Joel Fuhrman, M.D, The Science of Nutritarian Eating


A leading figure in the vegan/WFPB world, Joel Fuhrman, M.D. is a board-certified family physician, seven-time New York Times best-selling author and internationally recognized expert on nutrition and natural healing. He will present the most critical and proven concepts that enable slowing of the aging process, prevention of cancer and prolongation of life. “Scientific evidence shows we can win the war on cancer with adherence to a diet-style rich in anti-cancer phytochemicals; which also prevents against dementia.” Specializing in preventing and reversing disease through nutritional methods. Dr Fuhrman is the President of the Nutritional Research Foundation and on the faculty of Northern Arizona University, Health Sciences division. He coined the term “Nutritarian” to describe a nutrient-dense eating style, designed to prevent cancer, slow aging, and extend lifespan. Dr. Fuhrman will discuss: · How Americans are ubiquitously and severely deficient in the anti-cancer dietary phytochemicals · Why high calorie, low nutrient foods create food addiction and drive overeating behavior. · Advances in nutritional science in the last decade has been remarkable and have rich corroboration. For over 30 years, Dr. Fuhrman has shown that it is possible to achieve sustainable weight loss and reverse heart disease, diabetes and many other illnesses using smart nutrition. In his medical practice, his Eat To Live Retreat in San Diego, and through his books and television specials, he continues to bring this life-saving message to hundreds of thousands of people around the world.