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Vegetarianism

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Vegetarianism

Vegetarianism

Vegetarianism

Only Available in Archive Formats.

For the first time in the USDA's history, meatless diets have been admitted into official dietary guidelines and have been found to meet Recommended Daily Allowances for all nutrients. Join Ray Suarez as a nutritionist and a doctor discuss vegetarianism...once thought of as a lifestyle for eccentrics, it's gaining a reputation consistent with good health. Guests: Dr. Neal Barnard President Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine Eat Right Live Longer (Crown, 1995) Washington, D.C. Speaker Registered Dietetician American Dietetic Association State University of New York Stonybrook Family Medicine Speaker Vegetarian Listeners call in