What is Disease? La Plata MD

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Federico George Leon, MD
(301) 645-9551
3261 Old Washington Rd Ste 3010
Waldorf, MD
Specialties
Family Practice, Nutrition
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ De Zaragoza, Fac De Med, Zaragoza, Spain
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: Southern Maryland Hospital, Clinton, Md

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LA Plata Nutrition The Daily
(301) 392-0015
403 Charles St
La Plata, MD
Services
Diabetes Education, Nutrition Counseling, Weight Management, Diet Plan, Sports Nutrition, First Consultation, Weight Loss
Hours
Sunday:Closed
Monday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday:Closed

Jenny Craig
(301) 638-4590
3222 Crain Hwy
Waldorf, MD
Alternate Phone Number
(301) 638-4590
Services
Weight Loss, Diet Plans

Elizabeth Holm
(703) 660-9614
517 Wythe St
Alexandria, VA
Services
Diabetes Education, Nutrition Counseling, Weight Management, Diet Plan, Sports Nutrition, First Consultation, Weight Loss
Hours
Sunday:Closed
Monday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday:Closed

Deborah L. Taylor
 571-235-3221 
1801 N. Quaker Lane, Alexandria, VA
Alexandria, VA
 
Irwin Family Health LLC
(703) 780-1261
1240 North Pitt Street
Alexandria, VA
Services
Stress Management, Family Therapy, Pediatrics, Women's Health, Nutrition, Homeopathy, Family Practice
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American Holistic Medical Association

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Mary Sistrunk
(301) 609-5200
3510 Old Washington Rd,# 100
Waldorf, MD
Services
Diabetes Education, Nutrition Counseling, Weight Management, Diet Plan, Sports Nutrition, First Consultation, Weight Loss
Hours
Sunday:Closed
Monday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday:Closed

Maureen E. Lyon
703-836-3217 
803 Franklin Street, Alexandria, VA
Alexandria, VA
 
Jenny Craig
(703) 823-2401
3167 Duke St
Alexandria, VA
Alternate Phone Number
(703) 823-2401
Services
Weight Loss, Diet Plans

Robyn WEBB Assoc
(703) 683-5034
308 S Payne St
Alexandria, VA
Services
Diabetes Education, Nutrition Counseling, Weight Management, Diet Plan, Sports Nutrition, First Consultation, Weight Loss
Hours
Sunday:Closed
Monday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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What is Disease?

by David Klein, Ph.D.

From Living Nutrition vol. 5

Several billion times each day humanity repeats two mistakes which are largely responsible for every problem our species and planet faces. The first is cooking our food. The second is thinking of our psychological and physical problems as “diseases”, and taking drug “treatments” as if “disease” is a condition or entity that needs to be fixed or fought off. While most people believe that these are the proper things to do, nature does not agree.

In Living Nutrition we are teaching that eating a 100% raw food diet and allowing the body to heal itself without intervention are two of the most important keystones of healthful living. Those who are habituated in the two mistakes may find the raw food diet concept easier to grasp than the natural healing concept. After all, there is the example of animals in nature eating only raw foods. We also have the examples of most of the Living Nutrition staff thriving on a 100% raw food diet (three of us have eaten 100% raw for the last 6, 21 and 46 years), and many (but not enough!) of our friends thriving on 100% raw foods. The second mistake, concerning disease, is perhaps the most difficult of all health-related concepts. What is disease, where does disease come from, and what is the proper course to follow when we become diseased?

Disease Defined

What is disease? Disease, or “dis-ease”, describes the sensations and feel...

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