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Forks over knives [videorecording] / Monica Beach Media presents ; producer, John Corry ; written and directed by Lee Fulkerson.

Baur, Gene. (Added Author). Barnard, Neal D., 1953- (Added Author). Aucoin, Joey. (Added Author). Corry, John. (Added Author). Fulkerson, Lee. (Added Author). Monica Beach Media (Firm) (Added Author). Virgil Films (Firm) (Added Author).

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New Milford Public Library DVD 616.39 FOR (Text to phone) 34021125871059 Adult Nonfiction DVD Available -
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General Note: Special features: Food as medicine (2 min.); What about organic meat and dairy? (2 min.); The latest on diabetes (3 min.); Benefits from the plant-based diet (3 min.); Tax dollars for dairy (3 min.); Filmmakers discuss "Forks Over Knives" (4 min.).
In English; closed captioned.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Editors, John Orfanopoulos, Brian Crance, Michael Fahey ; composer, Ramón Balcázar
Participant or Performer Note: Includes interviews with Joey Aucoin, Neal Barnard, Gene Baur.
Summary, etc.: This film examines the claim that most if not all degenerative diseases that afflict us can be controlled, or even reversed, by rejecting animal-based and processed foods. It traces the personal journeys of a pair of pioneering researchers, Dr. T. Colin Campbell and Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn. Although they didn't know each other, their individual research led to startlingly similar conclusions: degenerative diseases could usually be prevented--and in many cases reversed--by adopting a whole food, plant-based diet. Despite the profound implications of their findings, their work has remained relatively unknown to the public. The filmmakers explore the ancient idea of food as medicine, following "reality patients" who have adopted a whole foods plant-based diet as the primary approach to treat their ailments.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
MPAA rating: Rated PG as some material may not be suitable for children, some thematic elements and incidental smoking.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
In English; closed captioned.
Subject: Nutritionally induced diseases
Vegetarian cooking
Fruit in human nutrition
Vegetables in human nutrition
Genre: Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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