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Michael Greger MD

Can One Become a Sugar Addict?

Michael Greger MD | October 21, 2014

People have chewed coca leaves for at least 8,000 years as a mild stimulant without any evidence of addiction, but when certain components...

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Michael Greger MD

Where are Phosphate Additives Found?

Michael Greger MD | October 16, 2014

In my videos Phosphate Additives in Meat Purge and Cola and Phosphate Additives in Chicken, I talked about the danger of phosphate and...

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Michael Greger MD

Phosphate Additives in Chicken Banned Elsewhere

Michael Greger MD | October 14, 2014

In my video Phosphate Additives in Meat Purge and Cola, I talked about the danger of phosphorus additives in food. However, when surveyed,...

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Michael Greger MD

What Do Meat Purge and Cola Have in Common?

Michael Greger MD | October 9, 2014

In my video, Treating Kidney Failure Through Diet, I profiled research suggesting that the use of a plant-based diet for patients with kidney...

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Janice Stanger, PhD

The Easiest Transition to a Whole Foods, Plant Based Lifestyle

Janice Stanger, PhD | October 7, 2014

The Forks Over Knives Plan Keeps You On Track For Success What if you are dissatisfied with your health? Maybe you are overweight, low...

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Michael Greger MD

What to Eat to Reduce Our Toxic Exposure

Michael Greger MD | October 7, 2014

It is not very common that a single molecule attracts enough interest to merit international scientific conferences of its own. "Ah receptor," however,...

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Michael Greger MD

Our Immune System Uses Plants To Activate Gut Protection

Michael Greger MD | September 30, 2014

It might seem that our skin is the first line of defense between our insides and the outside world, but our greatest interface...

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Michael Greger MD

4 Things To Help Prevent Most Disease

Michael Greger MD | September 25, 2014

Though I was trained as a general practitioner, my chosen specialty is lifestyle medicine. Most of the reasons we go see our doctors...

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Michael Greger MD

Are Canned Beans as Healthy as Home Cooked?

Michael Greger MD | September 23, 2014

Beans are an essential part of any healthful diet. The federal government recommends about half a cup a day of beans, counting them...

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