The Resource Fast food genocide : how processed food is killing us and what we can do about it, Joel Fuhrman, M.D. ; with research and contributions by Robert B. Phillips, (electronic resource)

Fast food genocide : how processed food is killing us and what we can do about it, Joel Fuhrman, M.D. ; with research and contributions by Robert B. Phillips, (electronic resource)

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Fast food genocide : how processed food is killing us and what we can do about it
Title
Fast food genocide
Title remainder
how processed food is killing us and what we can do about it
Statement of responsibility
Joel Fuhrman, M.D. ; with research and contributions by Robert B. Phillips
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Language
eng
Summary
  • The revered nutrition expert and PBS personality examines the role of fast and processed foods in the nation's health crisis while outlining specific recommendations for long-term solutions, sharing complementary meal plans and recipes
  • "Revered nutrition and health expert, PBS personality, and bestselling author of Eat to Live, Super Immunity, and The End of Diabetes, Dr. Joel Fuhrman, delivers a hard-hitting, culture-shifting examination of the role fast and processed food plays in our nation's health crisis and offers a program to help us discover a lasting solution, including a two-week meal plan and 80 recipes. We're eating our way to discomfort, unhappiness, disease, and premature death. Processed and fake foods have become the primary source of calories in the United States--a trend that is growing across the developed world. While these "Frankenfoods" efficiently feed the majority of our citizens, they do not contain the sustaining biological and chemical properties of food produced in nature. This fast-food solution is causing a fast-food genocide that is shaping our bodies and our futures, Joel Fuhrman, MD, warns. Eating these unhealthy foods make us fatter and profoundly affects our brains, behaviors, and even our genetic makeup, leaving us helpless to social forces that will keep us eating fast food forever, he explains. They create an avalanche of harmful problems--chronic disease, lowered intelligence levels, and attention deficits that are intrinsically linked to poverty, reduced educational and occupational opportunities, and even increased drug addiction, violence, and crime. An urgent call to action, Fast Food Genocide also provides a clear and very achievable solution. While food can destroy the world, it can also heal it. We must take back control of our diet--by eating specific natural ingredients in a balanced way--and in doing so, our right to a healthy, long life. "Greater knowledge leads to a solution; a solution to your personal health issues and a solution for our society." Dr. Fuhrman writes. "But it starts with you.""--
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Fuhrman, Joel
Dewey number
613.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TX357
LC item number
.F84 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Nutrition
  • Junk food
  • Processed foods
  • Diet
  • HEALTH & FITNESS / Nutrition
  • HEALTH & FITNESS / Health Care Issues
  • HEALTH & FITNESS / Diseases / General
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Fast food genocide : how processed food is killing us and what we can do about it, Joel Fuhrman, M.D. ; with research and contributions by Robert B. Phillips, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-327) and index
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First edition.
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1 online resource (342 pages)
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9780062571236
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2017043097
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Fast food genocide : how processed food is killing us and what we can do about it, Joel Fuhrman, M.D. ; with research and contributions by Robert B. Phillips, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.axis360.baker-taylor.com/Title?itemid=0020298641
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-327) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (342 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062571236
Lccn
2017043097
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0020298641
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