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The Resource Fast food genocide : how processed food is killing us and what we can do about it, Joel Fuhrman, M.D. with Robert B. Phillips

Fast food genocide : how processed food is killing us and what we can do about it, Joel Fuhrman, M.D. with Robert B. Phillips

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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 Robert B. Phillips
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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
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Fuhrman, Joel
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Phillips, Robert B
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  • Nutrition
  • Junk food
  • Processed foods
  • Diet
Label
Fast food genocide : how processed food is killing us and what we can do about it, Joel Fuhrman, M.D. with Robert B. Phillips
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
19971120
Edition
First edition.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9780062571212
Lccn
2017040958
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Fast food genocide : how processed food is killing us and what we can do about it, Joel Fuhrman, M.D. with Robert B. Phillips
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
19971120
Edition
First edition.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9780062571212
Lccn
2017040958
Other physical details
colour illustrations

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