Diseases like coronary heart-disease are steadily on the rise since World War I. Earlier there won’t be any signs that this could become a kind of epidemic – like it is today. That is excluding that coronary heart-diseases are genetically ignited. To change the gentic code of a society does need around 300 years. So these diseases are identified as a lifestyle-related diseases. More about those very interesting aspects you learn in an interview wherein Dr. Hans Diehl is talking to Dr. Caldwell B. Esselstyn, who is accounted as one of the best medics in the world and who became known to the mainstram leading former president Bill Clinton to a vegan diet.
As you know Bill Clinton suffered on several health-problems of which at least one was related to his heart. He is now with his new diet in a much better health condition.
Dr. Caldwell B. Esselstyn is a much acclaimed scientist and book author. In this very much recommended interview he points out what are the consequences of different kind of foods when they pass your lips. What happend to your HDL, your arteries, your heart-muscles, your blood-consistency, your blood-pressure etc.
Interview with Dr. Caldwell B. Esselstyn Part I (around 14 minutes)
Interview with Dr. Caldwell B. Esselstyn Part II (around 13 minutes)
Interview with Dr. Caldwell B. Esselstyn Part III (around 12 minutes)
Dr. Hans Diehl, who is talking to Dr. Esselstyn is himself advocating a plant based diet as the only working cure for coronary heart-diseases to date. He is a long time collaborator with the famous Loma Linda university in the US.
A complete presentation (around two hour) with Dr. Caldwell B. Esselstyn of the potential of a plant based diet in regressing, preventing and curing heart-disease you find in a video right here.
A further ressource of this kind of knowledge you may find on the page of „Forks Over Knives“ (referring to the surgery knives). Beside many other stuff you will find there a trailer to the film „Forks Over Knives“ (referring to heart-disease, diabetes and others). Or you rent the full film (1h35m) via amazon for something like $3.99. You need something to open your or your friends eyes? Well, give it a go.
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