10 February, 2020

Australia and the U.S. may be on opposite sides of the globe, but the two countries have a lot in common when it comes to minimising chronic conditions and removing barriers to quality healthcare, according to John Hall, CEO and director of Sydney-based Executive Health Solutions and Life First Assessment. John says that to the outside world, Aussies appear to be healthier and more active, but they too struggle to curb rising rates in obesity, diabetes, depression, anxiety and other chronic health conditions. In addition, the expense of reigning in these illnesses can be costly. So, how can we combat this growing health epidemic? John says investing in preventative health is key.

Curious to learn why? Check out Episode 12 on the Sharecare YouTube channel, Mixing It Up: Episode 12 – John Hall Reviews Healthcare in Australia & Overall Well-Being, and subscribe to catch new episodes every Saturday through early 2020.

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