Today, Marilu will be discussing the following article:
She will also be joined by the following guests:
5:30am PT – Dr. Jamie A. Koufman, Author of Dropping Acid: The Reflux Diet Cookbook and Cure. Dr. Koufman is a physician and researcher on the topic of acid reflux. She coined the terms “laryngopharyngeal reflux” and “silent reflux”
For more than 25 years, Dr. Jamie Koufman has been one of the leading authorities on voice, throat, and acid reflux problems. She is the founder and director of the Voice Institute of New York and treats patients from the Metropolitan Opera, singers on Broadway, and clients worldwide. She is a world-renowned expert on reflux problems and coined the term “silent reflux.” Dr. Koufman has been listed as one of “America’s Top Doctors” every year since 1994, and is one of the nation’s most experienced clinicians at diagnosing and treating voice disorders (laryngitis and hoarseness), having specialized since 1981.
7am PT – Ginny Messina, Registered Dietitian and Author
Ginny is a registered dietitian with a master’s degree in public health from the University of Michigan. She writes about vegetarian and vegan diets for both the public and health professionals and speaks on vegan diets at scientific events for health professionals as well as events for the public.
Ginny is co-author of two books on vegan nutrition, Vegan for Life and the recently released Vegan for Her. She also co-authored a vegetarian textbook for health professionals The Dietitians’ Guide to Vegetarian Diets.
She lives in Port Townsend, Washington with her husband and an ever-changing population of rescued cats. When she’s not researching and writing about vegan nutrition, she volunteers for her local animal shelter and feral cat group, practices piano, gardens, and is learning to knit with vegan fibers.
She blogs at TheVeganRD.com and is also TheVeganRD on twitter and facebook.