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Diet and Nutrition

Only Available in Archive Formats.
Diet and Nutrition

Diet and Nutrition

Diet and Nutrition

Only Available in Archive Formats.


Guests:

Dean Ornish, M.D.
* Author, Eat More, Weigh Less (Quill, 2001)
* Director, The Preventive Medicine Research Institute
* Sausalito, California

Stuart Trager, M.D.
* Consultant, The Atkins Center
* Chairman, Orthopedics, Graduate Hospital
* Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Benjamin Caballero, M.D.
* Member, Institute of Medicine's Panel on Dietary Reference Intakes for Macronutrients
* Director, Center for Human Nutrition, Johns Hopkins University
* Baltimore, Maryland

Diet books seem to dominate every best-seller list, touting the benefits of a low-fat, low-carb, or low-calorie diet. But what's the real science behind these diets? In this hour, it's a panel discussion with Dean Ornish and experts from the Atkins Center and the National Academies on how best to win the battle of the bulge.