The Great Cholesterol Myth Cookbook: Recipes and Meal Plans That Prevent Heart Disease--Naturally

The Great Cholesterol Myth Cookbook: Recipes and Meal Plans That Prevent Heart Disease--Naturally

by Jonny Bowden
     
 

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For decades, low-fat and low-cholesterol diets have been touted as the way to prevent and reverse heart disease. In the groundbreaking book, The Great Cholesterol Myth, Jonny Bowden and Stephen Sinatra debunked that assertion, arguing that fat—often curtailed on traditional low cholesterol “heart-healthy” diets—is not the enemy and

Overview

For decades, low-fat and low-cholesterol diets have been touted as the way to prevent and reverse heart disease. In the groundbreaking book, The Great Cholesterol Myth, Jonny Bowden and Stephen Sinatra debunked that assertion, arguing that fat—often curtailed on traditional low cholesterol “heart-healthy” diets—is not the enemy and may in fact be part of the solution. Now, in The Great Cholesterol Myth Cookbook, the authors and nutrition expert and whole foods chef Deirdre Rawlings, Ph.D., put their findings into action with a detailed meal plan and 100 delicious and nutritious recipes that will prevent and reverse heart disease and give you back the foods you thought were gone forever. - Learn how to live a life free of heart disease without the use of harmful statin drugs.- Based on the latest studies, discover why sugar (not fat), inflammation, stress, and high-carb diets full of processed foods are the true culprits of heart disease.- Combat heart disease with 100 mouthwatering recipes designed to satisfy your taste buds, provide key nutrients, and keep your heart healthy.
- Veal Scaloppini Supreme- Luscious Lemon Yogurt Cake- Anti-Inflammatory Turmeric Turkey Burgers- Soul Warming Tuna Lasagna- Fortifying Flourless Chicken Flapjacks- Hearty Mediterranean Frittata- Energizing Thai Spice Chicken Salad- Gluten-Free Mediterranean Veggie Pizza- Protein-Packed Vegetarian Shepherd's Pie- Sweet and Spicy Beef or Chicken Stir Fry  “Bravo, bravo, bravo! Finally—a cookbook that puts flavor, healthy fats, and sanity back in the kitchen!”-Christiane Northrup, M.D., best-selling author, Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom and The Wisdom of Menopause “What a delight to find that all these ‘forbidden’ foods are exactly what we should be eating to keep our hearts healthy!”-Ann Louise Gittleman, Ph.D, C.N.S., best-selling author, The Fat Flush Plan “You owe it to yourself, your heart, and your family to read this book, but more importantly, follow the program!”?Robb Wolf, best-selling author ofThe Paleo Solution “Take it from the trusted experts in this book, and learn to enjoy the best foods for your heart, mind, and body!”-Larry McCleary, M.D., author of Feed Your Brain, Lose Your Belly and The Fracture Cure “This team is a powerhouse of complementary skills and experience: Johnny Bowden is one of the world's leading authorities on functional foods. Stephen Sinatra is the first voice of metabolic cardiology. Deirdre Rawlings is an inspiring life coach.” -Leo Galland, M.D., best-selling author of The Fat Resistance Diet “[The authors’] conclusions are contrary to conventional medical thinking—and in line with the best research out there! I find myself giving my patients the same message daily. I appreciate begin able to back it up with this well-considered, beautifully written book, which then provides them with recipes that are both practical and delicious. Let them eat fat!”-Hyla Cass, M.D., author of 8 Weeks to Vibrant Health “[The authors’] arguments are based on scientific research published in peer-reviewed journals, which makes them difficult to refute. Tenets such as limit sugar, limit grains, no need to avoid saturated fat, and minimize processed foods, will go a long way in reversing risk factors for heart disease.”-Colette Heimowitz, MSc, Vice President of Atkins Nutritionals, Inc. “The dietary recommendations [the authors] make are right on target, and they are going to surprise you.”-Jennifer Landa, M.D., chief medical officer of BodyLogicMD, author of The Sex Drive Solution for Women “You can trust [the authors’] collective wisdom, which tends to go against everything you’ve ever heard from conventional wisdom sources—it’s spot-on! You won’t go wrong heeding the advice they’re sharing. In fact, it very well could save your life!”-Jimmy Moore, author of Cholesterol Clarity: What the HDL Is Wrong with My Numbers? “. . . The Great Cholesterol Myth Cookbook busts unscientific food myths—so you can get back to the joy of eating!”-Jacob Teitelbaum, M.D., author of Beat Sugar Addiction Now!  

Editorial Reviews

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“. . . The Great Cholesterol Myth Cookbook busts unscientific food myths—so you can get back to the joy of eating!” - Jacob Teitelbaum, M.D., author of Beat Sugar Addiction Now!

“You owe it to yourself, your heart, and your family to read this book, but more importantly, follow the program!” - Robb Wolf, best-selling author of The Paleo Solution

“What a delight to find that all these ‘forbidden’ foods are exactly what we should be eating to keep our hearts healthy!” - Ann Louise Gittleman, Ph.D, C.N.S., best-selling author, The Fat Flush Plan

“[The authors’] arguments are based on scientific research published in peer-reviewed journals, which makes them difficult to refute. Tenets such as limit sugar, limit grains, no need to avoid saturated fat, and minimize processed foods, will go a long way in reversing risk factors for heart disease.” -Colette Heimowitz, MSc, Vice President of Atkins Nutritionals, Inc.
 
“The dietary recommendations [the authors] make are right on target, and they are going to surprise you.” -Jennifer Landa, M.D., chief medical officer of BodyLogicMD, author of The Sex Drive Solution for Women
 

“This team is a powerhouse of complementary skills and experience: Johnny Bowden is one of the world's leading authorities on functional foods. Stephen Sinatra is the first voice of metabolic cardiology. Deirdre Rawlings is an inspiring life coach.” - Leo Galland, M.D., best-selling author of The Fat Resistance Diet

“Bravo, bravo, bravo! Finally—a cookbook that puts flavor, healthy fats, and sanity back in the kitchen!” - Christiane Northrup, M.D., best-selling author, Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom and The Wisdom of Menopause
 
“Take it from the trusted experts in this book, and learn to enjoy the best foods for your heart, mind, and body!” -Larry McCleary, M.D., author of Feed Your Brain, Lose Your Belly and The Fracture Cure
 
“[The authors’] conclusions are contrary to conventional medical thinking—and in line with the best research out there! I find myself giving my patients the same message daily. I appreciate begin able to back it up with this well-considered, beautifully written book, which then provides them with recipes that are both practical and delicious. Let them eat fat!” -Hyla Cass, M.D., author of 8 Weeks to Vibrant Health
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781610588836
Publisher:
Fair Winds Press
Publication date:
11/01/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
586,314
File size:
955 KB

Meet the Author

Jonny Bowden, Ph.D., C.N.S., is a nationally known expert on weight loss, nutrition, and health. He is a board-certified nutritionist with a master’s degree in psychology and the author of twelve books on health, healing, food, and longevity, including three best-sellers, The Great Cholesterol Myth (coauthored with Stephen T. Sinatra), The 150 Healthiest Foods on Earth, and Living Low Carb. A frequent guest on television and radio, he has appeared on CNN, MSNBC, Fox News, ABC, NBC, and CBS as an expert on nutrition, weight loss, and longevity. He is the nutrition editor for Pilates Style and is a regular contributor to Clean Eating, Better Nutrition, and Total Health Online.He has contributed to articles for dozens of print and online publications, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, O (The Oprah Magazine), The Daily Beast, The Huffington Post, Vanity Fair Online, Time, Oxygen, Marie Claire, Diabetes Focus, GQ, US Weekly, Cosmopolitan, Self, Fitness, Family Circle, Allure, Men’s Heath, Prevention, InStyle, Natural Health, and many other publications. He appears regularly as an expert on ABC-TV Los Angeles. He is a member of the American College of Nutrition and the American Society for Nutrition. He lives in the Topanga Canyon section of Southern California with his dogs, Lucy and Emily. Follow him at jonnybowden.com and @jonnybowden. Stephen T. Sinatra, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.A.C.N., C.N.S., C.B.T., is a board-certified cardiologist and assistant clinical professor of medicine at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. He is the author of many books, including The Great Cholesterol Myth (coauthored with Jonny Bowden), The Sinatra Solution: Metabolic Cardiology, Earthing: The Most Important Health Discovery Ever, Reverse Heart Disease Now, and Lower Your Blood Pressure in Eight Weeks. Certified as a bioenergetic psychotherapist and nutrition and antiaging specialist, Dr. Sinatra integrates psychological, nutraceutical, and electroceutical therapies in the matrix of healing. He is the founder of heartmdinstitute.com, an informational website dedicated to promoting public awareness of integrative medicine. He is a fellow in the American College of Cardiology and the American College of Nutrition. His websites include heartmdinstitute.com and drsinatra.com.  Deirdre Rawlings Ph.D., N.D., holds her Ph.D. in holistic nutrition, a master’s degree in herbal medicine, and is a naturopathic doctor. She is the founder of Nutri-Living, is a healthy cooking coach, and designs condition-specific meal plans and recipes. She is the author of Foods That Fight Fibromyalgia, Fermented Foods for Health, and coauthor of Beat Sugar Addiction Now! Cookbook. She lives in Atlanta, Georgia.  

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