Category Archives: M.D.s—Health-Promoting

Most M.D.s have no clue when it comes to promoting health.

But that disturbing fact is beginning to change. Later this year, there will be a brand new kind of conference for physicians and other healthcare professionals. From October 24-26 in Naples, FL, medical doctors will have the opportunity to earn … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s. Barnard and Oz review latest findings.

Half of all Americans have it by age 85! (See video below) While there is often a great deal of confusion and contradiction from one Oz Show to the next, this one is a winner. From an article about it … Continue reading

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Multiple Sclerosis—Campbell, Swank & McDougall weigh in.

Not surprisingly, dairy is once again a primary culprit. As we have reported many times on this website, we find that our optimal diet of mostly whole plants promotes health and prevents or reverses most of the maladies that plague … Continue reading

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Pritikin—College dropout who could’ve won the Nobel Prize

So what’s the story about the amazing Nathan Pritikin? In a People Magazine article shortly after his premature death in 1985, one of his staff described the great man thusly: “Nathan was a great researcher, a genius who was able … Continue reading

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Gout (or podagra)—Latest disease in new alphabetical listing

Good news, Bad news. The bad news is that gout has become much more common in recent years. The good news is that it is almost completely reversible. First, a definition from Wikipedia: Gout (also known as podagra when it involves the big … Continue reading

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FLU Shots. Why I never get them anymore

I can’t remember when I had my last flu shot. Probably fifteen or twenty years ago. Does that explain why I had a bout with the swine flu in November of 2009? Since I never went to the doctor, I’m … Continue reading

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NEW on this site: “Plant-Based Savvy” Medical Doctors

Need the advice of a medical doctor who “gets it” about food? Well this is my holiday gift to you. Many people who are striving to take charge of their health with a whole foods, plant-based diet will occasionally need … Continue reading

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