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Interview with Dr. David Perlmutter about his new book GRAIN BRAIN

10/21/13 Robert Lorei
Sustainable Living and Alternative Health
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Tags: Alzheimers, Dr. David Perlmutter, wheat, grains, carbs, sugar, blood sugar levels, diabetes, cholesterol, wmnf, Rob Lorei

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Our guest is David Perlmutter, MD. he's a Board-Certified Neurologist and Fellow of the American College of Nutrition who received his M.D. degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine. In his new book he says that reducing our risk of Alzheimer's and dementia as we age can be done by making more healthy diet choices. Dr. Perlmutter wrote last month on Huffington Post that there is a correl...

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Study: Cholesterol levels at lowest in 47 years listen

12/12/07 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday
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The Associated Press is reporting that Americans' cholesterol is going down. For the first time in nearly 50 years, the average level for adults is in the ideal range.

A national blood test finds the average total cholesterol is 199. Doctors like patients to have total cholesterol readings of 200 or lower. Researchers link the decrease to cholesterol-lowering drugs in people 60 and older.

An epidemiologist at the National Center for Health Statistics says that's the age group where peo...

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