Abundant scientific information has established the role of nutrition in health. This document outlines the Physicians Committee's practical dietary recommendations for guidelines that will benefit the public.
The Physicians Committee sought to establish a set of dietary guidance materials that serve the current needs of the public, based on current scientific knowledge.
The Physicians Committee has several poster options available to introduce the concept of plant-based diets for health to any section of the population.
NutritionMD.org provides information for both health care providers and consumers on the role good nutrition plays in overall health, as well as how it relates to the prevention and treatment of specific conditions.
Power Plate, the Physicians Committee's dietary diagram was tested among different populations. This paper walks through the process of developing a plate diagram and eventually to the final diagram that is the Power Plate.
NutritionCME.org offers free online continuing medical education for physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, dietitians, nutritionists, and other health care providers interested in how nutrition can be used for health promotion and prevention of cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and other chronic diseases.
The following resources help nurses and nurse practitioners demonstrate to patients how a low-fat, plant-based diet can prevent and reverse chronic diseases, such as diabetes, heart disease, and cancer. Please help advocate for healthy communities by sharing these tools with your personal and professional contacts.