Physical Activity in the Context of Antiobesity Medications

Check out this article, Contemporary Treatments for Obesity: Physical Activity in the Context of Antiobesity Medications, from The Translational Journal of the American College of Sports Medicine.

Click here!

Impact of a Medical Fitness Model

Kudos to The Wellness Institute, an MFA Certified Facility in Winnipeg Canada, on their new study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association using data from 11,000 members, to show that regular attendance at the Wellness Institute is linked with fewer major adverse cardiovascular events compared to non-members.

Click here see the full report!

ACLM Offers Free Course

The American College of Lifestyle Medicine is offering their "Lifestyle Medicine & Food as Medicine Essentials" course for FREE.

Click here for more information!

Active Wellness and NorthBay Health Join to Reopen Wellness Center

MFA Industry Partner, Active Wellness, is opening their latest Active Wellness Center in Vacaville, CA this summer.

Check out their press release - especially the part that they are hiring! Links for their job opportunities included!

Top 5 Ways to Use Medical Fitness to Expand Your Business

USReps - the US Registry of Exercise Professionals - recently brought together MFA CEO David Flench; MFA member and Applied Fitness Solutions CEO Michael Stack; ACE EVP Graham Melstrand; and ACSM AVP Francis Neric for a great conversation about the benefits of medical fitness.

Click here to watch the webinar recording!

Meet Garren Harter

Say hi to Garren Harter, General Manager at the Hancock Wellness Center-Greenfield. Enjoy his inspiring story...but don't miss the incredible video of Garren working out with his (very) young son!!

We caught up with Garren recently and here’s what he had to say!

Meet Maya Arrington

Say hi to Maya Arrington, the Co-Founder of the first MFA Student Chapter! Read more about this amazing student and her dreams for quality healthcare that reduces health disparities and inequalities!

We caught up with Maya recently and here’s what she had to say!

Meet Karen Salazar

Say hi to Karen Salazar, the Founder of the first MFA Student Chapter! Read more about this amazing student as she heads out into the world!

We caught up with Karen recently and here’s what she had to say!

Meet Tom Johnston

Say hi to Tom Johnston, the Founder of the Talent Optimizer Group based in Denver, CO. Check out Tom's efforts to help people do the work they love to do every day and increase world happiness!

We caught up with Tom recently and here’s what he had to say!

Meet Connor McNeil

Say hi to Connor McNeil, the Assistant Director at the Riverside Wellness and Fitness Centers in Newport News and Gloucester, VA. Check out Connor's great advice to those coming into the medical fitness industry!

We caught up with Connor recently and here’s what he had to say!

Project 435

Project 435 is a united Fitness Industry initiative to enroll 435 Passionate Fitness Professionals who will represent the Fitness Industry in their local Congressional District. (There are 435 Congressional Districts)

Join Today and make your voice heard!

Announcing Active Wellness Center: The New Front Door to Better Health

MFA Industry Partner, Active Wellness, is forging new ground with the introduction of the first commercially branded, medically integrated wellness center chain, Active Wellness Center. Active Wellness Center, in partnership with nationally recognized health systems, will grow to better serve today's community health needs by taking a proactive, surround sound approach to optimal well-being.

Learn more here!

Meet Rebecca Phillips

Say hi to Rebecca Phillips, the Wellness Operations Supervisor at the Vidant Wellness Center in Greenville, NC. Check out how Rebecca brings her passion & energy in all that she does - it's inspiring!

We caught up with Rebecca recently and here’s what she had to say!

MFA Industry Partner, Club Automation, Continues Medical Fitness Blog Series

MFA Industry Partner, Club Automation, concludes their blog series on medical fitness with this final edition!

Check out how to convince your leadership to invest in your facility's growth strategy!

MFA Industry Partner, Club Automation, Launches New Medical Fitness Blog Series

MFA Industry Partner, Club Automation, has launched a new blog series on medical fitness!

Check out the first in this series!

Study Shows Health Benefits from Membership at a Medical Fitness Facility

The Medical Fitness Association is pleased to share that a recent study published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine concludes that “membership at a medical fitness facility was associated with a reduced risk of all-cause mortality and hospitalizations.”

Check out this great news!

Snapshot with MFA Member John Caliri on the Age is No Barrier Blog

If you haven't yet checked out Andy Graham's blog, Age is No Barrier (full of inspiring stories!), check out his Snapshots interviews - especially this one with MFA member (and former MFA Board member), John Caliri of FirstHealth Fitness. Stay wild, John!

Read and be inspired!

Sue Boreski of Reh-Fit on the Future of Medical Fitness

Check out the September 2021 edition of Club Solutions Magazine for the cover article about Sue Boreski, CEO of the MFA member and Certified Facility, The Reh-Fit Centre in Canada, Read about what Sue has seen in the progression of medical fitness across her 40-year career!

Check out the article today!