Neal Barnard, M.D.

Neal Barnard, M.D.
Neal Barnard, M.D., is an adjunct associate professor of medicine at the George Washington University School of Medicine, founder and president of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, and author of Dr. Neal Barnard’s Program for Reversing Diabetes, Breaking the Food Seduction, and others.

1907 New York Times Article Shows that Meat Causes Cancer.
A Century Later, Many People Still Haven’t Heard the News

1907 New York Times Article Shows that Meat Causes Cancer

In a recent NPR debate about the risks of meat-eating, I put forward the proposition that meat causes cancer. Judging by faces in the audience, this was a new idea. While everyone understands the link …



Pink Slime Aside, Meat is Not Safe

Pink Slime Aside, Meat is Not Safe

The recent uproar over “lean beef trimmings”—also known as “pink slime”—has led the maker of this ammonia-treated meat to suspend operations at all but one plant. Beef Products, Inc., acknowledged that the company has taken …