Dr. Joel Fuhrman

Author Profile: Dr. Joel Fuhrman

Joel Fuhrman, M.D. is a board-certified family physician, seven-time New York Times best-selling author and internationally recognized expert on nutrition and natural healing. He specializes in preventing and reversing disease through nutritional methods. Dr. Fuhrman is the President of the Nutritional Research Foundation and on the faculty of Northern Arizona University, Health Sciences division. He coined the term “Nutritarian” to describe a nutrient-dense eating style, designed to prevent cancer, slow aging, and extend lifespan.

Dr. Fuhrman has collaborated on a number of articles that have appeared in medical journals, including: University of Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Journal; American Journal of Lifestyle MedicineOpen Journal of Preventive MedicineNutrition JournalCurrent Sports Medicine Reports; and Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine.

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