Creating a New, Global Vision of True Health Care for the 21st Century —
Medical Professionals Prescribing Lifestyle for
Prevention, Treatment and Reversal
The Lifestyle Medicine Global Alliance represents the convergence of lifestyle medicine professional associations from around the world, uniting under one banner for the purpose of collaboration, shared knowledge and best practices, to manifest the vision of a world without non-communicable disease. Identifying and eradicating the cause of disease is our mission. Together, we can!
Evidence-based Lifestyle Medicine uses comprehensive lifestyle changes to prevent, treat and reverse the onset and progression of chronic disease by addressing underlying causes.
Live and virtual educational events and opportunities for physicians, allied health professionals and healthcare executives are available through Lifestyle Medicine sister organizations.
The world is awakening to the urgent need to redefine healthcare—to educate, equip and empower individuals to protect health and fight disease through the power of lifestyle.
Around the Globe:
From Canada to Australia, the United States of America to Asia, Europe to Latin America, Lifestyle Medicine is being recognized by all as the foundation for sustainable healthcare.
Why is Lifestyle Medicine Essential to Sustainable Health and Healthcare?
The rise in chronic disease trends and related healthcare spending in the United State and in many other countries around the world is unsustainable. Type 2 diabetes alone is a looming global pandemic with incalculable consequences.
or more of all healthcare spending in the U.S. is tied to the treatment of conditions rooted in poor lifestyle choices, with similar statistics in many countries around the world. : Chronic diseases—also known as non-communicable diseases—are among the most common, costly and preventable of all health conditions.