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Dr. Colin Zhu joins us to discuss Food as Medicine. We know that there is very little nutritional training as part of most medical schools, so Dr. Zhu got curious and trained as a chef and a health coach at the Natural Gourmet Institute for Health & Culinary Arts and the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. He tells us that the concept of culinary medicine "is blending the art of food with the science of nutrition." How do we apply this theory? Why is it important? How does it affect human health? Dr. Zhu shares remarkable information on this topic in today's podcast.


Dr. Colin Zhu is Board-Certified in family practice/OMT and lifestyle medicine. Passionate about the intersection of medicine, food, and nutrition, he launched TheChefDoc website, an online wellness and lifestyle education platform which has been featured in several publications. Dr. Zhu is an international speaker, the author of "Thrive Medicine: How To Cultivate Your Desires and Elevate Your Life," and is the podcast host of Thrive Bites. His latest venture is the first virtual summit experience called The THR5 Formula where he combines inspiration, education, and practical tools on how to THRIVE! Dr. Zhu can be found on his websites at https://www.thethr5formula.co/ and https://www.chefdoczhu.com/.


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