Dr. Bey Presents: Obesity & Weight Loss

When

Sunday, April 21st  /  2:00-4:00PM

Location

Ellwood’s Community Classroom

Instructor

Dr. Herb Joiner-Bey

Dr. Herb Joiner – Bey is a medical / scientific consultant for manufacturers in the nutriceutical industry. He has served as a naturopathic physician specializing in the treatment of HIV/AIDS, as well as a clinician treating patients in a sexually transmitted disease clinic. He has conducted countless seminars and presentations for health professionals and the public across the United States and the United Kingdom. He is a regular guest speaker on radio programs nationwide. He is the author of several books in this field and scores of magazine articles for professionals and the public. Dr. Bey received a B.A. degree in Physics from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and an N.D. degree (Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine) from Bastyr University in Seattle, Washington. He is also a graduate of the professional course in classical homeopathy at the International Foundation for Homeopathy in Seattle.

Description

Approximately 66% of American adults are obese or overweight, according  to the Centers for Disease Control.   Since the 1970s, obesity rates have more than doubled in the U.S., and children in the U.S. now have a rate of obesity approaching 20%.

Canada’s overall obesity rate is 14%, Japan’s is a mere 3%.

Diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, and arthritis are some of the serious diseases associated with obesity, but mental and social consequences such as depression , anxiety, and substance abuse are also correlated to being overweight.

Dr. Bey is a naturopathic physician who will discuss the role of diet and healthy lifestyle choices in addressing the issue of excess weight.

Coconut Oil, Flax Oil, and Flaxseed are several food supplements that Dr. Bey will highlight as part of a weight control regimen.   Class attendees will receive a free copy of Dr. Bey’s book, The Healing Power of Flax. 

Cost

$10.00 Price reduced to $5.00

Capacity

40

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