Most people don’t know that the vast majority of premature deaths can be prevented with the right diet. Based on Dr. Michael Greger’s best-selling book of the same title, HOW NOT TO DIE WITH MICHAEL GREGER, M.D., a new PBS special, takes viewers through 10 causes of premature death and disease and reveals how a plant-based diet can help provide protection from these devastating diseases.
In HOW NOT TO DIE, Dr. Greger explains the research behind his recommendations in an entertaining and easy-to-understand way. Viewers will learn how to help prevent and even reverse heart disease, cancer, diabetes, strokes and other common diseases. The program also explores the scientific evidence on why certain foods help or harm our well-being, how foods aid healing and which foods are effective against specific health problems. By following his advice, Dr. Greger will help us live longer and healthier lives with his revolutionary science.