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1801, 2018

The Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP) launches online

By | January 18th, 2018|0 Comments

The world renowned Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP) is celebrating 30 years by launching into the online space in Australia and New Zealand! A twelve month trial has demonstrated the efficacy of CHIP online and opens the exciting opportunity for anyone, anywhere (with an internet connection) to participate in [...]

1001, 2018

Context, Lifestyle Medicine and mental health [Commentary]

By | January 10th, 2018|0 Comments

On 7th January 2017, the Guardian published this article "Is everything you know about depression wrong?" ASLM President-Elect, Dr Chris Ganora shares his commentary of the article below. "We should all be talking more about our feelings and emotional space to de-stigmatise mental ill-health. Telling stories is a powerful [...]

1912, 2017

Want to keep up the momentum? 6 ways you can stay on track with Lifestyle Medicine these holidays

By | December 19th, 2017|0 Comments

The holiday season is well and truly upon us. Some of you will be looking forward to settling down with friends and family for a well-deserved break, while others may find yourself itching to use this quieter time to dig your teeth into more Lifestyle Medicine (and some of [...]

1912, 2017

Remission of Type 2 Diabetes – not just possible but a practical reality

By | December 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Primary care-led weight management for remission of type 2 diabetes (DiRECT): an open-label, cluster-randomised trial A drastic, low calorie diet is changing the way we look at treating Type 2 diabetes1. A recent study, funded by Diabetes UK aimed to find an effective and accessible way to put type [...]

1912, 2017

Almost 40 per cent of cancer deaths potentially preventable in Australia

By | December 19th, 2017|0 Comments

If you were anywhere near a television or computer last week, chances are that you heard about the recent study published by Professor David Whiteman and colleagues at the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, revealing nearly 40 per cent of cancer deaths in Australia were potentially preventable1. By exploring [...]

712, 2017

Do you want to speak at Lifestyle Medicine 2018? Call for Presentations and Abstracts now open

By | December 7th, 2017|0 Comments

ASLM are delighted to announce that the Calls for Presentations and Abstracts are now open, giving you the opportunity to speak at Lifestyle Medicine 2018. Submissions are invited for concurrent lectures, workshops, short oral presentations and poster presentations that are relevant to these key themes. Main Conference Streams Nutrigenomics, [...]