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Michael Greger MD

Why Does the Meat Industry Routinely Feed Animals Antibiotics?

Michael Greger MD | June 23, 2016

When farm animals are fed antibiotics, they can develop antibiotic-resistant bacteria in their guts. Manure contamination of meat can then transfer these gut...

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Fast Food Restaurants in Children's Hospitals

Michael Greger MD | June 21, 2016

The food industry spends billions on advertising. Promotion costs for individual candy bars can run in the tens of millions. McDonald's alone spends...

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Dietary Estrogens and Male Fertility

Michael Greger MD | June 16, 2016

In my video, The Role of Diet in Declining Sperm Counts, I discussed the association between high saturated fat intake and reduced semen...

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Preserving Male Reproductive Health With Diet

Michael Greger MD | June 14, 2016

In 1992 a controversial paper was published suggesting sperm counts have been dropping around the world over the last 50 years. However, this...

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Why Smoothies are Better Than Juicing

Michael Greger MD | June 9, 2016

Studies such as a recent Harvard School of Public Health investigation found that the consumption of whole fruits is associated with a significantly...

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Virus in Chicken Could Be Linked to Obesity

Michael Greger MD | June 7, 2016

Recently, there has been research examining the connection between poultry consumption and weight gain. One study out of the Netherlands examining about 4,000...

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New DVD, New Staff, New Search Function, New Live Presentation, and Updated App

Michael Greger MD | June 2, 2016

The new batch of upcoming videos is done and it includes a new 6-part video series on vitamin D. The last time I covered...

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Treating Pancreatic Cancer with Turmeric Curcumin

Michael Greger MD | May 31, 2016

Pancreatic cancer is among the most aggressive forms of human cancer, characterized by a very high mortality rate. It represents the fourth leading...

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Preventing Breast Cancer with Flax Seeds

Michael Greger MD | May 26, 2016

I've previously discussed the role of dietary lignans in the reduction of breast cancer risk and improvement in breast cancer survival, based on...

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