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Highlights from the 2020 Dietary Guidelines Hearing

I was honored to testify before the US government’s Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee. Check out the video to see my speech and a few of my favorite excerpts. Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s free nutrition newsletter and get the Evidence-Based Eating Guide: A Healthy Living Resource from Dr. Greger and NutritionFacts.org. Sign up at https://www.nutritionfacts.org/healthkit. To…

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Flashback Friday: Plant-Based Diets for Diabetes

When placed head-to-head against the American Diabetes Association diet, how do plant-based diets fare in terms of not only blood sugar, body weight, and cholesterol control, but also mood and quality of life? Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s free nutrition newsletter and get the Evidence-Based Eating Guide: A Healthy Living Resource from Dr. Greger and NutritionFacts.org.…

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The Reason Weight Loss Plateaus When You Diet

Understanding the metabolic and behavioral adaptations that slow weight loss Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s free nutrition newsletter and get the Evidence-Based Eating Guide: A Healthy Living Resource from Dr. Greger and NutritionFacts.org. Sign up at https://www.nutritionfacts.org/healthkit. I went into detail about the 3,500 calorie per pound rule in the previous video: The 3,500 Calorie per…

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Does a Ketogenic Diet Help Diabetes or Make It Worse?

Keto diets put to the test for diabetes reversal. Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s free nutrition newsletter and get the Evidence-Based Eating Guide: A Healthy Living Resource from Dr. Greger and NutritionFacts.org. Sign up at https://www.nutritionfacts.org/healthkit. I tried to think of all the ways to describe it. If you can think of a better metaphor, please…

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Keto Diets: Muscle Growth & Bone Density

Ketogenic diets found to undermine exercise efforts and lead to muscle shrinkage and bone loss. Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s free nutrition newsletter and get the Evidence-Based Eating Guide: A Healthy Living Resource from Dr. Greger and NutritionFacts.org. Sign up at https://www.nutritionfacts.org/healthkit. The video I mentioned is The Weight Loss Program that Got Better with Time.…

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Are Keto Diets Safe?

The effects of ketogenic diets on nutrient sufficiency, gut flora, and heart disease risk. Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s free nutrition newsletter and get the Evidence-Based Eating Guide: A Healthy Living Resource from Dr. Greger and NutritionFacts.org. Sign up at https://www.nutritionfacts.org/healthkit. There’s just a few videos left in my keto series. Here’s what we have so…

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Keto Diet Results for Weight Loss

Ketogenic diets and the $33-billion diet gimmick Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s free nutrition newsletter and get the Evidence-Based Eating Guide: A Healthy Living Resource from Dr. Greger and NutritionFacts.org. Sign up at https://www.nutritionfacts.org/healthkit. This is the 3rd installment of my keto series. In case you missed the first two, see Is Keto an Effective Cancer-Fighting…

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Keto Diet Theory Put to the Test

Do low carb and ketogenic diets have a metabolic advantage for weight loss? Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s free nutrition newsletter and get the Evidence-Based Eating Guide: A Healthy Living Resource from Dr. Greger and NutritionFacts.org. Sign up at https://www.nutritionfacts.org/healthkit. This is the 2nd in a 7-video series on keto diets. In case you missed the…

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Epic Interview Dr. Michael Greger, Science Proves Healthiest Diet is Plant Based

Dr. Michael Greger, M.D. FACLM, author of the New York Times bestseller “How Not To Die”, founder of Nutritionfacts.org , a website dedicated to proving scientifically what the healthiest diet in the world is… which turns out to be predominantly a whole plant-based diet. Addressed are the common questions about the Paleo diet, are eggs…

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Is a Whole Food Plant-Based Diet an Answer to Chronic Disease? 2017 Documentary

Is a whole food plant-based diet the answer to chronic / modern disease? Find out in this new 2017 short documentary, which features a number of doctors discussing the benefits of vegan dieting, including Dr Kim Williams (immediate past president of the US College of Cardiology) among others. Plant Based News has collaborated with Raw…