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Health Care Providers and Resources
Common Health Problems and Diseases
Personal Experiences-Diet and Disease
Cancer
Weight Loss
Dietary Issues
Exercise
Packaged Products
Recipes
Dining
Fad Diets
How to Read Food Labels   
Fast Food
Sports and Diet
Vegetarian Resources
Food Safety, GE Foods, Organic Foods
Environmental Issues
Political Issues
Farm Animal Issues
Mad Cow Disease
Nutrition Curriculum Resources
Reference Resources
Disclaimer  

 

 

Examples of Common Health Problems and Diseases

 

Allergic Reactions to Food
Arthritis
Arthritis-The Research
Arthritis-Treatment
Celiac Disease (Gluten Intolerance)
Cholesterol-The Most Effective Way To Lower It!
Diabetes
Endometriosis Cured With Diet
Heart Disease - Dr. Neal Pinckney (read The Healthy Heart Handbook online)
Hypoglycemia
John A. McDougall, M.D. (numerous)
Menstrual Pain (+ fibroids, endometriosis, adenomyosis)
Multiple Sclerosis
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis-Exercise Most Important-1
Osteoporosis-Exercise Most Important-2
Osteoporosis-Exercise Most Important-3
Osteoporosis and Animal Protein
Relapsing Polychondritis (autoimmune disease)
 

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Some Personal Experiences-Diet and Disease

 

Arthritis-Rheumatoid
Arthritis-Takayasu
Atrial Fibrillation
Breast Cysts
Cancer-Brain Tumor
Cancer-Breast
Cancer-Breast-Curing Naturally
Cancer-Breast and Osteoporosis
Cancer-Leukemia
Cancer-Lung
Cancer-Uterine
Chronic Fatigue
Crohn's Disease Site
Crohn's Disease and Takayasu Arthritis
Diabetes (Adult Onset)-1
Diabetes (Adult Onset)-2
Diabetes, Arthritis and 25 Prescriptions
Fibromyalgia
Heart Disease-Triple Bypass Surgery Canceled
Hiatal Hernia
Lupus and Diabetes
Multiple Sclerosis-1
Multiple Sclerosis-2
Weight Loss-Near Diabetic Turns Around Life
Weight Loss-Under High Blood Pressure
Weight Loss-From Size 8 to Size 4
Weight Loss-90 pounds later
 

 

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Cancer

 

Alternative Cancer Therapy FAQ
Annie Appleseed Project
Breast Cancer and Diet
Cancer and Oxygen
Cancer Clinics and Resources

Cannabis Oil - Rick Simpson Site

Chemo Q & A
Curaderm - Amazing Video of Basal Cell Healed with a Topical Cream
Immune Medicine.Com
Mastectomies Do Not Help
Moss Reports
Prostate Cancer and Nutrition
Relative Risk versus Absolute Risk
The Cancer Project
 

 

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Healthcare Providers and Resources

Note: if you are looking for a specific type of doctor, use Google and enter, for example, naturopathic doctor and your zip code or city and state or the phrase alternative medicine and zip code also works well

 

American College of Lifestyle Medicine
Alternative/Complimentary Cancer Therapies
American Academy of Medical Acupuncture
American Assn. of Naturopathic Physicians
American Holistic Medical Assn.
An Oasis of Healing (AZ)
Ann Wigmore Foundation (NM)
Ann Wigmore Natural Health Institute (PR)
Association of Cancer Online Resources
Atlanta Clinic of Preventive Medicine (GA)
Block Center for Integrative Cancer Care (IL)
Breast Thermography
Burzynski Clinic
Caldwell B. Esselstyn, Jr., M.D.
Cancer Control Society
Cancer Cure Foundation
Cancer Links
Cancer-People Against Cancer
CANHELP (cancer info and referrals)
Casper's Farm (Private Hotel and Pure Food - NY)
Chari Center of Health (CA)
Charles Attwood, M.D.
Colitis and Crohne's Health Recovery Center (CA)
Colon Health Advice
Colon Hydrotherapists
Colon Therapists Network
Connie Sanchez, N.D. (The Nutrition Doc) (CO)
Creative Health Institute (MI)
Dean Ornish, M.D
Dorit - Food Coach and Personal Chef to the Stars
Exsalus Health and Wellness Center (CA)
Gerson Institute (CA)
Global Cardio Care (CA)
Hallelujah Acres (NC)
Hallelujah Acres Lifestyle Centers
Heather Shenkman, M.D. (cardiology) (CA)
Hippocrates Health Institute (FL/CA)
Holistic Doctors, Dentists, Nutritionists
Holistic Medical Association
Holistic Medical Clinic of the Carolinas (NC)
Joel Fuhrman, M.D. (NJ)
Kind Heart Institute (CA)
Lifestyle Center of America (OK, AZ)
Living Foods Institute (GA)
Macrobiotics-The Kushi Institute (MA)
Macrobiotics-David Snieckus (counselor) (MA)
Macrobiotics-Denny Waxman (counselor) (PA)
McDougall Wellness Center (CA)
Moss Reports
Neal Pinckney, Ph.D. (heart disease)
Nutritional Oncology Research Institute (CA)
Optimum Health Institute (CA, TX)
Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
Preventive Medicine Research Institute
Ruth Heidrich, Ph.D.
Stephen Maltais, N.D. (Ontario, Canada)
Susan Smith Jones, Ph.D.
T. Colin Campbell Foundation
To Your Health Fitness and Nutrition (CA)
Total Health Institute (IL)
Tree of Life Rejuvenation Center (Arizona)
True North Health (CA)
VegDocs
Weimar Institute (CA)
Wellness Forum
William Harris, M.D.
 

 

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Dietary Issues

 

101 Reasons NOT to Feed Dairy Products (or Milk Formula) to Your Child
Myths About Low-Fat Diets for Children
Aging Gracefully
Amer. Heart Assn. Diet Ineffective
Aspartame
Aspartame and Sugar-Free Products
Aspartame (sweetpoison.com)
Attention Deficit Disorder - Does food change behavior?
B-12 Vitamin
Bacteria in the Gut
Big Bad Corn
Blueberries - Why They're the Best!
Breastfeeding-101 Reasons to Breastfeed
Colon Cleansing
Coconut Oil
Controlling Food Allergies
Fish Oil and Aspirin
Folk Remedies (EarthClinic)
Hormone Replacement Therapy
Less Grains, More Greens
Longevity-The Best and Worst Foods
Omega-3 and -6
Power Bars?
Pregnancy
Raw vs. Cooked
Salt/Sodium
Salt-Use Minimally
Salt-To Salt or Not to Salt
Smoking
Soy You Say
Vegetable Oils
 

 

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Weight Loss

(Also see Personal Stories)

 

Body Mass Index Calculator (BMI)
BMI, Blood Pressure, Percent Body Fat, Etc. Calculators
Calculate Calories Burned By Activity
Calories Information
Weight Control Registry
 

 

Exercise

 

7 Perks of Exercise
Exercises For Seniors
President's Council on Physical Fitness
The Perfect Exercise
 

 

Packaged Products

 

John A. McDougall, M.D. Approved 

 

 

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Recipes

Note: These are not all 'Rave' recipes.
Substitute ingredients as necessary.

FatFree.com
FatFreeVegan.com
Abbey Levine
Asian Recipes
Cookbook Downloads
Fat Free Vegan Recipes
Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
Passover Recipes
Recipe Source
Salad Dressings Without Oil
Vegan Chef
Vegan Food
Vegan Kitchen
VeganCooking.com
 

 

Dining Out

 

Restaurants and Heath Food Stores
Restaurants Throughout the World
 

 

Fad Diets

 

Atkins' Cancer Revolution by Dr. Joel Fuhrman
Atkins Diet
Atkins Diet Alert
AtkinsExposed.Org
Blood Type Diet: Fact or Fiction?
Carbo-Phobia?
High Protein Diets
The South Beach Diet
 

 

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How to Read Food Labels

 

Consumers Union Eco-Labels Guide
Nutrition Facts
 

 

Fast Food

 

Fast Food Facts
Nutrition Data
Soy Happy Veggie Dogs
 

 

Sports and Diet

 

Famous Vegetarian Athletes
Protein Powders, Pills and Poppycock!
Robert Cheeke
Sports Nutrition
Sports Nutrition-Dr. Graham
Vegan Bodybuilding
Vegan Bodybuilding and Fitness
 

 

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Vegetarian Resources

 

Christian Vegetarian Assn.
Famous Vegetarians
Food For Life (Vegan/Vegetarian Food Relief)
Go Vegan! (Radio Show)
Health Talk Hawaii
International Vegetarian Union
Jewish Veg
Living and Raw Foods
North American Vegetarian Society
Nut Gourmet Blog
Raw Food Restaurant Listings
Raw Vegan Radio
Restaurants and Health Food Stores
Super Healthy Children
Veg Advantage (free advice for food service professionals)
Veg Tampa Bay
Vegan Action
Vegan Certification Logo
VeganGal.com (Jill Ovnik)
Vegan Children
Vegan Kids (Feeding)
Vegan Outreach
Vegan Video - A Life Connected
Vegetarian Connection-Jill Nussinow, R.D.
Vegetarian Family
Vegetarian Legal Action Network
Vegetarian Pets
Vegetarian Resource Group
Vegetarian Starter Kit
Vegetarians In Paradise
Veg News
VegSource
VegWeb
Wake Up America (Internet Radio Show)
Wheatgrass Products
Wildman Steve Brill
William Harris, M.D.
 

 

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Food Safety, GE Foods, Organic Foods

 

10 Things Monsanto Does Not Want You to Know
Animal Feces In Food-The Statistics
Center for Food Safety
Center for Science in the Public Interest
Campaign to Label GE Foods
Citizens for Safe Drinking Water
CropChoice.com-News on Farming Issues
FDA Recalls and Alerts
Fluoride Action Network
Food First
Genetic Engineering
Genetic Engineering (ProtectOurFood.org)
GMO Compass
Got Mercury? Calculate Mercury Content in Fish
Institute for Responsible Technology (GE)
Local Harvest (national database of farmers markets, etc.)
Millions Against Monsanto
Organic Consumers Association
Organic Pages Online (Organic Trade Association)
Organically Speaking (web and pod casts)
Pesticide Action Network
Pesticides In Produce
Poisoned Cosmetics
USDA Organic Food Labeling
 

 

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Environmental Issues

 

Biotechnology Myths
Center for Biological Diversity
Climate Change Calculator
EarthSave
Earth Policy Institute
EcoChamber (Environmental Chamber of Commerce)
EnviroLink
Environmental Health News
Environmental News Service
Environmental News Network
Environmental Scorecard for Your Area-Find Out!
Environmental Working Group
Facts From Food Revolution
Friends of the Earth
Greenpeace
How Much Water for a Pound of Beef?
Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future
Natural Resources Defense Council
Physicians for Social Responsibility
Polluters in Your Area
Shifting Baselines (on the decline of our oceans)
Rainforest Action Network
Song for the Ocean (wonderful music video)
The Curse of Factory Farms-New York Times Editorial
The Girl Who Silenced the World (6 min. video)
The E. F. Schumacher Society (Small Is Beautiful)
The Problem With Pesticides
True Cost Clearinghouse
True Cost of Food (15 min. video)
Youth for Environmental Sanity
 

 

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Political Issues

 

Farm Subsidy Database
McLibel Website
OpenSecrets.Org-or Look Up Who Finances Politicians
Quackpot Watch
Tax Meat and Dairy?
 

 

Farm Animal Issues

 

Animal Acres
Animal Concerns
AnimalsVoice.com
BanPoundSeizure.Org
Farm Sanctuary
Defenders of Wildlife
Grace Factory Farm Project
Humane Charities Seal of Approval
Humane Farming Association
Humane Society of the U.S.
In Defense of Animals
PAWS
People For the Ethical Treatment of Animals
The Animal Rescue Site
Tribe of Heart
United Poultry Concerns
Veterinarians for Animal Rights
 

 

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Mad Cow Disease

 

Downed Cows
Mad Cow Disease (OCA)
Mad Cowboy-Howard Lyman
 

 

Nutrition Curriculum Resources

 

American College of Lifestyle Medicine
Bastyr University
Clayton College of Natural Health
Curriculum Materials From TeachKind.Org
Natural Health Schools Listings for US and Canada
Program In Integrative Medicine (U. of Arizona)
T. Colin Campbell Foundation
The Institute for Integrative Nutrition
The National Institute of Whole Health Education
The New England School of Whole Health Education
Vegetarian Nutrition Course (Univ. of Alabama)
 

 

Reference Resources

 

Health and Fitness Article Database
Glycemic Index Database
Healthfinder
Herbs: The American Botanical Society
MedLine Plus
National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute
National Library of Medicine
Nutrition Facts and Nutrient Analysis
Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases
Soil and Health Library
 

 

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