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Hear from NHA President, Mark Huberman and NHA Executive Director, Wanda Huberman as Dr. Frank Sabatino digs deep into the history of the NHA
As the plant-based movement experiences exponential growth, more people around the globe want to learn what they can from those who have been living this way for any length of time.
Additionally, these very same people are eager to feel a sense of community as they discover the benefits of this lifestyle. This is where the National Health Association has focused their attention for nearly 75 years.
Founded in 1948, the mission of the National Health Association is to educate and empower individuals to understand that health results from healthful living. NHA recognizes the integration of all aspects of health: personal, environmental, and social.
On this episode of The Health Science Podcast, host, Dr. Frank Sabatino talks with NHA President, Mark Huberman and NHA Executive Director, Wanda Huberman.
Mark and Wanda have both been committed to a plant-exclusive lifestyle for decades. Mark since birth and Wanda for 35 years.
Mark has made it his personal and professional mission to continue to provide avenues to raise awareness about the plant-based lifestyle.
Wanda is equally committed to the far-reaching opportunities the NHA offers members, and nonmembers, alike.
03:00 It all started with visionary parents, a sick child and a handful of books
05:00 A glimpse at the NHA past, present and future
12:50 An extension of the NHA mission is the Health Science Magazine
15:30 Expanding evidence-based science and a plant-based lifestyle
17:18 A huge membership benefit; legacy content spanning over 40 years, the annual conference, networking, and teachings by luminaries
22:00 The NHA legacy begins with tools of health and a commitment to raise awareness
26:00 2023 plant-exclusive conference…. the NHA celebrates 75 years
32:00 From very few dinner invitations to hosting an “in your living room” conference
34:30 The NHA sets the standard AND meets people where they are at
36:00 The NHA travel takes you to exotic locations such as the Galapagos Islands
40:00 Closing thoughts
Upcoming episodes of The Health Science Podcast include Dr. T. Colin Campbell, Dr. Sailesh Rao, Linda Middlesworth, Dr. Joel Kahn, and Dr. Michael Klaper to name just a few of the many luminaries of the plant-based movement.
A one-of-a-kind experience, the annual NHA Conference features top leaders in the plant-based movement. Attendees of the in-person event enjoy 100% no SOS plant-exclusive meals.
To learn more and reserve your spot, visit https://www.healthscience.org/2023-nha-conference/
A unique benefit of the NHA Conference is the selection of two medical students who receive a full scholarship to the conference.
Contact Wanda Huberman for more information on how to apply for the scholarship. [email protected]
For a very nominal investment, you can enjoy incredible benefits of the NHA membership.
Members of the NHA enjoy a subscription to the award-winning quarterly health journal, Health Science, access to the “Members Only” section of the NHA Website (which contains all 43 years of back issues of the magazine), the ability to download for free many classic out of print eBooks on the history of the Natural Hygiene Movement, including Fasting Can Save Your Life and The Greatest Health Discovery, discounts on books, and early notice of the NHA events.
Only $35 a year for basic membership within the United States. https://www.healthscience.org/join-renew/
About Mark Huberman
Mark Huberman is the President of the National Health Association and Editor of the award-winning Health Science magazine. Mark has adhered to a whole food, plant-based vegan diet since birth in 1951 and credits his excellent health to the pioneering vision of his parents, Max and Ruth Huberman.
An attorney since 1976, Mark served as a Part-Time Magistrate of the Mahoning County Juvenile Court for 20 years. For the next 20 years, he served as the Chief Magistrate of the Mahoning County Domestic Relations Court until retiring in June 2017.
Mark is also a founding member of the Ohio Association of Magistrates and has served on numerous Advisory Committees and Commissions of the Ohio Supreme Court.
He currently serves as Administrator of the Ohio Association of Magistrates.
For nearly all of Mark’s adult life, his greatest passion has been supporting the work of the National Health Association, the oldest organization in the Country advocating the benefits of a whole-food, plant-based diet and lifestyle, something it has been championing since its founding in 1948.
About Wanda Huberman
Wanda Huberman retired as a regional claims manager after 30 years in the casualty insurance industry to become the full time Executive Director the National Health Association.
Her leadership role is one of fluidity, creativity, compassion, and flexibility.
Adapting to the changing times due to conference restrictions in 2020, Wanda grew the annual conference from a small, in-person annual event to a highbred virtual and in-person, sold-out event that attracts global attendance.
Wanda oversees operations for the longest-running nonprofit vegan organization in the United States. Founded in 1948, the NHA promotes the benefits of a plant-based diet. The Association provides educational materials, educational events, and services to thousands of people around the world.
The mission of the National Health Association is to educate and empower individuals to understand that health results from healthful living. NHA recognizes the integration of all aspects of health: personal, environmental, and social.
Visit HealthScience.org for more information on the National Health Association.