New ways to look at 21st century healthcare and what it means for chronic disease management presented at the second annual Thought Leaders Consortium.
SEATTLE (Nov. 4, 2014) — The possibility of reversing chronic diseases and aging with comprehensive lifestyle changes and the converging megatrends driving the treatment of healthcare for patients took center stage at the Personalized Lifestyle Medicine Institute’s (PLMI) second annual “Thought Leaders Consortium: Clinical Applications of Personalized Lifestyle Medicine: Cancer, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Autoimmune Diseases, and Dementia,” held in Seattle Oct. 24-26.
Led by a faculty that included best-selling author Dean Ornish, MD; president and founder read more…
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Topics of this slideshow include:
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by Jeffrey A. Morrison, MD, CNS; Anita L. Iannucci, PhD
Content is courtesy of IMCJ
Context: Recently, detoxification (detox) diets have achieved notoriety in the popular press due to celebrity endorsements and marketing that suggest quick and easy weight loss. Although researchers have done studies to evaluate the weight-loss outcomes of popular diet programs such as Weight Watchers, Atkins, and others, they have performed no outcomes studies to support the weight-loss results that detox diets claim.
Objective: This study intended to evaluate the changes in weight and medical-symptoms scores in participants who adhered to a 4-week, meal replacement–enhanced, low-calorie read more…
by Jeff Bland & Deanna M. Minch
A Special Slideshow Presentation by ModernHCP.com
Part 4 concludes our series on Personalized Lifestyle Medicine (PLM). As you may already know, ‘PLM’ is a newly developed term that refers to an approach to medicine in which an individual’s health metrics from point-of-care diagnostics are used to develop lifestyle medicine-oriented therapeutic strategies for improving individual health outcomes in managing chronic disease.
In Part 4 of our series, we examine:
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