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About Dr.Meletis

Dr. Chris D. Meletis is highly respected internationally as an educator, physician, international author and lecturer. At the age of 30, he became the Chief Medical Officer and Dean of Clinical Education at the oldest Naturopathic Medical School in the United States. He served in this role, ultimately becoming the Dean of the Naturopathic Medicine, while remaining Chief Medical Officer. During this time he completed authorship of his first of internationally published books, and now has authored or co-authored a total of 16 books, with 3 additional works pending publication.

His personal mission is “Changing the World’s Health One Person at a Time.” He believes that when people become educated about their mind and body that is the moment when change begins. Beyond the extensive list of books that he has authored, he has over 200 published scientific articles published in such journals and magazines as Natural Health, Alternative and Complementary Therapies, Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients, Life Extension, Natural Pharmacy and Complementary Prescriptions. He also often participates in regional and national media broadcast programs to further his educational reach to those wishing to be empowered about health promoting life changes.

Dr. Meletis is actively involved in public service, education and outreach to the medical community as well. He serves on the Medical Advisory committee for the Portland Public Head Start, as he believes ones health and wellness during early youth creates the foundation for a life time of wellbeing. Dr. Meletis also lectures for the A4M, Institute for Functional Medicine and other medical education groups that focus on helping healthcare providers gain the clinical tools for maximal health impact in medical practice.

Dr. Meletis was also recently recognized and awarded the Physician of the Year by the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians. This honor was bestowed upon him for his efforts to further medical education and specifically for being the driving force for starting 16 community clinics to help the poor and underserved in Portland Metro area in Oregon. These clinics have spurred other naturopathic medical schools and their graduates to pursue similar heart driven missions. He believes that through effective communications and real action we can all make the world healthier and truly protect and enhance life.

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Improve Posture

  • 1.Avoid slouching. Be aware of your posture as you walk, sit, and drive, keep shoulders squared and head pulled back and up.

  • 2.Imagine a thread pulling the top of your head toward the ceiling. Visualization can help improve your sense of position.

  • 3.If your job requires you to sit for long periods, take frequent breaks to stand, stretch and shake it out.

  • 4.Maintain a strong core to help support proper posture. Add core-training exercises to your daily routine.

  • 5.A firm mattress and ergonomic pillow help achieve proper back support while you sleep, so you'll stand straighter in the a.m.

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