Dr. Robert Lustig is Professor of Pediatric Endocrinology at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Lustig has become a leading public health authority on the impact sugar has on fueling the diabetes, obesity and metabolic syndrome epidemics, and on addressing changes in the food environment to reverse these chronic diseases.
In his New York Times best selling book Fat Chance: Beating the Odds Against Sugar, Processes Food, Obesity, and Disease, Robert documents both the science and the politics that have led to the current pandemic of obesity and chronic disease. In the Fat Chance Cookbook, Dr. Lustig provides practical examples for applying healthy eating principles with recipes by Cindy Gershen. Dr. Lustig joins us today to discuss his new book, Metabolical: The Lure and the Lies of Processed Food, Nutrition, and Modern Medicine.
The Ripple Effect Podcaast #367 (Dr. Jessica Rose | A Chat About Current Events, Covid, Science & Knowledge)
Dr. Jessica Rose is an artist, musician, mathematician, professional surfer, biologist, researcher, data analysis, and one of the most interesting & honest people I have ever met. Dr. Rose has a Post Doc in Biochemistry at Technion Institute of Technology, Post Doc in Molecular Biology at Hebrew University of Jerusalem, PhD in Computational Biology at Bar Ilan University, Master’s in Medicine (Immunology) at Memorial University of Newfoundland, BSc in Applied Mathematics at Memorial University of Newfoundland.