Prescribing Lifestyle Medicine puts patient care firmly back in patients’ hands – and enables practitioners to apply personalised care principles. This approach encourages greater patient choice and involvement, shared decision making and supported self-management.
By getting to the root cause of patients’ symptoms quickly, Prescribing Lifestyle Medicine reduces the need for follow ups and prescription medication, saving time and money across the system.
With chronic disease on the rise globally, never has the need for lifestyle medicine been more necessary. Comprehensive lifestyle changes are used to prevent, treat and reverse the progression of chronic diseases by addressing their underlying causes.