The Lifestyle Medicine Economic Research Consortium is a joint venture between the American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM) and the Lifestyle Medicine Institute (LMI).

Lifestyle Medicine is revolutionizing our healthcare system and ACLM is working to treat the cause and spark a movement that will result in lower costs, improved outcomes and enhanced well-being. LMI is the developer of the Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP), an affordable, intensive lifestyle change program designed to reduce disease risk factors through the adoption of better health habits and appropriate lifestyle modifications.


Jere Stocks,
Lifestyle Medicine Institute

Healthcare costs just keep going up – with big companies expecting total healthcare costs of over $14,000 per employee, and much of this increase due to pharmceuticals. We need lifestyle medicine more than ever.