Food for thought (forgive the pun!)
- Just to follow up my last post. To those who are interested in finding out more about veganism, Michael Klaper is not the only doctor out there advocating a plant-based diet for optimum health.
There is currently a wave of doctors/professors (mostly from North America) who have conducted much research into this area over the last 10/20 years. These include John A. McDougall, Caldwell Esselstyn, Dean Ornish, Neal D. Barnard, Michael Greger and T. Colin Campbell. Campbell produced the China-Oxford-Cornell Study on Dietary, Lifestyle and Disease Mortality Characteristics, which examined Chinese diets over a twenty year period and linked increased levels of disease to Westernization and increased consumption of animal products.
All the above have their own personal websites and can be found via a simple internet search. As an example here is Caldwell Esselstyn's with a couple of videos of Bill Clinton promoting veganism: