Definition of Lifestyle Medicine

Authored by: George Guthrie

Lifestyle Medicine

Print publication date:  May  2019
Online publication date:  April  2019

Print ISBN: 9781138708846
eBook ISBN: 9781315201108
Adobe ISBN:

10.1201/9781315201108-82

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Abstract

Lifestyle Medicine is a relatively new medical specialty being defined as the prevention and treatment of appropriate disease states by changing the personal habits and behavioral choices of individuals in such a way as to address the underlying cause.

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