"Digestion Made Easy" by Dr. Michael Klaper, Wed. the 7th at 6 pm
- This Wed. evening, Dec. 7 at 6 pm at the Opera Plaza Community Room, 601 Van Ness, San Francisco, Wellness Central presents Dr. Michael Klaper's latest presentation entitled, "Digestion Made Easy" will be shared via DVD, courtesy of Elizabeth Bechtold. Think you are what you eat? Think again! You are what you DIGEST and ABSORB. In this extraordinary presentation by one of America's foremost authorities on nutrition and health, Digestion Made Easy takes you on a journey of understanding through your digestive system to meet the amazing organs that turn your food into YOU! Through this entertaining, illustrated lecture you will learn how digestion and absorption work, how to keep digestion functioning optimally, and how to avoid and/or heal common diseases like acid reflux, constipation and diverticulosis. Digestion Made Easy makes a complicated subject easy and fun to understand, and shows you what foods to eat to keep your digestive system and you healthy for a lifetime.
Dr. Klaper serves as Director of the non-profit Institute of Nutrition Education and Research. Dr. Klaper has served as advisor to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (N.A.S.A.) project on nutrition for long-term space colonists on the moon and on mars. A gifted teacher, humorous lecturer, and the author of successful books and videos on cholesterol-free nutrition. Dr. Klaper has contributed to the making of two PBS television productions, "Food for Thought," and the award winning, "Diet for a New America." Dr. Klaper also hosts the popular radio program "Sounds of Healing," on WPFW, 89.3 FM, in the Washington, D.C. area.
Before the presentation, enjoy a full-course vegan meal, made without eggs, dairy or honey and prepared without oil or added sugar. The dinner is designed by a certified Nutrition Consultant, Patricia Allen Koot, NC. From crudites to salads to side dishes to main course to tasty vegan desserts, this dinner has it all. AND it is all you can eat, as long as the food lasts. Bring a container to take some home for the rest of the week.
It all happens this Wed. evening Dec. 7 at the Opera Plaza Community Room, 601 Van Ness, San Francisco. Take the elevator to the first floor, then security will key you down to the mezzanine for the event.
A fifteen dollar requested donation covers the all you can eat dinner and the presentation. This is possible because the chef and other personnel volunteer their time. Funds go toward facility rental, food, transport and related costs.
RSVP to 707-774-1904 or email to: archierieus@....
Also, please remember Wellness Central in your year-end giving. Wellness Central is a 501(c)(3) California nonprofit corporation approved as fully tax-exempt. The organization is dedicated to promoting vegan nutrition and whole-person wellness through acquainting the public with tasty vegan dinners each week in San Francisco, as well as presentations on nutrition and other topics of wellness. There are no corporate sponsors. Its activities are enabled entirely by private contributions. Due to the economic downturn, there is a definite financial need. In order to continue offering these services to the Bay Area, Wellness Central needs your help. Your contribution will be fully tax deductible, and will help enable the good work of this organization on behalf of the San Francisco Bay Area to continue without interruption. Or if you have a car, truck, RV or boat which you are thinking of donating, please remember Wellness Central also. Email or call for more information. Thanks for your consideration.