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Dr. Neal Barnard on Changing the Status Quo for Better Health

Dr. Neal Barnard on Changing the Status Quo for Better Health

Dr. Neal Barnard is Founder of Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine and the author of 20 books, such as The Vegan Starter Kit: Everything You Need to Know about Plant-based Eating. He has achieved massive reductions in the use of animals in experimentation and has worked to ensure that nutrition is an important factor in preventive medicine. We discuss his […]

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17 Ways the Physicians Committee Changed the World in 2017

17 Ways the Physicians Committee Changed the World in 2017

Since 1985, the Physicians Committee has been working tirelessly for alternatives to the use of animals in medical education and research and advocating for more effective scientific methods. Their efforts are also dramatically changing the way doctors treat chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, obesity, and cancer. By putting prevention over pills, doctors are empowering their patients to take […]

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Benefits of a Vegan Diet with Dr. Neal Barnard

Benefits of a Vegan Diet with Dr. Neal Barnard

Neal Barnard, MD Founder and President, Physician’s Committee for Responsible Medicine in Washington DC took place at the 6th International Congress on Vegetarian Nutrition on February 24 in Loma Linda, California. His presentation was: ” Vegetarian diets for weight loss and management: Evidence from clinical trials”. More information: pcrm.org

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Vegan Recipe: Black Bean Fiesta Salad

Vegan Recipe: Black Bean Fiesta Salad

This salad from Power Foods for the Brain by Neal Barnard, M.D. is great on top of any type of lettuce, served with chips, or eaten straight out of the bowl! Ingredients, Makes 2 servings 2 cups cooked or canned low-sodium black beans, drained and rinsed 2 cups cooked corn kernels 1/4 cup minced red onion 1/2 cup diced red […]

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Dr. Neal Barnard Says to Feed Your Brain

Dr. Neal Barnard Says to Feed Your Brain

“I encourage everyone to eat more vegan meals. It’s not just for President Clinton or Ellen DeGeneres; everybody should know what a vegan breakfast, and lunch and dinner are. The more you plug these types of meals into your routine the better off you will be. Experiment and try different things and then it becomes more familiar and then the […]

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Dr. Neal Barnard’s Power Foods To Boost Your Brain on Access Hollywood

Dr. Neal Barnard, author of “Power Foods for the Brain,” joins Billy Bush and Kit Hoover on Access Hollywood Live to show how to get the most from your mind with brain power foods. What foods should be avoided to prevent brain decline? View video: http://watch.accesshollywood.com/video/dr.-neal-barnards-power-foods-to-boost-your-brain/2484458110001

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More Risks Shown for Oral Diabetes Drugs

Commonly prescribed diabetes medications have been linked to risk of pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer, according to recent publications. The drugs include exenatide (Byetta), liraglutide (Victoza), sitagliptin (Januvia), and possibly other similar medications. Reports from Dr. Peter Butler of UCLA and Drs. Sonal Singh and Jodi Segal of Johns Hopkins University describe these adverse effects in the journals Gastroenterolgy, JAMA Internal […]

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Preventing Cancer with a Plant-Based Diet

Preventing Cancer with a Plant-Based Diet

There is an urgent need for a new direction in battling cancer. More than 1.6 million people are diagnosed with cancer in the United States each year. At least one-third of annual cancer deaths in the United States are due to dietary factors. Let’s look at the steps we can take to build our general defenses. While animal products contain […]

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Healthy Diet can Prevent Alzheimer’s

Researchers are learning more about Alzheimer’s disease. And they are finding — much like heart disease — that diet and other lifestyle changes can cut the risk of cognitive decline. “The connection between what you eat and the health of your brain is just as strong as the connection between foods and a healthy heart,” says Dr. Neal Barnard, the […]

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Vegan Lunch Recipe: Sweet Potato Burritos

Vegan Lunch Recipe: Sweet Potato Burritos

This recipe from Power Foods for the Brain by Neal Barnard MD is not only good for you, it’s so satisfying and delicious, too. A healthy, vegan comfort meal. Ingredients, Serves 4 2 cups peeled and diced sweet potatoes 1 cup frozen corn kernels 1 (15-oz) can low-sodium black beans, drained and rinsed 1 tsp very thinly sliced green onion […]

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