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February 18th 2020
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource Mastering Diabetes - The Book!  More than 115 million people in the United States are affected by diabetes. That is a whopping 35% of the US population! That may be a scary, sobering statistic, but fortunately we now know that the food you eat is the most important determinant of your health. Today friends of mine Robby Barbaro MPH and Cyrus Khambatta PhD have a brand new and incredibly valuable book out. ...Continue Reading
February 15th 2020
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource When Supplements Harm  Longterm vegans should supplement Vitamin B12 - yes, I agree. But it turns out taking B12 has possible risks, like some other supplements. Even Dr. McDougall, in this video, ponders possible risk of B12. Today we look at research showing the potential problems of raising your B12 blood levels too high - which remarkably could include death. Be careful taking B12. Get enough, but no ...Continue Reading
February 8th 2020
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource Setting The Record Straight  In the past year I've made vidoes about nuts, DHA, Vitamin D, as well as about tests and supplements marketed to vegans, and the science they're based on. In so doing, I have ruffled some feathers. Although I've had private communicationd with Dr. Fuhrman - who I've known personally over many years - on some complaints he's raised, Dr. Fuhrman recently made a couple of videos ...Continue Reading
February 6th 2020
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource Dr. Klaper: DHA Supplements - On Further Thought  After a deep review of research, Dr. Michael Klaper today presents his current thinking - based on what is now known and unknown about DHA supplementation, and about Omega 3 blood testing. Dr Klaper shares his conclusions, and explains the health risk-benefit analysis that underpins his advice for vegans to avoid DHA supplementation as well as avoiding omega 3 ...Continue Reading
January 30th 2020
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource 60 Conditions - One Root Cause: Obesity  Did you know that being overweight is the second leading cause of cancer? And that for women obesity is expected to overtake smoking as the top cause of preventable cancer? But it doesn’t stop there: We are up to 60 times more likely to get diabetes the heavier we get... Researchers concluded that there are 60 conditions that get worse with overweight... Th ...Continue Reading
January 30th 2020
January 22nd 2020
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource Did I Harass a Vegan Cardiologist?  Today we bring you a story about ageism in the vegan movement. Many of you have known me and my family for a couple of decades. Apparently because I'm 63 and a man, I should not be disagreeing with young vegan doctors! I'm still pretty shocked at the blatant displays of ageism I've recently witnessed, as well as the way to twist it into a different kind of controversy. ...Continue Reading
January 20th 2020
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource Your Body in Balance: the New Science of Food, Hormones, and Health  Coming Out Feb 4! Dr. Neal Barnard’s latest book, Your Body in Balance: the New Science of Food, Hormones, and Health, tackles a whole new side of health. From acne to thyroid problems to depression, it explores how foods can change your hormones and all the mischief they can cause. This amazing book provides step-by-step guidance on ho ...Continue Reading
December 20th 2019
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource FTC Bars Deceptive Testimonials to Market Weight Loss Programs  Weight loss testimonials - we see them in the plant-based community often. Did you know testimonials can be in violation of FTC statute if they deliberately omit essential information about how the person actually lost the weight? There are laws about this to protect the public. The FTC uses an example of a weight loss drink testimonial from ...Continue Reading
December 17th 2019
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource McDougall Intensive Weekend - March 6 - 8, 2020!  Ready for a weekend that can change your life? Whether you're a newbie looking to learn from square one, or a veteran plant-based eater looking for inspiration or re-charge, come to Santa Rosa the weekend of March 6 to 8 - where you'll find the A-Team. In this McDougall Intensive Weekend you'll learn how to lose weight, control blood pressure, reverse type-2 ...Continue Reading