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The Benefits of Plant-Based Nutrition

In this first article in a special 11 part series ACLM presents the evidence supporting the benefits of a whole food, predominantly plant-based diet to prevent and reverse disease in multiple clinical settings.

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ACLM leaders bringing lifestyle medicine to family medicine

A trio of leaders in lifestyle medicine have a key role in helping to integrate the fast-growing medical specialty into family medicine, a field that is critical to success in reversing the trajectory of chronic disease in the United States.

Brenda Rea, MD, DrPH, PT, RD, DipABLM, Lifestyle Medicine Intensivist, FACLM; Beth Polk, MD, FAAFP, DipABLM; and Amy Mechley, MD, FAAFP, FACLM, DipABLM, DipAAFP, are family medicine physicians and American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM) members committed to making lifestyle medicine the foundation of health and all health care.

In their ongoing effort to integrate lifestyle medicine into family medicine, Drs. Rea, Polk and Mechley will co-chair a live CME-eligible lifestyle medicine training Oct. 27-29 for the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP).

Featured Continuing Education Offerings

We invite you to explore our ever-growing educational offerings, and the key events and conferences which keep our members at the cutting edge of lifestyle medicine and its clinical applications.

Remission of Type 2 Diabetes & Reversal of Insulin Resistance

Worldwide, Diabetes is a Leading Cause of Morbidity and Mortality
Yet, there is a safe, powerful and cost effective treatment and it's time every patient, and clinician knows


Physician and Health Professional Well-being

This course pairs a unique perspective on personal and organization wellness with a practical approach and useful supporting materials, that can build a well-being mindset and improve work life balance for yourself and others around you.


Articles as CME/CE/MOC - Free for members!

ACLM and AJLM are pleased to offer CME/CE and ABLM MOC for one (1) journal article in each of the six (6) bi-monthly AJLM issues. All 6 peer-reviewed articles with quizes are available for free to members and for $40 for non-members.

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