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Dr. David Friedman offers a cutting edge approach to achieving optimal health by incorporating entertainment, shock value and solutions to everyday health and wellness issues. Each week he interviews world-renowned doctors, celebrities, sports figures and New York Times bestselling authors who all share a common goal of helping others get healthy in the sickest developed country in the world… good ole USA.

Toxic Fat

Summary: Why are more and more people becoming obese? It could be Toxic Fat, driven by inflamation not gluttony.
Air Date: 1/17/13
Duration: 10
Host: Dr. David Friedman
Guest Bio: Barry Sears, PhD
barrysearspicDr. Barry Sears is the creator of the Zone Diet and the author of The New York Times bestseller, Enter The Zone. He is a leading authority on the dietary control of hormonal response and develops innovative approaches to help treat and reverse silent inflammation, the leading cause behind cardiovascular disease and Type-2 diabetes.

A former research scientist at the Boston University School of Medicine and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Dr. Sears has dedicated his research efforts over the past 30 years to the study of lipids. He holds 13 U.S. Patents in the areas of intravenous drug delivery systems and hormonal regulation for the treatment of cardiovascular disease.
    Toxic Fat
    Dr. Barry Sears, a leading authority on the dietary control of hormonal response, will be sharing information on Toxic Fat: When Good Fat Turns Bad.

    Dr. Sears takes a look at the obesity epidemic and compares obesity to cancer, thinking of it as being driven by inflammation, not gluttony.

    Find out from Dr. Sears about his latest studies on obesity and why more and more people are becoming obese... the information he shares just might surprise you.
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