006 - Religion and Longevity - Can Your Spirituality Help You Live Long?


Jul 1 2021 • 25 mins

As many of us look for the secret to longevity, researchers have found that there is a link between living long and religion.   In this episode, Coach JPMD has a conversation with Zach J. Elliot.  Zach is a pastor, husband, father, author, and Jesus follower who helps us understand the reasons why he thinks spirituality and religious practices can help populations live long.  Coach JPMD has known Zach for many years and admires his passion for fostering relationships and preaching the gospel.  Physicians often do not feel comfortable discussing spirituality in the exam room.  What if this was one of the key aspects in helping your patient flourish and live healthier lives.  Research by Dan Buettner and his colleagues have found that religious practices in the infamous Blue Zones demonstrated a consistent correlation between this and longevity.  You will not want to miss this episode.  Please subscribe, follow, and share with your friends.  It takes a community of like-minded individuals aiming for the same goal in order to help physicians PRACTICE: IMPOSSIBLE™.

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