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The New York Times bestselling creator of Fat Chance explains the eight pathologies that underlie all continual illness, paperwork how processed meals has impacted them to destroy our well being, financial system, and surroundings over the previous 50 years, and proposes an pressing manifesto and technique to remedy each us and the planet.
Dr. Robert Lustig, a pediatric neuroendocrinologist who has lengthy been on the leading edge of drugs and science, challenges our present healthcare paradigm which has gone off the rails beneath the affect of Big Food, Big Pharma, and Big Government.
You can’t remedy an issue in the event you don’t know what the downside is. One of Lustig’s singular items as a communicator is his means to “connect the dots” for the normal reader, with a view to unpack the scientific knowledge and ideas behind his arguments, as he tells the “real story of food” and “the story of real food.”
Metabolical weaves the interconnected strands of diet, well being/illness, drugs, surroundings, and society into a very new material by proving on a scientific foundation a collection of iconoclastic revelations, amongst them:
- Medicine for continual illness treats signs, not the illness itself
- You can diagnose your personal biochemical profile
- Chronic ailments aren’t “druggable,” however they’re “foodable”
- Processed meals isn’t simply poisonous, it’s addictive
- The warfare between vegan and keto is a false warfare—the combatants are on the similar facet
- Big Food, Big Pharma, and Big Government are on the different facet
Making the case that meals is the solely lever we now have to impact biochemical change to enhance our well being, Lustig explains what to eat based mostly on two novel standards: defend the liver, and feed the intestine. He insists that if we don’t repair our meals and change the approach we eat, we are going to proceed to court docket continual illness, bankrupt healthcare, and threaten the planet. But there may be hope: this e-book explains what’s wanted to repair all three.
Publisher:Harper Wave (May 4, 2021)
Item Weight:1.25 kilos
Dimensions:6 x 1.29 x 9 inches