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May 1, 2019, 2:30 p.m.
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Food as Medicine - UC San Diego's Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Presented by John D. Spreckels Center and UCSD Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

May 1, 2019, 2:30 p.m.

John D. Spreckels Center 1019 Seventh Street Coronado, CA 92118


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Throughout history, food has been humanity's primary means of both maintaining health and treating disease. This lecture will trace the history of food as medicine from paleolithic times to the present, discuss both the holistic and scientific concepts underlying its use, and attempt to answer the question of what constitutes an optimal diet.