Watch on WMHT TV:
Saturday, August 15, 2015 at 12am
Sunday, August 23, 2015 at 6am & 1pm
Today’s world is filled with a dizzying array of trendy weight-loss schemes and formulas that offer fast fixes — yet less than two percent of dieters are successful, and many end up heavier, sicker and hungrier than ever before.Now New York Times best-selling author Joel Fuhrman, M.D., offers sound, effective information for permanent weight control and lifelong health — and shows how to break free from dieting once and for all. Afollow-up program to the phenomenally successful 3 Steps to Incredible Health! and Immunity Solution.
A leading expert and board-certified medical physician who specializes in the prevention and reversal of disease using nutritional solutions, Dr. Fuhrman provides a plan for life based on foods, recipes and menus that are nutrient-rich, supplying our bodies with the means for optimal health, disease prevention and maximum lifespan. Instead of treating symptoms with medications, uncovering the cause of a disease and enhancing cell function results in a more favorable outcome. This new special explores the essential nutrients and foods that can help induce weight loss and prevent and reverse common diseases, and Dr. Fuhrman provides nutritional science and research in an informative, fun and easy-to-understand way.
The program includes information on these topics as well as much more:
- Disease specific nutritional solutions to prevent and even reverse obesity, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes and heart disease, as well as the prevention of strokes, dementia, cancer and more.
- Cook to Live – easy, fast and delicious cooking demonstrations and tips.
- Eat to Live Activities – simple and effective ways to stay active, vibrant and healthy after age 70.
- How nutritional science can save your life, pushing the envelope of human longevity.
- Resolving food addiction once and for all, so you no longer want to overeat and never have to diet again.
About Joel Fuhrman M.D.
Joel Fuhrman, M.D. is a board-certified family physician, New York Times best-selling author and nutritional researcher who specializes in preventing and reversing disease through nutritional and natural methods. Dr. Fuhrman is an internationally recognized expert on nutrition and natural healing, and has appeared on hundreds of radio and television shows including The Dr. Oz show, The Today Show, Good Morning America, and Live with Kelly. Dr. Fuhrman’s own successful PBS television shows, 3 Steps to Incredible Health and Dr. Fuhrman’s Immunity Solution bring nutritional science to homes all across America.
Dr. Fuhrman’s work enhances the growing science of food addiction. His discoveries in differentiating the physiology and biochemistry of true hunger from addictive hunger (which he calls toxic hunger) is essential for understanding and resolving both health and weight concerns, and an essential element in solving our nation’s obesity and health crisis.
Dr. Fuhrman is the Research Director of the Nutritional Research Foundation and a member of the Dr. Oz Show Medical Advisory Board. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1988) and has received the St. Joseph’s Family Practice Resident’s Teaching Award for his contribution to the education of residents.