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Michael Greger MD

Hives from Tick Bite-Induced Meat Allergies

Michael Greger MD | August 27, 2015

In a previous video Alpha Gal and the Lone Star Tick, I started talking about a tick bite-induced meat allergy, called Alpha-Gal, that...

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How a Tick Bite Can Lead to Food Allergies

Michael Greger MD | August 25, 2015

In the beginning, Aristotle defined two forms of life on planet Earth: plants and animals. Two thousand years later, the light microscope was...

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What Do Eggs Do To Our Arteries?

Michael Greger MD | August 20, 2015

In reaction to the study that found a similar exponential increase in artery clogging plaque in both smokers and egg eaters, one critic...

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Dietary Cholesterol Affects Blood Cholesterol Levels

Michael Greger MD | August 18, 2015

In my video, Eggs vs. Cigarettes in Atherosclerosis, I profiled a study showing that both smoking and eating eggs can harm our arteries....

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Do Walnuts Really Improve Artery Function?

Michael Greger MD | August 13, 2015

Good news for nut lovers: Eating at least one serving of walnuts per week may drop our chances of a cardiovascular-related death by...

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Salmon May Be the Greatest Source of Dietary Pollutants

Michael Greger MD | August 11, 2015

In my video Diabetes and Dioxins, I explored a nationwide study that found a strong dose-response relationship between industrial toxins and diabetes. Since...

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Dr. Greger Takes on Smoothies in New DVD

Michael Greger MD | August 6, 2015

Smoothies have been one of the most requested topics, but for years there seemed to be little pertinent research. I was surprised when...

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Dr. Greger's 2015 Live Year-in-Review Presentation

Michael Greger MD | August 4, 2015

View my new live presentation here: Food as Medicine: Preventing and Treating the Most Dreaded Diseases with Diet Every year I scour the...

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Three Brands of Nutritional Yeast Contain Detectable Lead Levels But the Risk is Minimal

Michael Greger MD | July 30, 2015

Note from Dr. Greger: In short, we found detectable amounts of lead in samples of Frontier, KAL, and Whole Foods brand nutritional yeast,...

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