Jeff Novick Tag

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  1. Can We Trust News Reports about Medical Studies? Controversy sells. The media is always happy to report when the conclusions of a new study fly in the face of established beliefs. But the controversy and the short-lived news stories are too fleeting to include the voices of the medical and scientific community as they meticulously review the data, the methods, the math,...
  2. Hoping for Health but Missing the Mark? "There was a party at work, but there was next to nothing I could eat except the Oreos. At least they were vegan!" I hear this sort of reasoning every day in my practice. And I totally understand it. For years, I was a tater-tot vegetarian and thought I was "healthy" because of my...
  3. What Does a Plant-Based Dinner Plate Look Like? "I have really been thinking about . . . how best to describe the principles of a healthy diet , and I think, plant-centered, minimally processed, calorie dilute, low SOS [salt, oil, sugar] & variety, really sums it all up," says Jeff Novick, MS, RD . But what does that look like when we...
  4. Dr. John McDougall Offers Label Reading Advice Eating a whole-food, nutrient-rich, oil-free, plant-based diet focuses on consuming foods that aren't sold in a package or have a label. As Dr. Michael Klaper likes to say " Eat food as grown !" In other words, choose food items that are as close as possible to how they are found growing in nature....
  5. The Effect of Different Oils on Endothelial Function Is there a "HEALTHY" oil? We've heard the term used so often that most of us believe there is such a thing. But which is it? Some tout olive oil because of its ancient Mediterranean roots. Others point to the long tradition of using soy products in Asia to prove the benefit of soybean...
  6. Tips for Taking a Plant-Based Diet on the Road Changing to a delicious, whole-food, plant-based diet is by far one of the best decisions you have made for you and your family! However, it does present some challenges, especially when taking a plant-based diet on the road. Below are some tips that will help you eat healthfully so that you won't sabotage reaching...
  7. Coconut Oil and Magic Marketing The Mash-up of Medical Research and Marketing We've all seen books, articles, or internet stories on the alleged "miracle" properties of coconut oil. And we've watched as coconut oil has gotten more and more dedicated shelf space at our local grocery stores. Have you ever stopped to wonder why a food product that had...

 

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