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Dr. Michael Greger, MD

Nutrition Facts

"The typical Western diet is the number-one cause of premature death and the number-one cause of disability. In other words, a long and healthy life is largely a matter of choice."

- Dr. Michael Greger, MD

Career:

Practicing physician (specializing in clinical nutrition), author and lecturer.
Founding member and fellow of the American College Of Lifestyle Medicine.
Founded NutritionFacts.org.
Served as the Director of Public Health and Animal Agriculture at The Humane Society of the United States.

Education:

Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (BS, Biology)
MD, Tufts University School of Medicine (MD, Clinical nutrition)

Books:

How Not to Die Cookbook (2018)
How Not to Die (2015)
Bird Flu: A Virus of Our Own Hatching (2007)
Carbophobia: The Scary Truth Behind America's Low Carb Craze (2005)
Heart Failure: Diary of a Third-Year Medical Student (2000)

Appearances:

Eating You Alive (2018)
Vegan 2017 (2017)
What the Health (2017)
Prescription: Nutrition (2017)
- Nature's Candy
- Spilling the Beans
- Grain of Truth
Vegan 2016 (2016)
In Search of Balance (2016)
Food Choices (2016)
Uprooting the UK's Leading Causes of Death with Dr Michael Greger (2016)
PlantPure Nation (2015)
Bethany's Story (2013)
Cage vs. Cage-Free (2011)
A River of Waste: The Hazardous Truth About Factory Farms (2009)
Mad City Chickens (2008)
Slaughterhouse Investigation: Cruel and Unhealthy Practices (2008)

Engineering a Cure
Heart Disease

Engineering a Cure

Lifestyle medicine pioneer Nathan Pritikin, who reversed his own heart disease through diet and went on to help millions of others, wasn’t a doctor or

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PlantPure Nation (2015)
Your Health

PlantPure Nation (Documentary)

The documentary film PlantPure Nation tells the story of three people on a quest to spread the message of one of the most important health breakthroughs of

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What the Health (2017)
Your Health

What the Health (Documentary)

What the Health is the groundbreaking follow-up film from the creators of the award-winning documentary Cowspiracy. The film exposes the collusion and corruption in government

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Eating You Alive (2018)
Your Health

Eating You Alive (Documentary)

Half of all adults in the U.S. struggle with chronic health conditions including cancer, heart disease, stroke, diabetes, obesity, hypertension, Alzheimer’s, arthritis and erectile dysfunction.

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How Not to Die Cookbook
Your Health

The How Not to Die Cookbook (Coobook)

From Michael Greger, M.D., FACLM, the physician behind the trusted and wildly popular website Nutritionfacts.org, and author of the New York Times bestselling book How Not to Die, comes

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How Not to Die
Your Health

How Not to Die (Book)

From the physician behind the wildly popular website NutritionFacts.org, How Not to Die reveals the groundbreaking scientific evidence behind the only diet that can prevent and reverse

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Nutrition Facts
Your Health

Nutrition Facts (Website)

A strictly non-commercial, science-based public service provided by Dr. Michael Greger, providing free updates on the latest in nutrition research via bite-sized videos. There are

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