Speaker: Michael Murray, ND
Sunday, April 22 | 11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. | Closing Session
The Magic of Food
A growing body of research is uncovering very profound ways in which food acts within our body to promote health and healing. In this dynamic and fascinating presentation, Dr. Murray will explore several of the magical ways that diet, food, and phytochemicals impact the expression of our genes and human health.
Hippocrates said, "Let your food be your medicine and your medicine be your food." There is an explosion of new exciting information on exactly how food influences health and the functions of our cells. From altering the expression of our DNA to influencing key body regulators, there is little doubt that food offers the greatest hope in curbing the tidalwave of chronic degenerative diseases as well as addressing the issues of aging and optimal health. In this revolutionary presentation, Dr. Murray highlights the key components of a healthy diet and how specific foods can be used in dealing with common health conditions such as high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, and heart disease. He also provides a key molecular target to promote higher energy levels and improved metabolism. By turning on this switch, Dr. Murray has discovered that the magical key to effective and lasting weight loss.
Dr. Murray is one of the world’s leading authorities on natural medicine. He has published over 30 books featuring natural approaches to health. He is a graduate, former faculty member, and serves on the Board of Regents of Bastyr University in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Murray is the Chief Science Officer of Enzymedica.
The Science Behind DoctorMurray.com
For the past thirty-five years, Dr. Murray has been compiled a massive database of original scientific studies from the medical literature. He has personally collected over 65,000 articles from the scientific literature, which provide strong evidence on the effectiveness of diet, vitamins, minerals, herbs, and other natural measures in the maintenance of health and the treatment of disease. It is from this constantly expanding database that Dr. Murray provides the answers on health and healing on DoctorMurray.com.
According to Doctor Murray
“One of the great myths about natural medicines is that they are not scientific. The fact of the matter is that for most common illnesses there is greater support in the medical literature for a natural approach than there is for drugs or surgery.”— Dr. Michael Murray
Unfortunately, many people are not aware of the natural approach that can put them on the road to lifelong health. Dr. Murray has dedicated his life to educating physicians, patients, and the general public on the tremendous healing power of nature. In addition to his books, which have cumulative sales of over six million copies, Dr. Murray has written thousands of articles, appeared on hundreds of radio and TV programs, and lectured to hundreds of thousands of people worldwide.
Through his work with leading companies like Natural Factors, Dr. Murray has been instrumental in bringing many effective natural products to North America, including: