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From Chicken to Chick Peas: How a 30 Day Experiment Changed my Life

TEDxYakimaSalon- Winter 2018

Make the change and feel good doing it! A plant based diet is the answer to so many problems. Do it for your health, do it for the animals, do it for the planet!

BIO

Make the change and feel good doing it! A plant-based diet could be the answer to so many problems. Do it for your health, do it for the animals, and do it for the planet!

Dr. Yami is a board-certified pediatrician and mother to two active and healthy boys. She is a passionate promoter of healthy lifestyles, especially the power of plant-based diets for the prevention of chronic disease. To assist parents and other health care providers, she founded VeggieFitKids.com where she provides information on plant-based diets for children including recipes, videos and tips on nutrition and lifestyle. She is also the host of the podcast Veggie Doctor Radio.

TEDx SPEAKER: Dr. Yami Cazorla-Lancaster

TEDx SPEAKER: Dr. Yami Cazorla-Lancaster

She obtained a certificate in plant-based nutrition from the T. Colin Campbell Foundation in 2013. In addition, she is a certified Food for Life Instructor through the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine and a Wellcoaches certified health and wellness coach. She has been teaching live cooking and nutrition classes since 2014.

She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a member of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine. Dr. Yami owns Nourish Wellness, a pediatric practice and wellness center in Yakima, Washington. 

Dr. Yami references the following additional resources in her TEDxTalk...

Books – How Not To Die by Michael Greger, MD and The China Study by T. Colin Campbell, PhD and Thomas M. Campbell II, MD

Cookbooks – Happy Herbivore cookbook series; Engine 2 Diet; and Forks over Knives.

Documentaries – Eating You Alive and Forks Over Knives.

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