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John Robbins, Author

John Robbins, Author

Best selling author, social activist, and humanitarian, John Robbins is the recipient of the Rachel Carson Award, the Albert Schweitzer Humanitarian Award, the Peace Abbey’s Courage of Conscience Award, and Green America’s Lifetime Achievement Award.  He has “done more than any other person to bring this issue to the front of American consciousness.” – The

Ellen F. Hughes, MD, PhD

Ellen Hughes, M.D., PhD

Ellen Hughes, M.D., PhD: Clinical Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, UCSF Osher Foundation Endowed Chair in Education in Integrative Medicine Former Director of Education, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine. 71% Vitamins Minerals and Supplements Takers, Don’t Care Statics show that  55% of Americans take some sort of a daily supplement by far

William Harris M.D.

William Harris M.D.

A vegan for more than 40 years, William Harris, M.D., is the founding and current director of the Vegetarian Society of Hawaii. Prior to his retirement he was an emergency physician and the director of the Kaiser Permanente Vegetarian Lifestyle Clinic. He received his medical degree from the University of California, San Francisco, and is


Michael Greger, M.D. Doctor and Chef

About Michael Greger, MD, FACLM Michael Greger is an American physician, author, vegan, and professional speaker. He is a graduate of the Cornell University School of Agriculture, and the Tufts University School of Medicine. He became vegan in 1990. He is currently the Director of Public Health and Animal Agriculture at the Humane Society of

Joel Fuhrman, M.D.

Joel Fuhrman, M.D.

Joel Fuhrman is an American board-certified family physician that specializes in nutrition-based treatments for obesity and chronic disease. He is on the medical staff of Hunterdon Medical Center, and also serves as Director of Research for the Nutritional Research Foundation. Eat to Live Steps to Good Health with High Nutrition Food Eat For Health –

Milton Mills, M.D

Milton Mills, M.D.

Milton Mills is the Associate Director of Preventive Medicine with the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM), and co-author of PCRM’s report on Racial and Ethnic Bias in the U.S. Dietary Guidelines. Dr. Mills serves as the Race & Nutrition Specialist and Board Advisor for A Well Fed World. Whether internist Dr. Mills is practicing


James O. Prochaska, Dr.

Some Great Reasons To Exercise Your Body And Mind: “depression is the equivalent to smoking a pack of cigarettes a day” -J.O.P. James Prochaska is the professor of Psychology and director of the Cancer Prevention Research Center at the University of Rhode Island, and developer of the TTM – Transtheoretical Model of Behavior Change beginning

Terry Mason MD

Terry Mason, M. D. Urologist

“It’s the cannery in the coal mind.” Terry Mason is the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of the Cook County Health and Hospitals System, overseeing hospital quality and safety, coordination of clinical care and graduate medical education. Prior to his role as CMO, Dr. Mason was appointed the Chicago Public Health Commissioner. “Erectile dysfunction is actually

Max Gerson

Max Gerson, Physician

Max Gerson from Gerson Institute was a German physician who developed the Gerson Therapy, an alternative dietary therapy, which he claimed could cure cancer and most chronic, degenerative diseases. Gerson Workshop Watch The Gerson Miracle Movie Watch the Beautiful Truth Watch Dying to Have Known Movie Watch Heal Yourself, Heal the World Movie Watch THRIVE

Lierre Keith

Lierre Keith, Author

Lierre Keith is a writer, radical feminist, food activist, and environmentalist. Her book The Vegetarian Myth: Food, Justice, and Sustainability has been called “the most important ecological book of this generation.” Her writing and lectures focus on civilization’s violence against the planet, male violence against women, and the need for serious resistance to both. The