Jan 2, 2019
Low-carb researcher and New York Times bestselling author Dr. Eric Westman is our interview guest today in Episode 1461 of “The Livin’ La Vida Low-Carb Show.”
Dr. Westman is the co-founder and chief medical officer of HEAL Clinics, associate professor of medicine at Duke University and director of the Duke Lifestyle Medicine Clinic. He is board-certified in internal and obesity medicine. His clinical research includes over 45 peer-reviewed papers on the efficacy of ketogenic diets and lifestyle in the management of type 2 diabetes, pre-diabetes, and obesity. He is past chairman of the board of the Obesity Medicine Association, fellow of the Obesity Society, co-editor of a medical textbook on obesity, and author of the New York Times bestseller The New Atkins for a New You.
Listen in today as Jimmy and Dr. Westman talk about the explosive growth of the low-carb keto message over the last few years, how the world has changed since Dr. Westman started treating patients with the keto message, helping patients at the grassroots level, the cascade effect of building upon others' research and how that impacts the greater community, Dr. Westman's work in educating people on the healing power of ketosis, HEAL Clinics and why he co-founded the new project, what HEAL Clinics offer that has never been don e before, their goal of putting pre-diabetes, type 2 diabetes and obesity in remission, how people can invest in HEAL Clinics, and much more.