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Cardiologist, Dr. Kim Williams

Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano

Release Date: 01/07/2020

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Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano

THE PLANTBASED BUSINESS HOUR, March 31: Lou Cooperhouse, CEO and President of BlueNalu, joins me to discuss the impending reality of cellular aquaculture, changing consumer habits and demands, the waste, inefficiency, cruelty and environmental biproduct of fishing and fish farms and the worldwide rising demand for fish. This is the future! Listen in.

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Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano

Back by popular demand! From Althea Restaurant in Chicago, my favorite nutrition nerd of NutritionFacts.Org,  Dr. Greger talks Coronavirus, How Not To Diet and his 21 tweaks for staying strong and healthy! This is a not to be missed episode - CLASSIC Dr. Greger. For more information, visit http://ElysabethAlfano.com 

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Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano

How Are Vegan Restaurants Surviving During #COVID-19 #Crisis? Andrew Kalish of Sam & Gertie's and Kāl’ish and Jennie Plasterer of Kitchen 17 are two of very few Chicago vegan restaurants which have not closed...in fact they have reinvented themselves, forging ahead with new business models to keep vegan food, their businesses and hope alive. Tune in to listen to these two business leaders braving the frontlines of #Coronavirus! For more info, http://ElysabethAlfano.com

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Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano

On The Plantbased Business Hour with Elysabeth Alfano (A Special Awesome Vegans Series) , Dr. Dean Ornish, Father of Lifestyle Medicine and author of UnDo It explains how hospitals are coping with Coronavirus, how to boost your immune system with a plant-based diet and if we can change the healthcare system to be in the business of promoting health, rather than sickness. Turn to http://Ornish.com and http://ElysabethAlfano.com for more info.

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Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano

The Plantbased Business Hour! Weekdays at 1p PT During Shelter at Home; Live on Facebook.com/JaneVelezMitchell.

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IMPOSSIBLE FOODS is CHANGING THE WORLD! Firecracker and Smart Lady, Rachel Konrad joins me on The Plantbased Business Hour, a special series within Awesome Vegans. From Impossible Pork, to our public health, to the environmental call and the horrible feeling we all share from eating animals...Rachel gets into it all. Stay informed and listen in as this truly insightful interview! Fro more information, visit http://ElysabethAlfano.com

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Claire Smith of Beyond Investing and Beyond Animal joins me to discuss the hurdle of not enough bank loans for plantbased businesses, their reliance on private equity and being at the mercy of private equity’s need for liquidity. We also discuss a shifting market place towards plantbased.  The Plantbased Business Hour airs weekdays during 'home stay' on Facebook.com/JaneVelezMitchell .  It is archived on ElysabethAlfano.com and the Awesome Vegans Podcast.

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Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano

Ep. 2 of this Special Series Running on Awesome Vegans (in addition to same) during 'Safer at Home' Coronavirus times: The Plantbased Business Hour.

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During this strange time of social distancing, I am creating a pop-up show: The Plantbased Business Hour.  

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Author Colleen Patrick Goudreau joins Elysabeth to discuss helping people to transition to a plant-based life.  

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The podcast to kick off your New Year’s Resolutions! Vegan Cardiologist, Past President and current Fellow and Trustee of the American College of Cardiology and Head of the Cardiology Department at Rush Medical Center,  Dr. Kim Williams joins me for an episode of Awesome Vegans in Chicago. 

Dr. and I dish on  the scientific facts from proven studies about the benefits of a plant-based diet, including lower mortality rates.  Dr. Kim discusses the four properties in animal-based products that cause heart disease, his 7 indicators for heart health, and his favorite party tricks.  (Spoiler alert: it’s an app to test your heart health! Don't you want that?!).

Finally, Dr. Kim shares with Elysabeth why he feels it is “our patriotic duty" to be vegan. For more information, visit http://ElysabethAlfano.com