Health and Fitness

How Will You Measure Your Life?

In 2012, Clayton M Christiansen published a book called How Will You Measure Your Life? It is A powerful book, filled with inspiration and wisdom that helps readers forge a path to health and fulfillment.

A kind and thoughtful person once told me that you should measure your life with a ruler. Take measure and stock of your life Be self-aware and don’t be afraid to do some self examination,

As a Rehabilitation Physician, sadly I see cases all time of people living unhealthy and unfulfilled lives because of the choices they have made. Poor diet and health habits often ages them greatly beyond their years moving them rapidly along the ruler of life. This robs them of the energy and mobility to truly enjoy life and achieve many of their goals.

Roy T Bennett, The Light in the Heart tells us to “Don’t just change, transform. Don’t just take, give. Don’t just see, feel. Don’t just dream, do and don’t just exist, live.“ It’s an important reminder that how you act and take care of yourself, along the ruler of your life, matters. It’s a journey, not a destination.

Mae West once humorously said “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.“

Stay well!

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