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About Michael Greger M.D.

Michael Greger, M.D., is a physician, author, and internationally recognized professional speaker on a number of important public health issues. Dr. Greger has lectured at the Conference on World Affairs, the National Institutes of Health, and the International Bird Flu Summit, testified before Congress, appeared on The Dr. Oz Show and The Colbert Report, and was invited as an expert witness in defense of Oprah Winfrey at the infamous "meat defamation" trial. Currently Dr. Greger proudly serves as the Director of Public Health and Animal Agriculture at the Humane Society of the United States.

Is Noni or Mangosteen Juice Safe?

Is Noni or Mangosteen Juice Safe?

There is now another case report of acute toxicity linked to noni juice ingestion, this time in a 14 year old. At least his liver didn’t...

April 24, 2014 with 3 Comments
Should Carrageenan Be Avoided?

Should Carrageenan Be Avoided?

Six hundred years ago, people living along the coast of Carragheen County Ireland started using a red algae, which came to be known as...

April 22, 2014 with 19 Comments
Treating Menstrual Pain With Diet

Treating Menstrual Pain With Diet

Almost half of menstruating women experience painful, crampy periods, also known as dysmenorrhea. According to Dr. Linda French from...

April 17, 2014 with 23 Comments
Cayenne for Irritable Bowel

Cayenne for Irritable Bowel

Nearly 50 million Americans come down with food poisoning every year. Over a hundred thousand are hospitalized and thousands die every year...

April 15, 2014 with 10 Comments
Natural Treatment for Cluster Headaches

Natural Treatment for Cluster Headaches

In a study “Secretion, Pain and Sneezing Induced by the Application of Capsaicin to the Nasal Mucosa in Man,” researchers found...

April 10, 2014 with 6 Comments
Dr. Greger’s New Nutrition DVD Now Available

Dr. Greger’s New Nutrition DVD Now Available

The newest volume of my Latest in Clinical Nutrition DVD series is now out. Order on my website or through Amazon (all proceeds go to the...

April 8, 2014 with 3 Comments
Foods With Natural Melatonin

Foods With Natural Melatonin

We know that inadequate sleeping is associated with changes in diet—people tend to eat worse—but what about the opposite question: Can...

April 3, 2014 with 11 Comments
Two Kiwifruit an Hour Before Bedtime

Two Kiwifruit an Hour Before Bedtime

The number one question in sleep research is “Why do we sleep?” followed by the question,“How much sleep do we need?” After...

April 1, 2014 with 9 Comments
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