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Welcome to Veggie Doctor Radio! This podcast is focused on plant-based nutrition, habit formation, behavior change and motivation so that you can have the tools to live the best life possible. Make yourself at home and enjoy!


Oct 20, 2019

In this very special episode, I interview a family practice physician who is an expert at feeding children who have extreme food selectivity. I really loved her book, Helping Your Child with Extreme Picky Eating: A Step-by-Step Guide for Overcoming Selective Eating, Food Aversion, and Feeding Disorders because it was...

Oct 13, 2019

In this episode, I discuss what I think causes children to seem like “picky” eaters and what you can do about it.


"…various studies suggest that between one and two-thirds of parents describe their young child as “picky” at some point” -Dr. Katja Rowell, relational childhood feeding specialist"


Oct 6, 2019

In this episode, I discuss why feeding your child may be stressful and why the majority of parents may interfere with how much their child eats. I also describe Ellyn Satter’s Division of Responsibilities. Finally, I discuss what I call the Five Pillars of Healthy Eating which is a framework with which to approach...

Sep 29, 2019

In this episode of Veggie Doctor Radio, I discuss body weight in children, why we worry, why most of the time there is no need to worry and what happens when we get over-focused on the size of our children’s bodies. 

"Focus on habits and behaviors, not your child’s weight.” -Dr. Yami


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Sep 26, 2019

In today’s episode, I have a conversation with Harriet Brown, the author of Body of Truth: How Science, History, and Culture Drive Our Obsession with Weight. I really loved this book and wanted to explore with her several topics that I feel would benefit my audience.


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