Category Archives: Vibrant health

A new “vital sign” in the field of medicine?

Could what we eat be more important to our health than not smoking? The CDC estimates that poor diet is as harmful to health as is smoking. Yet, while smoking status is routinely assessed at every patient visit, evaluation of … Continue reading

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How long would you like to live?

Letterman is now joking on his show about people living to 150. During my first month of blogging back in 2011, I posted a blog about David Murdock, the  big Dole tycoon who is now 89. My blog was all … Continue reading

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Are corporate wellness programs working?

In my opinion, they’re not even scratching the surface. What’s missing? Even though almost ALL large companies have some kind of formalized wellness program in place, the average health care cost per employee continues to increase at about 6% a … Continue reading

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