Tempe, AZ -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/11/2014 -- Voice America Talk Radio Network, Internet broadcasting pioneer, producing and syndicating online audio and video, today announced that nationally acclaimed author, renowned neurologist Dr. David Perlmutter will join Teri Arranga, host of AutismOne: A Conversation of Hope on the VoiceAmerica Health and Wellness Channel (http://www.voiceamerica.com) Tuesday, February 11, at 9 a.m. Pacific Time.
Dr. David Perlmutter will discuss his book, Grain Brain – The Surprising Truth About Wheat, Carbs, and Sugar – Your Brain’s Silent Killers. A renowned neurologist, David Perlmutter, MD, FACN, ABIHM, blows the lid off a topic that’s been buried in medical literature for far too long: carbs are destroying your brain! And not just unhealthy carbs -- but even “healthy” ones like whole grains can cause dementia, ADHD, anxiety, chronic headaches, depression, and much more. Dr. Perlmutter explains what happens when the brain encounters common ingredients in your daily bread and fruit bowls, why your brain thrives on fat and cholesterol, and how you can spur the growth of new brain cells at any age. He offers an in-depth look at how we can take control of our “smart genes” through specific dietary choices and lifestyle habits, demonstrating how to remedy our most feared maladies without drugs.
Dr. David Perlmutter is a board-certified neurologist and Fellow of the American College of Nutrition. He received his MD degree from the University Of Miami School Of Medicine, where he was awarded the Leonard G. Rowntree Research Award for best research by a medical student. After completing residency training in neurology, also at the University of Miami, Dr. Perlmutter entered private practice in Naples, Florida.
Dr. Perlmutter serves as an associate professor at the University Of Miami School Of Medicine. Dr. Perlmutter is a frequent lecturer at symposia sponsored by such medical institutions as Harvard University, the University of Arizona, Scipps Institute, New York University, and Columbia University. He has contributed extensively to the world medical literature with publications appearing in the Journal of Neurosurgery, the Southern Medical Journal, Journal of Applied Nutrition, and Archives of Neurology. He is the author of many books, including The Better Brian Book, Raise a Smarter Child by Kindergarten, Power Up Your Brain: The Neuroscience of Enlightenment, and the # 1 New York Times bestseller, Grain Brain – The Surprising Truth About Wheat, Carbs, and Sugar – Your Brain’s Silent Killers. Dr. Perlmutter is recognized internationally as a leader in the field of nutritional influences in neurological disorders. He was the recipient of the National Nutritional Foods Association Clinician of the Year Award, and in 2010 he was awarded the Humanitarian of the Year award from the American College of Nutrition.
AutismOne: A Conversation of Hope airs live on Tuesdays at 9AM Pacific / 11 AM Central / 12 PM Eastern on the VoiceAmerica Health and Wellness Channel. To access the show, log on at http://www.voiceamerica.com/show/977/autism-one-a-conversation-of-hope. All shows will be available in Teri Arranga’s Content Library on the VoiceAmerica Health and Wellness Channel for on-demand and podcast download http://www.voiceamerica.com/show/977/autism-one-a-
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ABOUT Teri Arranga
Teri Arranga is the executive director of AutismOne (http://www.autismone.org), the vice president of the Global Autism Collaboration (http://www.autism.org), and the secretary of Strategic Autism Initiative. She has served as the editor-in-chief of Autism Science Digest and as editor of the US/Canada edition of Autism File magazine. Teri is co-editor of the book Bugs, Bowels, and Behavior: The Groundbreaking Story of the Gut-Brain Connection, and she is editor of Dr. William Walsh's book Nutrient Power and Dr. Andrew Wakefield's books Callous Disregard: Autism and Vaccines - The Truth Behind a Tragedy (www.callous-disregard.com) and Waging War on the Autistic Child: The Arizona 5 and the Legacy of Baron von Munchausen, all of which were published by Skyhorse Publishing. Additionally, Teri has contributed to and provided editing for all annual editions of Skyhorse Publishing's Cutting-Edge Therapies for Autism series. Teri has been involved with a number of media projects, including consulting for medical documentaries such as by award-winning filmmaker Lina Moreco of Canada, appearing in the award-winning documentary Beautiful Son, and consulting for the April 2007 Discover magazine article "Understanding Autism." Teri received the National Autism Association's Believe Award for 2008 and a volunteerism award from USAAA in 2006. She has been an active advocate in the autism community for many years, including attending and broadcasting events in Washington, D.C.
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