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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!



Nov 28, 2021

The holidays can be challenging and triggering for those of us who struggle with our body image and yo-yo dieting.

In this episode, I explore the concept of dieting and informed consent for calorie-restricted diets. Not just because I'm a physician and I advise patients and families, but for ourselves, before we embark...

Nov 21, 2021

Did you know that the average American family is eating out 3-4+ times per week? In this episode, I walk you through my emergency meals concept to avoid the fast food drive-thru. These are easy meals that you can be made in under 15 mins!
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Nov 14, 2021

Sweet potatoes are indeed a nutrition powerhouse! They are loaded with beta carotene, vitamin C, potassium, manganese, vitamin B6, vitamin B5, vitamin E, vitamin K, pantothenic acid, copper, iron, calcium, choline, folate, niacin, chlorogenic acid, and anthocyanins. Phew! (Say that three times!)
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Nov 7, 2021

We as parents should feel empowered. Whether you are a parent, grandparent, aunt, uncle, or childcare provider, we can influence what our children eat, not just now, but when they're adults! And this is so impactful because nutrition has so much to do with these healthy lifestyle factors that can affect our development...

Oct 31, 2021

In this episode of Veggie Doctor Radio, Dr. McDougall and I have a fun chat about potatoes. He explains why we should all be eating more potatoes and defends potatoes against Dr. Greger’s recent webinar, ‘Are White Potatoes Bad for You?’.

[8:35]Why people should embrace rather than fear the potato