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Food for Life is an award-winning Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) program designed by physicians, nurses, and registered dietitians that offers cancer, diabetes, weight management, employee wellness, and kids classes that focus on the lifesaving effects of healthful eating. Each class includes information about how certain foods and nutrients work to promote health, along with cooking demonstrations of simple and nutritious recipes that can be recreated easily at home.

Plant-based diet best for weight loss

Plant-based Vegetarian Diet Best for Weight Loss Without Counting Calories
Study | Jan. 27, 2015

New research from the Physicians Committee shows a plant-based vegetarian diet is an easy way to help you lose weight without counting calories.

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Neal Barnard, M.D., Hosts Free Workshop to Help Washington Residents Kickstart their Health and Combat Type 2 Diabetes
News Release | Sept. 12, 2014

Washington residents struggling with type 2 diabetes can attend a workshop with Dr. Barnard on Tuesday, Oct. 7. Learn how to avoid complications from the disease and reduce or eliminate the need for medications.

Power Plate Shopping List

Download our Free Power Plate Shopping List
Free Download | July 28, 2014

The Power Plate shopping list helps make grocery shopping for all the fruits, whole grains, legumes, and vegetables you'll need for your weekly recipes quicker and easier.

International Conference on Diabetes

International Conference on Diabetes
News Release | July 19, 2014

Diabetes is a worldwide escalating epidemic. Help stop it by sharing information about the International Conference on Diabetes, where leading experts shared the latest insights on the causes of diabetes, the critical role of nutrition, and priorities for research.

Fish is Not a Health Food

Don't Take the Bait — Fish is Not a Health Food
Health | June 12, 2014

A new Physicians Committee report reveals that when it comes to claims about fish's health benefits, consumers are being reeled in by myths.

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Researchers Unveil Six Dietary Guidelines for Cancer Prevention
News Release| June 9, 2014

Six dietary guidelines - more aggressive than previous cancer prevention advice will be unveiled in the June 30 issue of the Journal of the American College of Nutrition.

Marco Borges Dishes Top Foods to Spring Clean Your Diet

Marco Borges Dishes Top Foods to Spring Clean Your Diet
Reports | June 3, 2014

We're pulling in some of Hollywood's most influential nutrition experts and sharing their favorite tips to help people "spring clean" their diet.


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