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Should You Do Yoga If You have Low Back Pain
By Maggie Umberger | A Sweat Life | July 27, 2017
Curious to understand this more for myself, I asked a few experts across Chicago to add their perspectives on this discussion on back pain. The three had a lot to say on the topic of low back pain and this study in particular, but in general three themes stood out.
Next-Generation Incentives: Interactive Engagement Promotes Healthy Behavior
By Greg Goth | Society for Human Resource Management | June 6, 2017
What the most successful technology platforms have done is less about any carrot or stick. It is more about making it easy for humans to just connect.
The Rise Of Human Performance Facilities
By John Caulfield | Building Design + Construction | April 13, 2017
The latest trend in integrated healthcare and wellness is the emergence of facilities that track and enhance human performance at the intersection of medicine, fitness, nutrition, and recovery. At least one startup, Chicago-based Shift, is testing the public’s fervor for one-stop-shop services that combine to minimize acute and chronic pain, illness, and disease by encouraging everyday healthy living.
#WEGOTGOALS: Dr. Ari Levy’s Guiding Principle and Taking Care of Others
By Maggie Umberger | A Sweat Life | April 5, 2017
This week we talked to Dr. Ari Levy, founder and CEO of SHIFT, a healthcare company in Chicago that is flipping the script on the word “healthcare.” We learned that he bleeds goal setting – from the way he works with his team, to how he helps his clients and patients, to how he helps others achieve their goals through fitness and life coaching.
Changing The Outlook On Healthcare At Shift
By Maggie Umberger | A Sweat Life | March 15, 2017
An email Dr. Ari Levy wrote to himself 19 years ago was the genesis of an idea realized this year – the combination of medicine, fitness, nutrition, recovery and coaching under one roof – in a place he calls SHIFT.
Shift Continues Evolving Member Experience Through New Partnerships
PR Newswire | March 7, 2017
SHIFT, a new fully integrated healthcare facility in Chicago, is continuing to enhance the experience its members can expect through new partnerships with local Chicago healthcare providers: Athletico Physical Therapy and Rush University Medical Center.
Sunday Sitdown: Dr. Ari Levy, Start Up Pairs Medicine with Fitness
By Sandra Guy | Chicago Sun-Times | March 3, 2017
Goals, habit and accountability are such an important part of the SHIFT experience. A lot of us think we’re climbing Mount Everest to do whatever our goals and aspirations are. But it just takes one step – a little shift – which leads to another one.
Personalized Wellness Plans Target Health And Fitness
By Megy Karydes | Chicago Health Magazine | February 13, 2017
Ari Levy, MD, founder and CEO of River North-based SHIFT, understands that everyone’s lives and demands are different. His team takes those unique circumstances into account when working with members to develop customized plans.
Five Ways To Build Healthier Habits For The New Year
By Moira Lawler | Inside Hook | January 11, 2017
Part internal medicine practice, part fitness center and part meeting space for one-on-one coaching, the 14,000-sqaure-foot facility (expected to open this month) will unite all aspects of healthy living under one roof. And that roof is on the corner of Chicago and Orleans – pretty convenient, eh?
By Ari Levy, M.D. | LinkedIn | November 23, 2016
What if you found yourself on the first day of January feeling rested, healthy and ready to conquer 2017?
The Message Behind The Mustache
By Ari Levy, M.D. | LinkedIn | November 17, 2016
Guys, let’s talk about your health. Your health is important and it’s time to take it seriously.
Conscious Capitalism: Conscious Business and the Future of Healthcare
July 20, 2017
Dare to SHIFT: Empowering Women to Real Health
August 10, 2017