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Michael Greger MD

Chicken Big: The Correlation Between Poultry and Obesity

Michael Greger MD | August 30, 2016

Vegetarians have considerably lower obesity rates compared to meat-eaters, but why? Is it because they're not eating meat or because they're eating more...

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The Role of Caffeine in Artery Function

Michael Greger MD | August 23, 2016

There are dietary guidelines for food, but what about for beverages? A Beverage Guidance Panel was "assembled to provide guidance on the relative...

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How Big Food Twists the Science

Michael Greger MD | August 18, 2016

Just like mosquitos are the vectors of spread for malaria, a landmark article published last year in one of the most prestigious medical...

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Introducing the Kempner Rice Diet

Michael Greger MD | August 16, 2016

Franklin Delano Roosevelt brought us through the Great Depression and World War II. Who knows how history would have been different had he...

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Preventing and Treating Low Back Pain With Diet

Michael Greger MD | August 11, 2016

Low back pain became one of the biggest problems for public health systems in the Western world during the second half of the...

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What About All the Sugar in Fruit?

Michael Greger MD | August 9, 2016

If the fructose in sugar and high fructose corn syrup has been considered "alcohol without the buzz" in terms of the potential to...

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New DVD, New Annual Talk, New Live Q&A's and HOW NOT TO DIE now out in Spanish

Michael Greger MD | August 4, 2016

Decades ago, when I was still studying biophysics at Cornell's Agriculture School, I reached out to Professor Gertrude Buehring about her landmark findings...

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How to Eliminate 90 Percent of Heart Disease Risk

Michael Greger MD | August 2, 2016

Medical myths and dogmas die hard. Researchers creating a new body of knowledge for prevention and control of heart disease had to disprove...

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Inhibiting Platelet Activation with Tomato Seeds

Michael Greger MD | July 28, 2016

In the prevention of cardiovascular disease, the consumption of fruits and vegetables is crucial. Preventing the oxidation of cholesterol may be one of...

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