Primary Health Care: Open Access

ISSN - 2167-1079

Rekha M

Institute of Science and Technology, JNTUH, Hyderabad, India


  • Short Communication   
    Lifestyle Medicine in the Community: Promoting Health Equity through Preventive Medicine
    Author(s): Rekha M*

    Lifestyle medicine is a new strategic approach that is reshaping the preventative care landscape and having a significant impact on chronic disease prevention (LM). Lifestyle medicine is defined as "a branch of evidence-based medicine in which comprehensive lifestyle changes (including nutrition, physical activity, stress management, social support, and environmental exposures) are used to prevent, treat, and reverse chronic disease progression by addressing the underlying causes." According to evidence-based research, LM guidelines may help people who are at risk of developing diseases live longer and with fewer difficulties. Patients' glycemic control, lipid profile, blood pressure, and anthropometric profile were all improved after a long-term communitybased combined exercise programme, for example. Individuals' exposure to lifestyle risk has also been reduced by .. View More»

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