The First Scientific Way To Measure Health Consciousness

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Shadi Hosseini, DDS
Dental Health Expert, Good Morning America
Ole-Petter R. Hamnvik, MBBCh, BAO, MM
Endocrinologist, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Abbie Smith-Ryan, PhD
Asst. Prof. Exercise & Sports Science, UNC
Cate Shanahan, MD
Science Director, LA Lakers PRO Nutrition
Jill Brown
Group Fitness Expert & Master Trainer
Chris Kidawski
CrossFit Level 1 Coach & Elite Athlete Trainer
Andy Powell
Associate Head Coach, Univ. of Oregon.
Vance Newgard
Head Olympic Weightlifting Coach United States —Olympic Training Site, Northern Michigan University
Gilly Lane
Head Men’s Squash Coach, UPENN. National Pan Am Team Coach and Gold Medalist.
Candy Tsourounis, PharmD
Professor Clinical Pharmacy, UCSF
Randolph W. Evans, MD
Neurologist, Clinical Professor, & Editor
Donna Boden
Registered & Licensed Dietitian Dana Farber
Prajakta Ranade, MS RD CDE
Clinical Dietitian, Stanford Health Care
Scott Hacker, MD
Team Orthopedic Surgeon, US Olympic Team
Melanie R. Silverman
Pediatric Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
Liza Makowski, PhD
Assistant Professor, Nutrition, UNC
Bridget Swinney
Award-Winning Author MS, RDN
Jeffrey Popma, MD
Director Interventional Cardiology, Beth Israel
Sarah Ballantyne, PhD
Award-Winning Blogger, The Paleo Mom
Adam Campbell
Record Holding World Class Ultrarunner
Danielle Omar
Registered Dietitian / Nutritionist, Author
Ariane Hundt
Clinical Nutritionist & Fitness Expert
Tamara Duker Freuman
Registered & Certified Dietitian, Nutritionist
Stefano Profumo
Elite Category 1 Cyclist and Masters Category Champion
Nicole F. Holovach
Registered & Licensed Dietitian, Organic Farmer
Hina Chaudhry, MD
Assoc. Prof. of Medicine, Mt. Sinai
Glenn Mills
GoSwim co-founder, coach & Olympian
Josh Rohr
USA Powerlifting Senior International Coach 3X USA Powerlifting National Champion
Paul Nussbaum, PhD
President & Founder Brain Health Center
Gail M. Whitelaw, PhD, MHA
Audiologist / Professor, Doctor of Audiology
Susie Garcia
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist & Author
Ashish Bhatia, MD
Assoc. Prof. Clinical Dermatology, Northwestern
Matthew Ruscigno
Registered Dietitian, Vegan and Endurance Athlete, Author
Kristen McGee
Celebrity Yoga and Pilates Instructor
Barry J. Jacobs
Psychologist, Family Therapist, Author
Dylan Bosch
Olympic Swimmer, Team Captain - Div I NCAA Athlete. 14-time NCAA All-American.
Greg Camarillo
Ex-National Football League (NFL) Player
Brooke Alpert
Nutrition Expert & Author MS, RD, CDN
Dorothy L. Espelage, PhD
Authored White House Brief on Bullying
Chris Carmichael
Pro-Cyclist, Olympic Coach, CEO & Author
James Colbert, MD
Internal Medicine, Harvard Med School Faculty
Kyle McFarland
Nationally and Internationally Competitive Climber and Route Setter
Kevin Knopf, MD
Dir., Hematology / Oncology, St. Luke’s Hospital
Espen D. Kateraas
Accomplished Endurance Athlete
Ashley Turner
Yoga–Meditation Instructor, Psychotherapist
Dathan Ritzenhein
Olympian, Professional Athlete, Coach
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People With High Health IQ Live Longer

A well-rounded foundation of health knowledge correlates to a significant reduction in mortality risk even after controlling for covariates like age and gender.

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Found The Health Conscious Have Lower Mortality

High Health IQ men had 70% lower mortality than low Health IQ men and for women the difference was 25%. Overall, those with high Health IQ have 57% lower mortality.

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Health IQ Data Correlates To CDC Research on Obesity

States with low Health IQ are the same as states with the highest rates of obesity.

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