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Michael Greger MD

How Fruits and Vegetables Can Treat Asthma

Michael Greger MD | July 2, 2015

In my video Preventing Asthma With Fruits and Vegetables, I highlighted an international study of asthma and allergies involving more than a million...

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Michael Greger MD

How Fruits and Vegetables Can Prevent Asthma

Michael Greger MD | June 30, 2015

Asthma is the most common chronic disease in children and the prevalence is increasing around the world. Despite this, most research dollars are...

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Michael Greger MD

Our Tax Dollars Subsidize Unhealthy Foods

Michael Greger MD | June 25, 2015

Why do food companies sell junk? Because unhealthy commodities are highly profitable. This is in part because of their "low production cost, long...

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Michael Greger MD

Reducing Arsenic in Chicken and Rice

Michael Greger MD | June 23, 2015

In 2013, Maryland became the first state to ban the feeding of an arsenic-containing drug to chickens. This arsenic-containing drug is used to...

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Michael Greger MD

How Contaminated Are Our Children?

Michael Greger MD | June 18, 2015

In a study highlighted in my video, California Childen Are Contaminated, researchers analyzed the diets of California children ages two through seven to...

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Michael Greger MD

Living Longer by Reducing Leucine Intake

Michael Greger MD | June 16, 2015

Many studies have shown that calorie restriction, without malnutrition, can increase lifespan and lower the risk of age-related diseases, such as cancer. However,...

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Michael Greger MD

Exploiting Autophagy to Live Longer

Michael Greger MD | June 11, 2015

Thanks to advances in modern medicine, we are living longer lives, but we're doing it by lengthening the morbidity phase. In other words,...

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Michael Greger MD

New DVD Reviews Best Bowel Movement Science

Michael Greger MD | June 9, 2015

Of all human bodily functions, defecation has been described as perhaps the least studied and the least understood. Elimination doesn't just remove wastes...

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Janice Stanger, PhD

Plant Pure Nation Shows Health Is Ten Days Away

Janice Stanger, PhD | June 7, 2015

Nelson Campbell Directs a Documentary That Can Save Your Life The film Plant Pure Nation offers life-and-death drama in unexpected places: the Kentucky state...

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