The Dr. Pat Show: Talk Radio to Thrive By!: An Apple A Day: The Myths, Misconceptions, and Truths About the Food We Eat

  02/25/2009  11:00 am PDT

For the last several years heart disease was the 1 cause of death for Americans, Cancer was 2. Together, these diseases combine for more than half or all deaths in the country. Dr. Joe Schwarcz, Director of the McGill Universitys Office for Science and Society, discusses a list of foods that are excellent at preventing both diseases; and interestingly enough beans and beer make the list. Dr. Schwarcz demystifies the chemistry of foodcutting through all the hype of so-called wonder supplementsand explains how there is no substitute for good food when it comes to health.


Dr. Pat Baccili

Dr. Pat Baccili helps individuals and organizations break through their limiting Crust so they can reach their unlimited potential. Her specialty is assisting people face ...

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Dr. Joe Schwarcz

Joe Schwarcz is director of McGill Universitys Office for Science and Society in Montreal. He teaches courses on nutrition and the applications of chemistry to everyday life...

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