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Michael Greger MD

Are Multivitamins Just a Waste of Money?

Michael Greger MD | February 26, 2015

About one in three Americans take a multivitamin. Is that helpful, harmful, or just a harmless waste of money? In 2011, the Iowa...

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Michael Greger MD

Understanding Lifestyle Medicine From the Heart

Michael Greger MD | February 24, 2015

I talk a lot about numbers and statistics, but as the Director of Yale's Prevention Research Center Dr. David Katz put it in...

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Michael Greger MD

Don't Forget Fiber

Michael Greger MD | February 19, 2015

The famous surgeon Denis Burkitt is better known for his discovery of a childhood cancer now known as Burkitt's lymphoma than for his...

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Michael Greger MD

Organic Milk and Prostate Cancer

Michael Greger MD | February 17, 2015

Researchers have expressed concern that since cow's milk contains estrogens, dairy could stimulate the growth of hormone-sensitive tumors. The thought is that the...

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Michael Greger MD

Now Hiring! New Employment Opportunities at NutritionFacts.org

Michael Greger MD | February 12, 2015

It's been a long-time dream of mine to bring a dietitian or other nutrition or medical professional onto the team to help answer...

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Jess Parsons

Obesity: Supporting satisfaction instead of surgery

Jess Parsons | February 11, 2015

Hot news from down under - a couple of surgeons who perform bariatric (stomach-stapling) operations would like to perform more of them on...

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Michael Greger MD

Who Should be Careful About Curcumin?

Michael Greger MD | February 10, 2015

Following flax and wheatgrass, turmeric is the third best-selling botanical dietary supplement, racking up $12 million in sales. Currently, sales are increasing at...

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Michael Greger MD

Why Pepper Boosts Turmeric Blood Levels

Michael Greger MD | February 5, 2015

"Historians from all around the world have produced evidence to show that apparently all primitive peoples used herbs-often in a sophisticated way. Quinine...

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Christie Mitchell Beck MD OB-GYN

Kickstart Your Heart Health this February, Little Rock!

Christie Mitchell Beck MD OB-GYN | February 1, 2015

It's been less than a month, but Kickstart Your Health Little Rock has already made huge strides in helping our city get healthy and...

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