Posts: Lifestyle Medicine

23 10, 2017

Lifestyle Medicine 101: Preventing, managing and reversing chronic disease in professional practice

By | 2017-10-23T12:23:04+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

November 18th 2017, Sydney –

The first workshop in the series kicks off with an introduction to Lifestyle Medicine, exploring the fifteen core competencies and the evidence base on which Lifestyle Medicine is founded. Determinants of chronic disease will be explored and key modalities introduced, including nutrition and physical activity science and prescription, and the fundamentals […]

8 09, 2017

Dr Caroline West on Lifestyle Medicine in Australasia

By | 2017-09-08T17:06:11+00:00 September 8th, 2017|0 Comments

This brief interview was recorded in August 2016 at the Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney. Dr Caroline West shares with us some practical tips for health professionals for helping their patients to make lifestyle changes and how little steps can make a big difference.

Dr Caroline West, MBBS


6 07, 2017

Dr Joanna McMillan on Lifestyle Medicine in Australasia

By | 2017-07-12T15:05:39+00:00 July 6th, 2017|0 Comments

This brief interview was recorded in August 2016 at the Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney. Dr Joanna McMillan shares with us her approach to Lifestyle Medicine and some simple tips for healthy eating and the importance of being physically active.

Dr Joanna McMillan, BSciNutr&Diet (Hons), PhD

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1 06, 2017

World No Tobacco Day

By | 2017-06-01T11:11:22+00:00 June 1st, 2017|0 Comments

May 31st is World No Tobacco Day.

The World Health Organization (WHO), mark the occasion by “highlighting the health and additional risks associated with tobacco use, and advocating for effective policies to reduce tobacco consumption”(1).

This year’s theme “Tobacco – a threat to development” not only emphasises the established impact of tobacco on health, accounting for over […]

29 03, 2017

Supplements, vitamins and ASLM

By | 2017-06-01T19:39:40+00:00 March 29th, 2017|0 Comments

Lifestyle Medicine is the science of how human choices, society and environment impacts on our health. For clinicians it is how we can assist our patients to make better choices around diet, physical activity, smoking, alcohol consumption, stress and connection with others to reverse and prevent chronic disease and promote wellbeing. So where does supplementation […]

7 02, 2017

Introducing the Lifestyle Medicine Global Alliance

By | 2017-02-08T22:28:37+00:00 February 7th, 2017|0 Comments

We’re delighted to share news of the formation of the Lifestyle Medicine Global Alliance (LMGA). This initiative demonstrates an unrivalled collaboration of thirteen Lifestyle Medicine colleges and societies around the world and growing, coming together to share knowledge and best practices, and to more compellingly convey […]

2 02, 2017

Lifestyle Medicine Workshop coming soon

By | 2017-05-03T11:58:25+00:00 February 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

Reinvigorate your practice & passion

Kicking off ASLM’s new series of practical clinical workshops is this one day, “everything you ever wanted to know about Lifestyle Medicine and how to put it into practice” seminar, focused on giving you the knowledge and tools to improve both patient outcomes and your own practitioner satisfaction.

Coming soon. […]