Processed vs. Whole Foods: The Science of Nutrition

The GWI Nutrition for Healthspan Initiative is introducing a series of blogs providing simple guidelines for changing food habits for vibrant health and wellbeing. For more content, we invite you to read the chapters of the book that the Initiative has just published. Processed vs. Whole Foods: The Science of Nutrition Processed and whole foods represent two distinct categories in our diets, with important positive or…

What is a Health Coach?

What is a Health Coach? Coaches are common in sports and for career executives, but the field of Health and Wellness Coaching has less clarity.  The field of Health and Wellness Coaching (HWC) is rapidly growing and on the path to becoming an essential role in integrative healthcare, public health, and workplace wellness programs; so it’s important to understand the value HWCs can offer to…

Why Every Coach Should Up-Skill For The Aging Population

Why Every Coach Should Up-Skill For The Aging Population The source and data in this article are from the book Wake-Up, Shake-Up, Thrive, How to Lift Up Your Life in Your 50’s and Beyond. Aging population The aging population is increasing, the World Health Organization estimates that by 2050, one in six people will be over the age of 65, and already today 35% of…