Health Science Fall 2008 | National Health Association

Health Science Fall 2008

Publication Date: 
November, 2008

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Is the Media Lying about the Lyon Heart Trial?
Jeff Novick, M.S., R.D., L.D./N. clears up misinformation about the Mediterranean diet, olive oil, heart disease, and more.

Avoiding the Dangers of a Vegan Diet
Alan Goldhamer, D.C. and Jennifer Marano, D.C. address the issues of vitamin B12 and vitamin D in vegans and the importance of a health-promoting diet.

Changing Hearts and Minds about Animals and Food
Gene Baur discusses the factory farming of animals and describes how Farm Sanctuary is working to end this cruelty through rescue, education, and public awareness.

Interview with Stephan Esser, M.D.
Lynn Grudnik interviews Stephan Esser, M.D., grandson of William Esser, N.D., who was one of the co-founders of the American Natural Hygiene Society.


Featured Articles

Changing Hearts and Minds About Animals and Food

by Gene Baur Most of us don’t give much thought to the significance and impacts of our food choices, but what we ingest has profound consequences. ... more

Avoiding the Dangers of a Vegan Diet

by Alan Goldhamer, D.C. and Jennifer Marano, D.C. A diet that avoids all animal products including meat, fish, fowl, eggs and dairy products is... more

Is the Media Lying About the Lyon Heart Trial?

The Mediterranean diet continues to receive many accolades in the news and media. Just recently, I was asked to respond to the following quote which... more