Curious what the Pivio journey is like? Hear from recent participants as they share what Pivio has meant to them, and how it has impacted so many areas of their health and wellbeing.
Lifestyle Medicine’s Impact on Chronic Disease
David Katz, MD, MPH – a medical specialist in preventative medicine and public health – shares the impact that lifestyle medicine can have on chronic disease, as well as its importance for individuals and families.
Whole Food Plant-Based Basics
The Ideal Plant-Based Plate — Charmin Ascherbrener, Register Dietitian & Pivio Coaching Operations Manager shares recommendations for building the ideal plant-based plate.
Sam Smith shares her personal story of how a whole food plant based diet drastically improved her quality of life
Lifestyle Medicine Institute to Launch Turnkey Solution for Organizations to Reduce Healthcare Costs
LOMA LINDA, Calif., Feb. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Lifestyle Medicine Institute (LMI) is launching an innovative health and wellbeing program aimed to help communities, organizations, and their employees transform their health and decrease risk of chronic disease. Launching in Spring 2022, Pivio – the Complete Health Improvement Program is an enhanced solution that represents a new eraContinue reading “Lifestyle Medicine Institute to Launch Turnkey Solution for Organizations to Reduce Healthcare Costs”
Kids at risk, growing healthy kids
The news is not good. “Heart disease begins in childhood,” reports the National Institutes of Health. A recent examination of 360 randomly selected youngsters, ages 7 to 12, revealed that 98 percent of the children already had two or more risk factors for heart disease. But we keep hearing that people are getting healthier! It’sContinue reading “Kids at risk, growing healthy kids”
Aging, older can be better
Everyone hates getting old. People want to stay young, or at least middle-aged. But time keeps marching. With the 65-and-older segment getting larger in North America what are the prospects for the golden-agers in today’s world? An increasing trend is to date people by their intellectual and social capabilities rather than by chronological age. Health,Continue reading “Aging, older can be better”
THE TRUTH ABOUT FOOD (with guest, Dr. David Katz)
David Katz, MD, one of the world’s leading authorities on lifestyle medicine, health promotion, and the prevention of chronic disease lays out what’s fundamentally and reliably true — while setting us all free from fads, false claims, and distractions by showing how to differentiate truth from the exploitative “lies” that abound.
Chronic inflammation has real detrimental effects on our health, linked to the development of heart disease, diabetes, depression, Alzheimer’s disease, and even cancer. So, what can be done about it? Inflammation is one of the body’s natural defense mechanisms. When your body gets attacked by a virus your immune system jumps in to save youContinue reading “Chronic inflammation”