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Lifestyle Changes Can Extend Your Life, But Who Cares?

Is Your Doctor Paying Attention to Your Lifestyle Choices? Are You? A recent study by Dr. Dean Ornish and colleagues proves once again the power of lifestyle upgrades to extend life. This small study compared the effects of a low-fat, […]

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Do Lifestyle Changes Really Matter?

New Study Asserts Drugs Over Lifestyle So here comes another flawed study – randomly-controlled and all, and published in The New England Journal of Medicine, no less – that purports to show that medications work better than lifestyle changes to […]

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Lifestyle or Deathstyle?

The Lifestyle You Choose May Seal Your Medical Future  The term “lifestyle” can be off-putting with its yuppie connotation. But its pervasive use in both medical and lay literature forces us to adopt it as an effective shorthand that captures […]

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Healthy Lifestyle Changes Reduce Healthcare Dependence – Part 2

Commit To Learning About Healthy Lifestyle Changes Our collective need for healthy lifestyle changes may be nowhere more compelling than with the unending growth in Alzheimer’s Disease. The latest estimates are that the number of Americans with Alzheimer’s Disease will triple by […]

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Resolve To Be Healthy in 2013

How Much Longer Can You Afford to NOT Be Healthy? Promoting healthy longevity requires proactive efforts to be healthy. This stands in stark contrast to the medical model of “disease prevention” that turns minor elevations in disease surrogates like cholesterol, […]

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