Louis Bezich

Louis Bezich

Louis Bezich is author of "Crack the Code: 10 Proven Secrets that Motivate Healthy Behavior and Inspire Fulfillment in Men Over 50." He serves as senior vice-president, strategic alliances with Cooper University Health Care, and is an adjunct professor in the Graduate Department of Public Policy and Administration at the Camden campus of Rutgers University. He also sits on various public, non-profit and corporate boards and has published numerous articles in the field of public administration and health. He is a contributing author to "Corporate Lawbreaking and Interactive Compliance," edited by Jay A. Sigler and Joseph E. Murphy. 

January 14, 2020

Men's Health

Grandchildren remind us to find magic in the moment – and provide motivation for healthy living

Grandchildren can provide the motivation necessary to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. After all, who wants to miss all the precious moments?

December 31, 2019

Men's Health

A New Year's resolution for older men: Undergo a prostate exam

Sixty percent of prostate cancer cases occur among men older than 65 – a figure topped only by skin cancer. And screenings are recommended for high-risk men as early as age 40.

December 24, 2019

Men's Health

A health guide to drinking alcohol at the holidays

For those conscious of their health, what is the current thinking when it comes to alcohol? I can remember reading studies suggesting that a glass of wine every night was good for you. Is this still the case? Are there some simple rules of thumb that a conscientious person can follow? Well, sort of.

December 3, 2019

Men's Health

Men, give yourself the gift of health this holiday season

Only three in five men get an annual physical, and 40% don’t go to the doctor even when they fear they have a serious medical condition. That needs to change.

November 19, 2019

Wellness

Flip holiday rituals into a motivator for healthy behavior

For guys that strive to live healthy, the holidays represent a real test of our commitment. Seasonal parties, family dinners, and gifts of food and drink create a minefield of temptation.

November 6, 2019

Wellness

Healthy living: A gift to yourself – and the next generation

As loving, parental relationships continually fuel our desire to stay healthy and enjoy the emotional benefits, they simultaneously send a message that can influence the next generation. We can show them the way to good health.

October 31, 2019

Wellness

Happiness is the X-factor in your health

Looking for that secret factor that can help you get healthy? Here it is: Get happy. There is a huge body of research that documents a link between healthiness and happiness. And there's even hope for the old farts known for their grumpiness and pessimism.

October 14, 2019

Men's Health

Americans need a new model for healthy living, Cooper Health VP says

It is clear that Americans need a different and unconventional path to good health. Only through the adoption and cultural acceptance of a new model can Americans overcome the practical constraints to healthy living, including time and attention, and reverse these alarming trends.

September 27, 2019

Men's Health

Two guys, one weekend and the power of social relationships

Louis Bezich reflects on a weekend visit from his brother, Chris, and the power of social relationships among men older than age 50.

September 11, 2019

Men's Health

Eagles fandom: men, emotion and motivation

Football season is much more than the games. It’s the rituals, the routines and the memories that they bring. It’s the bonding and the comradery that we experience and pass along to future generations. The strength of these emotions cannot be underestimated.

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