Nutrition 2016-11-29T15:10:48+00:00

Goldmine! Plant-Based Diet Gets An Entire Special Issue in a Medical Journal

By | June 10th, 2017|Categories: Featured, Nutrition, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Plant-Based Nutrition for Healthcare Professionals Double celebration as my new article with Ray Cronise, Plant-Based Nutrition for Healthcare Professionals: Implementing Diet as a Primary Modality in the Prevention and Treatment of Chronic Disease, just published in [...]

No, Butter is Not Back

By | May 1st, 2017|Categories: Featured, Nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Saturated fat - found primarily in animal products - promotes chronic disease. Still. This is solidly established in the scientific literature. Although recent industry funded meta analyses, designed specifically to confuse and obfuscate the health [...]

Six Serious Reasons to Just Ditch Dairy

By | January 13th, 2017|Categories: Featured, Nutrition, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Haven't ditched dairy yet? Here are 6 serious reasons to just do it:   1. As per Dr. Michael Klaper, the purpose of cow's milk is to help a baby calf grow, grow, grow as [...]

Two New Papers Putting the Power of Plant-Based Diets in the Spotlight

By | December 3rd, 2016|Categories: Featured, Nutrition, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Power of Plant-Based Diets Validated Once Again in Recent Research According to abundant scientific support, plant-based diets have consistently been associated with not only significant health advantages, but also nutrient adequacy. Despite headlines blaring out messages of [...]

A Physician’s Guide to Plant-Based Diets

By | July 19th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Nutrition, Press|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

I am thrilled to announce that my article, A Physician's Guide to Plant-Based Diets, was just published in Kaiser Permanente's summer issue of their medical journal, The Permanente Journal. Kaiser is leading the way in preventive medicine, [...]

How to Optimize the “Whole” in a Whole Food, Plant-Based Diet

By | June 15th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Food can feel complicated. But it really doesn't need to be. Keeping it simple and as close to nature as possible is all that is necessary. An optimal diet that reduces risk for disease is based on whole plant foods [...]