01.14.2020
by jamie.p

  #LiftEvaUp! In recent news, The Point had announced our excitement as we gained a new partner: Chuck Runyon of Self Esteem Brands (Anytime Fitness, Basecamp Fitness, Wax In The City, The Bar Method, and more). Now, to kick-off our new partnership we've decided to launch a campaign close to our hearts: #LiftEvaUp   My Story: By Eva I am Eva, I am 15 years old and live in Norway.... READ MORE

11.01.2019
by The Point

We thrived as we talked about ways to survive the Jungle of Medicine: We have retreats for those starting their health and wellness journey, we have retreats for the advancing health enthusiast, and we have retreats for healthcare professionals who lead others to health. Last month we gathered an incredible group of healthcare professionals amongst the crisp fall air and amber colored fall leaves to talk about what it means to... READ MORE

08.01.2019
by The Point

Did you know nurses are more trusted by the public than any other profession, even physicians? This has been the case in survey after survey for years. I myself have a dozen nursing colleagues who I would trust with my life and someday likely will. I have been a nurse for roughly 20 years in a variety of patient care areas and I have spent the last decade focused on... READ MORE

05.01.2019
by The Point

What Is Functional Medicine? Functional medicine is an approach to looking at the nature of chronic diseases. This biology-based model sees your body as an integrated system, not just an assembly of different organs. This approach also recognizes that all of us are biochemically and genetically unique. Thus, functional medicine seeks to identify the underlying cause of a disease and design a personalized care for each patient. Functional Medicine: A... READ MORE

04.01.2019
by The Point

Up until very recently, bacterial and viral-based diseases were the biggest health risks to the human population. But while the miracles of modern medicine have made the world a much safer place on one level, the modern lifestyle has created a new crisis of epic proportions. From diabetes and heart disease at all-time highs to depression now becoming the number one cause of disability in the world, chronic diseases that... READ MORE

03.01.2019
by The Point

Click on the link below to listen to our Fire and Ice 2019 Live Panel Podcast from the Point! Hosted by Hilda Gore from the Weston Price Foundation and featuring; Thaddeus Owen, Nic Zahasky, Todd Shipman, Heidi Sime, and Christa Rymal. This Panel podcast takes place in our main log lodge with a fire burning in the background and soothing red lights surrounding us as we wind down our last... READ MORE

03.01.2019
by The Point

In a country with wide-reaching levels of depression, poor lifestyle choices are often to blame. The good news is that with minimal effort, and very small tweaks to one’s routine, almost anyone can transform their emotional wellbeing. Here are six simple ideas to try.  Cultivate more face-to-face relationships Ironically, as the working world embraces the idea of the open-plan office and single-occupancy rooms become less common, we’re becoming more and... READ MORE

12.01.2018
by The Point

Stop me if you have heard this one before…. ….at the gym, Bob starts talking to you about this great new keto diet he is doing. “Yeah bro, it is SICK! I can eat as much fat as I want and some protein. I am destroying pounds of bacon, sirloin, whole eggs and coconut oil by the gallons.” At first blush, that sounds fun for awhile. Then as Bob yammers... READ MORE

11.01.2018
by The Point

The Point focuses on Four Pillars to improve the mental and physical health of guests. If you're familiar with the concept of Blue Zones, then you may see some commonalities between Blue Zones and the The Point's Four Pillars of optimal health. Let us show you how the Point Retreat's Four Pillars to health and the features of the Blue Zones do have quite a bit in common. What is... READ MORE

10.01.2018
by The Point

What if the most important nutrient in the entire world was right in front of you every single day. And what if you were told to avoid it, or that it could hurt you? Better yet, what if this nutrient was completely free, for everyone, and available anywhere in the world? In fact, it’s often been said, truthfully, that this one nutrient is the basis of all life on this... READ MORE