisted in opening its new Wellness & Lifestyle Medicine Center and helped enhance the vegetarian cuisine.
Morton-Eggleston, M.D., M.P.H., was recently named chief of diabetes and obesity prevention and co-director of the WVU Center for Lifestyle Medicine in the West Virginia University School of Medicine.
This new centre in Dubai will be offering 'DNA 4 Life Personalised Lifestyle Medicine Programmes', which will range from half day programmes to a five year Gold membership programme.
(24) The aim of this pilot study was to explore the feasibility of a large-scale review of osteopathy and other allied health curricula to identify their nutritional and lifestyle medicine components and to suggest curricular development where required.