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

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 The Journal of Geriatric Cardiology. You can view it here: bit.ly/GeriatricPBN This is the full-text: bit.ly/GeriatricPBN-pdf Further, this issue of [...]

2017-06-10T13:18:01+00:00 June 10th, 2017|Featured, Nutrition, Uncategorized|

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

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 deficiency and danger, the evidence continues to show otherwise. Two brand new compelling papers were published expressing the safety, adequacy, and [...]

2016-12-05T12:48:57+00:00 December 3rd, 2016|Featured, Nutrition, Uncategorized|

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

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 which are recognizable and enjoyed in their most intact form, avoiding animal products and processed foods. But what is a processed food, [...]

2016-11-29T15:10:52+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Featured, Nutrition|

5 Reasons To Avoid Oils In A Healthy Diet

Question for the What Would Julieanna Do? Q&A: Why do you recommend minimizing or avoiding the use of oils in a healthy diet? Answer: Related Links: You Tube Video Answer Healthy Fat Intake Fatty Acid Composition of Fats and Oils Coconut Oil Consumption and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Humans Coconut Oil - Menace or Miracle Food [...]

6 Steps Towards a Plant-Based Diet

Undoubtedly you have been hearing the words "plant-based" and "vegan" flooding the media as more and more people are becoming more and more plant-curious. With evidence building in the scientific database on the extraordinary health benefits of eating more plants; with rapid growth of vegan restaurant (chains) and vegan options on menus; and with exploding recipe sources [...]

2016-11-29T15:11:11+00:00 August 24th, 2014|Featured, Motivation|

Vitamin D

Question for the What Would Julieanna Do? Q&A: Do vegans have an increased incidence of vitamin D deficiency as omnivores?   Answer: Related Links: Institute of Medicine (IOM) Dietary Supplement Fact Sheet IOM Dietary Reference Intakes Sheet for Vitamins Vegetarian Resource Group FAQ's About Vitamin D NutritionFacts.org Optimum Nutrition Recommendations

2016-11-29T15:11:34+00:00 October 11th, 2013|Featured, What Would Julieanna Do? Q&A|

US News Best Diets 2013 Google Hangout Interview

2013 is the Year of Plant-Based! US News ranked the 11 best plant-based diets, which includes vegan, vegetarian, macrobiotic, raw, and more. I was interviewed by Angela Haupt on Tuesday, January 8th, 2013 about what it means to eat a whole food, plant-based diet. Here is the recording of our US News Google Hangout interview about Best Diets [...]

2016-11-29T15:11:47+00:00 January 9th, 2013|Appearances, Featured|

Guest Appearance on the Dr. Oz Show

Watch my appearance on the Dr. Oz Show. Part 1 sets up the story. It’s Dr. Oz’s most extreme experiment ever! Dr. Oz locked 3 women in a zoo to see if they could lower their blood pressure, cholesterol and weight on a diet with no meat, dairy, sugar or caffeine. Is this the diet [...]

2016-11-29T15:12:07+00:00 October 28th, 2011|Appearances|

Benefits of a Plant-Based Diet

A brief glimpse into the multitude of benefits of following a whole food, plant-based diet. For more information and an in-depth exploration, pick up a copy of my brand new book, The Complete Idiot's Guide to Plant-Based Nutrition. And for a journey into the plant-based world, order my new infotainment documentary, To Your Health.

2016-11-29T15:12:09+00:00 August 4th, 2011|Press|