What causes coronary heart disease (CHD)? Most people think they know the answer: Butter. Eggs. Meat. Fat. This is what we’ve been told for decades…but is it the truth? This question is at the very heart of Put Your Heart in Your Mouth by Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride (author of Gut and Psychology Syndrome and creator of the GAPS healing protocol).
Through relentless marketing and political pressure, powerful commercial interests have been making a profit from anti-fat and anti-cholesterol propaganda at least as far back as 1953. This is when the basic tenets of the infamous Diet-Heart Hypothesis were first proposed. By the time scientists all over the world proved it wrong, the theory had already become entrenched in the way Americans think about heart disease. And even today, there are strong political, marketing, and commercial machines who share a vested interest in keeping it that way.
These are the challenges that Dr. Campbell McBride takes on in Put Your Heart in Your Mouth. She delivers a death blow to the myth of the Diet-Heart Hypothesis with her thoughtful yet forceful explanation that cholesterol is not the enemy but an integral and important part of our cell membranes. The truth of the matter is that conventional medicine doesn’t know what causes atherosclerosis—or how to cure it.
Put Your Heart in Your Mouth explains the true cause of atherosclerosis—as well as how to prevent it and reverse it. If you’re worried about cholesterol or avoiding eggs and other healthy foods because of misinformation, read this book and share it with the ones you love.
About the Author
After practicing as a neurologist and neurosurgeon in her Russian homeland, Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride moved to the United Kingdom, where she developed her theories on the relationship between neurological disorders and nutrition. She currently runs the Cambridge Nutrition Clinic. Dr. Campbell-McBride is recognized as one of the world’s leading experts in treating children and adults with mental, digestive, and immune disorders.
Her other books include Gut and Psychology Syndrome, which explores the connection between physical state and brain function; and Put Your Heart in Your Mouth, which highlights natural treatments for heart disease.
Dr Campbell-McBride is a member of the British Society for Environmental Medicine, a board member of the Weston A Price Foundation, and a regular contributing health editor to journals, magazines, and newsletters in English speaking countries around the world.
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