Features 2017-06-10T16:46:50+00:00

Features

Featured articles from our authors and team.

Lifestyle Medicine 2017 in review

Main picture: Prof Tim Flannery speaking on the theme of 'Planet Consumption' at the Novotel Manly. With the overarching theme of 'Planet Consumption' it's fair to say that primary care and public and planetary health certainly did converge in Manly for Lifestyle Medicine 2017. About 480 people attended over the three days, exploring contemporary [...]

By | October 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Dr Caroline West on Lifestyle Medicine in Australasia

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 Dr Caroline West specialises in [...]

By | September 8th, 2017|Tags: , |0 Comments

Dr Joanna McMillan on Lifestyle Medicine in Australasia

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 Adopted by the nation as an [...]

By | July 6th, 2017|Tags: , |0 Comments

Mark Wahlqvist at Lifestyle Medicine 2016

We were fortunate at Lifestyle Medicine 2016 to hear from Emeritus Professor Mark Wahlqvist on the relationship between ecology and human health, a talk that received a standing ovation from delegates.  We're now pleased to share this talk with everyone. You can now get online access to videos of all the plenary lectures, concurrent workshops and panel [...]

By | March 30th, 2017|Tags: |0 Comments

David Katz on Lifestyle Medicine in Australasia

This brief interview was recorded in August 2016 at the Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney. David shares with us the philosophy and role of Lifestyle Medicine and characteristically, challenges us to be part of the solution. Dr David L. Katz, MD, MPH, FACPM, FACP, FACLM David Katz is the founding director (1998) [...]

By | January 27th, 2017|Tags: , |0 Comments