Wednesday, August 15, 2012

USANA Convention Rocks! Dr. Oz, Larry King, John C Maxwell. & Belinda Carlise!

Stellar Line Up at USANA Health Sciences 20th Anniversary

USANA Health Sciences Celebrates with Leading Edge Health Practitioners

August 15, 2012

Today Usana Health Sciences, the nutritional supplement company that is an industry leader in wellness products is celebrating it's 20 year anniversary in grand style! Visionary, founder microbiologist, micro immunologist, and best selling author,  Dr. Myron Wentz will be joined by world class leaders in wellness and positive thinking in Salt Lake City now through August 18th. Dr. Mehmet Oz, Emmy Award winning cardio vascular surgeon, Dr. Christiane Northrup, author and leading edge advocate in women's health, Dr. Libby Weaver sleep specialist and expert on womens health, Dr. Dennis Waitely motivational coach to Fortune 500, television personality Larry King, John C. Maxwell author of The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, Jason Ryan Dorsey " the Gen Y Guy" and Darren Hardy will all have their turn to address  and educate thousands of passionate Usana associates who take making the communities around them a healthier and wealthier place seriously with a good dose of fun along the way. Tonight everyone will be rocking out at the Usana Amphitheatre to the sounds that go back to the 80's that  reflect the sensibility of the Boomer age musical taste. The Go - Go's Belynda Carlisle, Kenny Loggins, Eddie Money, and Tommy Shaw (the voice of Styx)  and a few surprises will have every body pumped in their 80's gear. Make some noise!

Topics of Discussion

Usana pours a lot of time and energy offering their reps world class training during International Convention. Phil Kirk one of Usana's top leaders once remarked that Usana was " a self improvement course disguised as a nutritional supplement company". USANA Health Sciences is a research based manufacturer that spends millions of dollars annually to improve products made for human consumption partnering with the Linus Pauling Institute, TOSH and even the U.S. Olympic Team. Realizing that the heart and spirit need to be addressed as well as the intellect, enjoy this sampling of  some of what is being offered on the Training Stages as part of the  Convention package to attendees:
How Women Ignite Prosperity In  Business
Hosting Health & Wellness Seminars with Carmen Marshall
Building A Solid Foundation
Setting Up Your Business Online
Digestion & Detox- Fact or Fiction
Healthy Living Tips from Sanoviv
Building Your Business with the Everyday Athlete with Gold Medalist Jennifer Azzi
Branding Yourself with Jen Groover
Generation Connected with Ryan Dorsey
Revitalizing Skin with Sense with Amy Chalmers
Wow! What a menu and that's not all.

Health Corps vs Child Obesity Partnering with Lisa and Dr. Oz 

One of the most exciting and in my mind critical partnerships that have emerged this year is the partnership between Usana and Lisa and Dr. Oz for their teen obesity project Health Corps. The scope an ambition of this program is vast and the reasons why are voiced below by founder Dr. Oz and Dave Wentz CEO of Usana Health Sciences.

"Consider that approximately 12.5 million American children and adolescents, ages 2 to 19 years, are obese," Dr. Oz said. "In New York State alone, obesity among children and adolescents has tripled over the last three decades. This is among the many issues that HealthCorps is committed to address, and with USANA's generosity, we are able to do much more with our programs."

"One of the reasons we chose to donate to HealthCorps is because we share such similar values," said Dave Wentz, USANA's chief executive officer. "Our common mission is to create a healthier world for future generations, while helping people make better decisions today. It's impressive to see how HealthCorps is impacting people's lives."
  • HealthCorps “Coordinators” carry out unique in-school and community programming targeting high-need populations. Coordinatorsare recent college graduates who defer entry into medical school or graduate health programs to serve a two-year full time assignment at a designated public high school.
  • Using peer-mentoring to deliver an experiential curriculum in nutrition,fitness and mental strength, Coordinators give teens purpose, help develop human character and inspire an interest in health and culinary arts careers.
  • Children's Hunger Run 5K -  Raise Funds While Running Around Town

    5K Childrens Hunger Run with participating associates
    The event begins on Saturday, August 18, 2012, with registration onsite at 6:00 a.m. and the event starting at 7:00 a.m. Tickets are now on sale, $25 USD for adults and $15 USD for children 12 and under, and include a commemorative T-shirt. All proceeds are donated to the USANA TrueHealth Foundation. Register at the USANA True Health Foundation booth, located inside the Salt Palace Convention Center beginning Wednesday, August 15, oronsite the day of the event at the Energy Solutions Arena, beginning at 6:00 a.m. Awards will be presented to: the first man; first woman; first man or woman 60 years or older; and first child 12 or younger who cross the finish line, as well as the best representation of a hero. This is a wonderful way to start to bring the International Convention to a close.  Since 1991 The Children's Hunger Fund  has distributed 927 Million dollars in food and resources  to serve the needs of 10 million children in 35 states and 72  counties with Dr. Wentz establishing orphanages in war torn countries.

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