Is Wine the Best Medicine?: And Other Facts & Myths About Food & Drink

Is Wine the Best Medicine?: And Other Facts & Myths About Food & Drink

by Sanjiv Chopra, Alan Lotvin, David Fisher
     
 

Original published as part of DOCTOR CHOPRA SAYS.

WE'VE ALL SEEN THE HEADLINES:
- An apple a day keeps the doctor away!
- A glass of wine a day helps prevent heart disease!
- Drinking coffee lowers your risk for liver cancer!
BUT WHAT SHOULD WE BELIEVE?

ONCE UPON A TIME, maintaining your health seemed relatively simple.

Overview

Original published as part of DOCTOR CHOPRA SAYS.

WE'VE ALL SEEN THE HEADLINES:
- An apple a day keeps the doctor away!
- A glass of wine a day helps prevent heart disease!
- Drinking coffee lowers your risk for liver cancer!
BUT WHAT SHOULD WE BELIEVE?

ONCE UPON A TIME, maintaining your health seemed relatively simple. But today we're barraged by a never-ending array of conflicting medical advice. It's all terribly confusing, and most of us aren't sure what news we can trust and what we can ignore. Doctor Chopra Says offers a solution that will help you make the right decisions for your health.

In this groundbreaking ebook, IS WINE THE BEST MEDICINE?, Dr. Sanjiv Chopra and renowned cardiologist Dr. Alan Lotvin to give you the most cutting-edge medical research available concerning food and drink medical myths.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781429958912
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
08/23/2011
Sold by:
Macmillan
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
32
File size:
530 KB

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Meet the Author

DR. SANJIV CHOPRA is professor of medicine and faculty dean for continuing medical education at Harvard Medical School, and a senior consultant in hepatology at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. He has more than one hundred publications and four books to his credit, and is the editor-in-chief of the hepatology section of UpToDate, an innovative Internet program that is subscribed to by more than three hundred thousand physicians around the world. In April 2010 he was honored with election as a master of the American College of Physicians. He lives in Weston, Massachusetts.

DR. ALAN LOTVIN is a cardiologist. He holds a graduate degree from Columbia University and is the chief executive officer of ICORE Healthcare. He was president and chief operating officer of M/C Communications, a leading medical education provider, and prior to that was president of Specialty Pharmacy Services for Medco Health Solutions. He lives in Hopkinton, Massachusetts.


DR. SANJIV CHOPRA is Professor of Medicine&Faculty Dean for Continuing Medical Education at Harvard Medical School, and Director of Clinical Hepatology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. He has approximately 100 publications and 4 specialist books to his credit. He has received numerous awards including the Excellence in Teaching Award from Harvard Medical School. With Dr. Alan Lotvin and David Fisher, he is the author of Live Better, Live Longer. He lives in Weston, Massachusetts.
DR. ALAN LOTVIN is a cardiologist. He is a co-author of Dr. Sanjiv Chopra's Live Better, Live Longer, along with David Fisher. He holds a graduate degree from Columbia University and is the chief executive officer of ICORE Healthcare. He was president and chief operating officer of M/C Communications, a leading medical education provider, and prior to that was president of Specialty Pharmacy Services for Medco Health Solutions. He lives in Hopkinton, Massachusetts.
David Fisher is the author of eighteen New York Times bestsellers. His work has also appeared in most major magazines and many newspapers. He lives in New York with his wife and two sons.

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