David L. Katz

David L. Katz

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David L. Katz, MD, MPH, FACPM, FACP is the founding director of Yale University’s Prevention Research Center; President of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine; Editor-in-Chief of the journal, Childhood Obesity; and director of the Integrative Medicine Center at Griffin Hospital.

A clinician, researcher, author, inventor, journalist, and media personality, Dr. Katz is the recipient of numerous awards and recognitions, including an honorary doctoral degree and widely supported nominations for the position of U.S. Surgeon General. He has authored nearly 200 scientific papers and chapters, and 15 books, including Disease-Proof: The Remarkable Truth About What Makes Us Well.

A two-time diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine, and a board-certified specialist in Preventive Medicine/Public Health, he is recognized globally for expertise in nutrition, weight management and the prevention of chronic disease. He has been acclaimed by colleagues as the “poet laureate” of health promotion.

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Addicted to Survival

Addicted to Survival

November 4th, 2019 David L. Katz 4 minute read
We seem often inclined to pose the question: is addiction to food really possible? We might far more productively pose a deeper, more meaningful question: why is addiction- to anything- possible in the first place?
Addiction can cost up to $200 per day.

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