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Michael Greger MD

How to Treat Multiple Sclerosis With Diet

Michael Greger MD | July 22, 2014

Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable and frightening degenerative autoimmune inflammatory disease of the central nervous system in which our body attacks our own...

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Janice Stanger, PhD

Carnivorous Plants Can Tell You What to Eat

Janice Stanger, PhD | July 19, 2014

Why Do Some Plants Consume Insects? Here's a situation I've run into many times. Me giving a presentation: "Plants are the base of the...

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Michael Greger MD

Dr. Greger's 2014 Year-in-Review Presentation

Michael Greger MD | July 17, 2014

Order my new live presentation on DVD or download it now (all proceeds go to charity). Every year I scour the world's scholarly...

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Dustin Rudolph, Pharm.D.

The "Lean Meat" Health Myth Uncovered

Dustin Rudolph, Pharm.D. | July 16, 2014

We've all heard it before, if you want to get healthy consume less red and processed meats and eat more lean meats (i.e. chicken,...

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Michael Greger MD

Stopping Heart Disease in Childhood

Michael Greger MD | July 15, 2014

A landmark paper in 1953 radically changed our view about the development of heart disease forever. The study looked at a series of...

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Michael Greger MD

How Plant-Based Diets May Extend Our Lives

Michael Greger MD | July 10, 2014

A recent review suggested that plant-based diets may prove to be a useful nutritional strategy for lifespan extension in part because they tend...

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Michael Greger MD

A Low Methionine Diet May Help Starve Cancer Cells

Michael Greger MD | July 8, 2014

When designing an antibiotic, we can't create a drug that destroys DNA because that's something that both humans and bacteria share in common....

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Michael Greger MD

How Animal Proteins May Trigger Autoimmune Disease

Michael Greger MD | July 3, 2014

Although slaughterhouse workers with the most poultry exposure appear to suffer the greatest excess mortality (see Poultry Exposure Tied to Liver and Pancreatic...

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Michael Greger MD

Handling Poultry Tied to Liver/Pancreatic Cancers

Michael Greger MD | July 1, 2014

Thousands of Americans continue to die from asbestos exposure decades after many uses were banned since the cancers can take years to show...

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