Tag: sugar

  • DR KEVIN STRONG

    Category: DOCTORS
    Address: 3 North Jacobs Ave
    Camden
    Maine
    04843
    United States

    Dr Kevin Strong is a community pediatrician, nutrition activist and founder and president at Dunk the Junk. He uses digital media, street art and hiphop to counter brand soda, sugar, and junk food.  His motto: “Through art, we empower youth with the truth about soda and added sugars so they can choose health over a path to chronic disease.” For more information, email him at  kstrong@dunkthejunk.org or visit Dunk the Junk website.

  • DR DAVID UNWIN

    Address: 11 Norwood Ave
    Southport
    Merseyside
    PR9 7EG
    United Kingdom

    Dr David Unwin is a British GP based in Southport. He almost gave up medical practice in 2012, so disillusioned was he with the negative health outcomes from conventional medicine for overweight and diabetic patients.  He started researching alternatives (to see him in action, click here). He has become the Royal College of General Practitioners National Champion for Collaborative Care and Support Planning in Obesity & Diabetes, and an RCGP Clinical Expert in diabetes. In 2016 he won the NHS Innovator of the Year Award for England for saving more than £45 000 annually on diabetes medication prescriptions. His research publications include:  Low carbohydrate diet to achieve weight loss and improve HbA1c in type 2 diabetes and pre‐diabetes: experience from one general practice. Practical Diabetes. 2014;  Diabesity; Perhaps we can make a difference after all? Diabesity in Practice 2014;  Rebranding Lifestyle advice as a ‘Meta-intervention’ BMJ 2014; A patient request for some ‘deprescribing’ BMJ 2015.   

  • GARY TAUBES

    Category: AUTHOR/BLOGGER
    Address: N/A
    Oakland
    California
    United States

    Gary Taubes is an American  journalist, author of books that include Why We Get Fat, Good Calories Bad Calories, and The Case Against Sugar, and co-founder of the Nutrition Science Initiative.