Article by Joel Kahn author of Dead Execs Don't Get Bonuses. Paul Dudley White, MD, Chief of Cardiology at Harvard Medical School and the physician caring for President Eisenhower in 1955 when he suffered a massive heart attack, commented that “a heart attack after age 80 is an act of God but a heart attack before age 80 is a preventable event”. What have we learned since 1955 about heart care that can maximize the chances that your career is free of a heart attack, stroke, bypass surgery or coronary stent?
Brenda Davis, RD, internationally renowned speaker and educator, godmother of plant-based nutrition, and the 2022 Plantrician Project Luminary Award winner, discusses her planned lecture with Dr. Scott Stoll in advance of the 10th Annual Int'l Plant-Based Nutrition Healthcare Conference. In this quick but informative interview, Ms. Davis discusses her planned lecture for PBNHC2022 including:
- What we know about the different in nutritional intake and diet quality across differing dietary patterns.
- Detail about the specific nutrients of concern at various stages of the Lifecycle – from infancy to old age including our needs for: protein, iron, zinc, calcium, b12, iodine, omega fatty acids and more.
- Two of the most exciting things her research on plant-based nutrition has revealed in recent years.