2022 Community of Wellness Symposium & Gala

Events will be hosted by Lotus Health Foundation, the non-profit arm of Rochester Clinic, and will be held at the Rochester Seventh-Day Adventist Church. The Celebration Gala will be held at Rochester Golf and Country Club on May 6 at 5:30 pm. The two-day event, themed “Lifestyle Medicine: The Compass to Your Well-Being”, focuses on education, prevention, and improving the […]

2022 Community of Wellness Gala

WHERE: Rochester Golf and Country Club WHEN: May 6, Friday, 5:30 – 8:45 pm (This is a ticketed event with limited seats.) Unless the City of Rochester put a restriction on indoor dining, all tickets sold are final and not refundable. Attendees may find substitutes if cannot attend. 5:30 -6:30 Social Hour 6:30 – 6:45 […]

What is your perfect vision of health in 2022?

What does it take to achieve optimal health for ourselves and our community? Join us for the 4th annual Community of Wellness Event in Rochester, MN, May 6 – 7. This lifestyle-driven event will illustrate the interconnection between individual wellness and community resilience. Learn the latest trends from world-renowned experts. Discover how they are transforming people’s lives with a […]

City of Rochester to mandate use of masks in indoor spaces beginning this week

The Rochester City Council voted overwhelmingly Monday to approve a citywide mandate on the use of face masks in indoor public spaces. The resolution — passed 6-1 (Council President Randy Staver was the lone nay vote) — was brought forward by Mayor Kim Norton, who said the requirement was necessary to keep the economy open […]

PRESS RELEASE: Wearing Masks, Saving Lives

The Lotus Health Foundation is pleased to announce the development of a comprehensive community service campaign, “Wearing Masks, Saving Lives: Make Our Own Masks, Protect US, Protect Others ,” to offer protection to the Greater Rochester community by sourcing and providing handmade cloth face masks, finished masks, and mask-making supplies to individuals and organizations.  We are challenging […]

March is Lifestyle Wellness Awareness Month

There is no better time to build a healthy, happy plan for our future. During Lifestyle Wellness Awareness Month in Rochester, MN, together, we can practice healthy lifestyle habits in everything we do.

Let’s Build a Healthy Future for Ourselves and Our Community

Rochester is a resilient city – we are all navigating stressful times and uncertainty. We are disappointed with the outcome of recent events, including the postponement of our annual Community of Wellness celebration. Yet, Spring is a time for renewal and rebirth. By practicing the principles of lifestyle medicine, we can stay healthy today and […]

20/20 Perfect Vision of Health Event Speakers

LIFESTYLE MEDICINE EXPERTS Hans Diehl, DrHSc, MPH, FACN Hans Diehl is the founder of the Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP) and of the Lifestyle Medicine Institute. Started in 1988, his CHIP program and his leadership have shown more than 80,000 graduates how simple lifestyle changes can facilitate the reversal of many lifestyle-related chronic diseases restoring […]