Can we reverse up to 80% of Chronic Disease by treating the root-causes and using lifestyle modifications? Watch the short-film documentary “LIFESTYLE MEDICINE” and learn from world-renowned experts like Dean Ornish MD, David Katz MD, Erminia Guarneri MD, Bruce Lipton PhD, Caldwell B. Esselstyn Jr. M.D, Dr. Sherri Tenpenny, Neal Barnard MD, Dawson Church PhD, … Continue reading "Lifestyle Medicine Documentary – Reversing 80% of Chronic Disease? (Trailer)"
The U.S. currently spends more on its health care services than any other country. However, the burden of increasing health care costs among average Americans is expected to grow faster than the national economy in coming years. According to the Department of Health and Human Services, for the first time, the U.S. health care costs … Continue reading "4 Major Factors Influencing Health Care Costs"
I just wanted to remind you of the level of support available to you as a student of the Lifestyle Prescriptions University community. We think of you as our tribe and so we’re always looking for ways to help and support you on your journey as a practitioner and paradigm shifter! So if you have … Continue reading "Introducing Lifestyle Prescriptions University [Emma Patricio]"
THE SCIENCE OF THERMOGRAPHY What is Thermography? Is Thermography dangerous or are there side effects? Is there research showing the efficacy of Thermography? Why has Thermography not been widely accepted? What is hyper- and hypothermia? MEDICAL THERMOGRAPHY What symptoms can medical thermography detect? Who can interpret medical thermography images for diagnosis and health care purposes? … Continue reading "ThermoBuzzer Mobile Thermography – FAQ"
Having beautiful and healthy feet is something most of us want and desire. But what if you’re dealing with blisters, itchy skin, ulcers or fungal infections? In Lifestyle Medicine it’s actually much easier than you might think to get rid of nail fungus or athlete’s foot symptoms. Here are Lifestyle Prescriptions® to improve your foot … Continue reading "Lifestyle Prescriptions® for Athlete’s Foot and Nail Fungus"
Over the last decades, lifestyle medicine has gained momentum with its efficacy in treating various health conditions, including chronic illnesses. However, it is crucial to explore both the pros and cons of lifestyle medicine techniques, before including them in your treatment plan. Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is a group of varied medical and health … Continue reading "The Pros and Cons of Lifestyle Medicine"
In a stunning discovery that overturns decades of textbook teaching, researchers have determined that the brain is directly connected to the immune system by vessels previously thought not to exist. The discovery could have profound implications for diseases from autism to Alzheimer’s to multiple sclerosis. In a stunning discovery that overturns decades of textbook teaching, … Continue reading "Missing link found between brain and our immune system"
From the placebo and nocebo effect, we understand how the mind-body connection influences the healing process, post treatment or prescription medications. What is the Placebo and Nocebo Effect? A placebo is a substance or any treatment that looks like an actual medicine or treatment, but isn’t. It can be an inert substance or a ‘fake … Continue reading "Placebo vs. Nocebo Effect: The Mind-Body Connection in Healing"
There is no doubt that natural health practitioners have to face a lot of fears: For a start, the fear of not being able to help clients reach their desired outcome (health), simply because no guarantees can ever be made as to results. Recovery from a health condition is a very personal journey and experience, and ultimately all healing comes from … Continue reading "Why natural health practitioners are some of the bravest people in our healthcare system"
Interesting new research about the microbiome, the microorganisms (the vast army of microbes in our body to help us stay alive). “Cancer patient breast tissue microbiome clustered significantly differently from non-cancer patients” which basically means the microbiome in women with breast cancer is significantly different to healthy women”. From an Lifestyle Prescriptions® perspective we know that … Continue reading "[New Microbiome Study] Are microbes causing breast cancer?"