Join us onboard the July 15, 2022 sailing of Milan, Venice & the Gems of Northern Italy for an exclusive chance to meet Dr. Noachim Marco, a physician and speaker with more than 30 years of experience, and enjoy two Signature Lectures on wellness throughout the cruise.
As told by humanity's earliest written tales, there was a belief that those who lived to very old ages did so because they drank water that healed and prevented disease. Various societies and cultures throughout our early history continued to maintain that belief. As time progressed, the path of longevity shifted from the search of a magical fountain to what foods and behaviors increased the chances of living a long and meaningful life. After science and medicine dawned, societies shifted the responsibility for health to the trained experts. Yet, with all our knowledge, humanity has yet to lengthen our days from the start of recorded time.
Stopping the Clock – How to Add Life to Your Years and Years to Your Life
Wellness is defined as an active process through which people become aware of and make choices toward a more successful existence. The concept is not just a marketing ploy for one of the largest health plans in the United States, but a global movement. We will discuss how a person can thrive and benefit from taking control through making choices consistent with what current experts have shown to be beneficial. We will explore the specific eating habits, physical activities, and dietary supplements that help to maintain health and prevent disease. We will also show what does not work. A summary of the most current literature will be presented on what slows down the development of common diseases such as dementia.
About Dr. Noachim Marco
Noachim Marco, M.D. serves as the chief medical officer for the Los Angeles Jewish Home. He is also the executive director of the Brandman Research Institute and the medical director of LAJH Medical Associates. Dr. Marco also serves as a founding member of the new Clinical Advisory Group for LeadingAge, a national organization representing more than 5,000 nonprofit service providers in the field of aging. This Clinical Advisory Group offers guidance on a broad range of issues to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), and other influential policymakers.
With more than 30 years of experience as a physician, Dr. Marco is a prolific writer, and a sought-after speaker. He has presented numerous lectures and led workshops on a range of medical issues and topics that include elder care, clinician patient communication and physician training. He holds a Bachelor of Sciences Degree from UCLA, and his medical degree is from UC Davis.
Milan, Venice & the Gems of Northern Italy (2022)
Milan to Venice | 10 days
Uncover the enchanted beauty and breathtaking history of Milan, Venice and Northern Italy.
Begin your journey in stunning Milan and disembark in romantic Venice. These two legendary cities...
Ship: S.S. La Venezia
Signature Lecture Series - Wellness & the Fountain of Youth