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Advantages of Lifestyle Medicine: Stress Management

In society today, we often experience and hear about tremendous amounts of stress throughout daily life. From constant media stimuli and poor sleeping habits to unhealthy eating patterns and lack of movement, stress can build up in the body and deliver debilitating consequences. This month, our Pivio experts are highlighting how adoption of lifestyle medicineContinue reading “Advantages of Lifestyle Medicine: Stress Management”

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5 Key Advantages of Implementing Lifestyle Medicine Practices

Lifestyle medicine is a powerful tool that more and more medical professionals are “prescribing” for their patients to live healthier, higher quality lives. This month we are featuring five of the many advantages of implementing lifestyle medicine practices, and how this implementation can provide drastic positive improvement for all lives.  1. Prevent, Halt, & ReverseContinue reading “5 Key Advantages of Implementing Lifestyle Medicine Practices”

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Partner Testimonial: Integrated Gastroenterology Consultants

In the spirit of expressing love and gratitude this month, we are featuring another fantastic partner that has joined the Pivio experience: Integrated Gastroenterology Consultants (IGIC). Providing comprehensive, patient-centered gastroenterology care, the expert IGIC team addresses all aspects of gut health in the Merrimack Valley and Southern New Hampshire.  Joining as a Pivio partner inContinue reading “Partner Testimonial: Integrated Gastroenterology Consultants”

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Celebrating the Wins While Supporting Healthy Lifestyles

As the end of the year is just a few weeks away, now is a time when many organizations celebrate and recognize their teams. Our Pivio experts have recommendations and insights around how these enjoyable and important celebrations can occur while still supporting those on healthy lifestyle paths.  Importance of Social Connection At Pivio, oneContinue reading Celebrating the Wins While Supporting Healthy Lifestyles

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Pivio Thought Leadership: Lifestyle Medicine Interventions with Type 2 Diabetes Patients

Staying at the forefront of research and discovery is critically important to all of us at Lifestyle Medicine Institute (LMI). We are proud that many of our Pivio experts are published researchers, offering significant contributions to the lifestyle medicine community. Recently our Medical Director, Dr. Salvatore Lacagnina, DO, DipACLM, was a featured author in anContinue reading “Pivio Thought Leadership: Lifestyle Medicine Interventions with Type 2 Diabetes Patients”

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Fighting Inflammation with Lifestyle Medicine

Most, if not all, chronic diseases are linked to inflammation – commonly defined as the immune system’s response to an irritant. Inflammation can take many forms, particularly in the joints, including redness, swelling, pain and stiffness. It can also be short-lived (acute) or long-lasting (chronic). The encouraging news is that lifestyle medicine – and aContinue reading “Fighting Inflammation with Lifestyle Medicine”