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Newsletter Subject Index 2012-2013

January 2012

  • Paula Deen Suffers from Easily Curable Diabetes
  • Favorite Five:
      • Two-thirds of Women Have Bad Bones. Or Do They?
      • Dark Chocolate Can Be a Small Part of the McDougall Diet
      • White Rice Works for Most People
      • Mammography Causes Untold Harms
      • Steve Jobs: More on Pancreatic Cancer and Heavy Metals


February 2012

    • Report on the February 2012 Advanced Study Weekend


March 2012

  • McDougall Healthy Immersion Programs Make Businesses More Profitable
  • Favorite Five Articles from Recent Medical Journals
      • Gum (Periodontal) Disease and Diet
      • More Death from Meat Eating
      • White Rice and Diabetes
      • Doctors Ignorant about Mammograms and PSA Testing
      • Diabetes Cured by Surgery. No Surprise!


April 2012

    • My Formal Report to the State of Florida about Our Largest Source of Child Abuse: Food


May 2012

    • A Word to My Profession: Converting to a Starch-based Diet Medical Practice
    • Mammography Screening: Truth, Lies and Controversy [Paperback] By Peter C. Gotzsche, MD
    • The Diet Book to End All Diet Books by George Lundberg, MD


June 2012

    • The Paleo Diet Is Uncivilized (And Unhealthy and Untrue)


July 2012

  • Lessons from the Past, Directions for the Future: The WWI Starch Solution for Denmark
  • Favorite Five from Recent Medical Journals
      • MS Drugs Are Criminally Expensive Failures
      • One Simple Colon Exam Will Suffice
      • Surgery for Prostate Cancer Does Not Save Lives
      • Fish Oils Fail to Prevent Heart Disease
      • Folic Acid Fails to Prevent Heart Disease


August 2012

    • Heart Surgeons Kill First Man on the Moon: Neil Armstrong
    • The Diet Wars: The Time for Unification Is Now


September 2012

    • Diet, Children, and the Future
    • An Independent Critique of Low-carb Diets: The Diet Wars Continue (by Travis)


October 2012

    • George McGovern’s Legacy: The Dietary Goals for the United States
    • An Independent Critique of Low-carb Diets: The Diet Wars Continue – Part 2 (Travis)
    • Report From the September 7 to 9, 2012 Advanced Study Weekend


November 2012

    • Obama’s Nutritional Knowledge Will Heal America
    • Great Honor Bestowed on Dr. McDougall by the Hawaii Senate


December 2012

  • Counting Our Blessings
  • Favorite Five Articles from Recent Medical Journals
    • Coke Keeps You Thin (Sugar Is Not Fattening)
    • Meat and Dairy Make Boys into Men Sooner
    • Sperm Counts Reduced by Eating Meat and Dairy
    • Fat Paralyzes Insulin, Making Diabetes Worse
    • Avoid Annual Physical Exams
January 2013

    • Denis Burkitt, MD Opened McDougall’s Eyes to Diet and Disease
    • Plant Positive Video Series Speaks Out Against Low-Carb Diet Advocates


February 2013

    • Nathan Pritikin – McDougall’s Most Important Mentor
    • An Independent Critique of Low-carb Diets: The Diet Wars Continue (Part 3) by Travis


March 2013

    • Gluten-free Diets Are Harmful for the General Population (Except for one percent)
    • The Mediterranean Diet Is a Weight-Gainer – The Asian Diet Should Be Our Goal by Jeff Novick, RD


April 2013

  • ”Vegan,” “Plant-Based,” “Starchivore”: What Do You Call Yourself?
  • Favorite Five Articles from Recent Medical Journals
      • Calcifications of Mummies’ Arteries Due to Meat in Their Diet
      • Macular Degeneration Is Due to Western Diet
      • Chelation Therapy Found Helpful for Heart Disease
      • Mediterranean Diet Study Promotes Nuts and Olive Oil for Industry
      • Vegetable Oils Increase Heart Disease and Death


May 2013

    • Who Should Take Cholesterol-lowering Statins? Everyone or No One?
    • An Independent Critique of Low-carb Diets: Cracking Down on Eggs and Cholesterol
    • Angelina Jolie’s Double Mastectomy – People Are Desperate for Change
    • Featured Recipes


June 2013

    • SB 380 Will Require Physicians to Learn about Human Nutrition
    • Hawaii McDougall Adventure, January 18 to 25, 2014
    • Independently Teach Others Become Certified in the Starch Solution
    • Featured Recipes


July 2013

    • Dr. McDougall’s Ten Favorite One-Liners
    • Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us
    • Featured Recipes


August 2013

    • GMO Foods: A Potentially Disastrous Distraction
    • The Asian Paradox: End of the Line for Low Carb Diets?
    • Featured Recipes


September 2013

    • Human Genes are Turned On and Off by Diet
    • The Immerman Files: One Hundreds Years of Scientific Research on Conservative Therapy
    • Report From the September 7 to 9, 2012 Advanced Study Weekend
    • Featured Recipes


October 2013

    • Empowering Change in Early, Middle, and Late Life
    • Holiday Meal Planning
    • Featured Recipes – The Recipe Contest Winners


November 2013

    • Al Gore’s Vegan Diet: The Power of the Individual
    • H. Gilbert Welch, MD (from the McDougall February 2012 ASW) Speaks Out on Amy Robach’s Double Mastectomy Following a Mammogram
    • Featured Recipes


December 2013

  • Walter Kempner, MD – Founder of the Rice Diet
  • Featured Recipes