Featured articles from our authors and team.

Lifestyle Medicine 2019 in review

With the overarching theme of ‘Innovation and Intervention, Environment and Equity', the fourth international conference on Lifestyle Medicine in science, health policy and clinical practice to be held in Australasia (and the first of its kind to be held in New Zealand!) was a roaring success. Approximately 430 delegates converged in Auckland, Aotearoa, to [...]

By |June 17th, 2019|Tags: |0 Comments

ASLM and the Wilson Foundation partner to deliver evidence-based Lifestyle Medicine guidelines for mental health and chronic disease

The Australasian of Lifestyle Medicine (ASLM) is delighted to announce their recent partnership with the Wilson Foundation. Mental illness is an increasing major public health concern. The General Practice: Health of the Nation Report 2018, found that mental health issues remain the most common single reason patients visit their GP and account for 12% [...]

By |March 19th, 2019|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Ode to Lifestyle Medicine and the people and principles that make it so

It occurs to me I have not written as much as I should, and for that I am sorry. Fortunately for me, this is a blog and not a research paper, so I can relax a little in my style and more freely speak my natural tongue at this late hour. My two children [...]

By |February 28th, 2019|Tags: , , |1 Comment

The global impact of Lifestyle Medicine and what it means for you

A small contingent of delegates from Australia and New Zealand recently joined 1200 attendees from 35 countries at the largest ever conference of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM) in Indianapolis. Three weeks later, a much smaller gathering of 130 delegates from around 30 countries met in Geneva to convene the very first [...]

By |November 14th, 2018|Tags: , |0 Comments

Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine named NGO of the Year at PRIME Awards [Media release]

In recognition of excellence in improving the health of Australians, the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine (ASLM) was awarded NGO of the Year at the 2018 PRIME Awards in Sydney, on Thursday 20th September. [Members of the ASLM board and management team accepting the award on Thursday night pictured above]. The PRIME Awards, now in [...]

By |September 24th, 2018|Tags: |0 Comments

Board Certification in Lifestyle Medicine Growing in Australasia [Media release]

[Pictured: Candidates sitting the 2018 IBLM Board Certification Examination held on Monday 20 August in Brisbane, Australia] The Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine has announced that in 2018, 36 medical doctors, and five PhD/Masters level professionals, have been certified by the International Board of Lifestyle Medicine (IBLM). A further six degree-qualified health practitioners have [...]

By |September 12th, 2018|Tags: , |0 Comments