Fare Wellness: Back to Our Roots – Robert Graham

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TEDxManhattan

Dr. Robert Graham not only helps doctors learn about food, nutrition and cooking, he is a firm believer in food as medicine.  Find out how he’s changing food in hospitals.

Video Length: 00:14:47

  • About Robert Graham

    Co-Founder & Doctor FRESH Medicine NYC

    Robert E. Graham, M.D., MPH, ABIHM, FAC, is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Integrative and Holistic Medicine. Dr. Graham received ...read more.

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Discussion Questions

  1. How does food heal?
  2. Why isn’t it prescribed more by doctors?
  3. Why isn’t it taught in schools, medical school and residency?
  4. Why isn’t good food served in hospitals?
  5. What will it take for healthcare to embrace food as medicine?

 

Additional information

 

 

http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2015/06/the-evolution-of-alternative-medicine/396458/?utm_content=buffer1297f&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer

 

 

https://www.yahoo.com/food/how-this-doctor-is-changing-patients-lives-one-117544490441.html

 

Where to Follow

Tumblr: http://farewellness.tumblr.com/

Twitter: @FareWellness

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Farewellness

Take Action

Things You Can Do

  1. Eat real food
  2. Cook real food
  3. Grow your food
  4. Ask questions about the “best” foods for health from your doctors
  5. Educate your doctor about healthy foods based on personal benefits and stories
  6. Seek doctors that understand food as medicine, lifestyle as medicine
  7. Heal yourself with food and lifestyle changes. Be the change!

“A much more effective way to change this broken system is by opening up the eyes of more and more consumers so that collectively, we can drive change by voting with our dollars and feet” – Dr. Robert Graham