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Blog Archive for July 2016

Meat and Dairy Subsidies Make America Sick

Friday, Jul 22, 2016   Dr. Neal Barnard   dairy


Government food subsidies—including meat and dairy products—are damaging the health of Americans, according to a study just published in JAMA Internal Medicine. It’s a problem we’re working to fix.

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Protect Against Prostate Cancer: Ditch Dairy and Other Tips

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016   Dr. Neal Barnard   dairy, men's health, cancer


Metastatic prostate cancer cases are on the rise—up 72 percent in men ages 55 to 69 years old in the last decade—according to a new study in the journal Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases. Dietary changes can help reduce prostate cancer risk and prevent its progression if diagnosed. Here are a few simple steps men should take today:

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Sense of Urgency

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016   Dr. Neal Barnard   other


Every Physicians Committee doctor member and supporter is an agent of change. To read the stories of a few of them, check out the new summer issue of Good Medicine magazine. 

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