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Julieanna Hever on Plant Based Nutrition at TEDxConejo 2012 (Transcript)

Julieanna Hever at TEDxConejo 2012

Full transcript of plant-based dietitian Julieanna Hever’s TEDx Talk on Plant Based Nutrition at TEDxConejo 2012 conference.

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Julieanna Hever – Author of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Plant-Based Nutrition

What if I told you that I had a magic elixir? One that could prevent and reverse almost every chronic disease? One that could solve the health care crisis. One that would bring more compassion into the world.

What if I explained that my elixir could help heal the planet’s devastation? That it could save billions of animals a year and prevent their pain? That it could feed the hungry throughout the world? That it encourages peace, community, and benevolence?

This potion, it’s free of cost, and there’s plenty for everyone. Would you believe me that it exists? Would you be shocked at its simplicity? Mesmerized by its obviousness? Eager to try it? Would you be frustrated that nobody had told you this information prior to now? Like I myself was.

When as a teenager, I randomly stumbled into this brilliant book by John Robbins called “Diet for a New America“. It changed my life forever. Indeed, this elixir exists everywhere. And it’s perhaps one of the sole commonalities we share amongst all the living on earth. It is readily available to most, and I know with confidence, that it is the most potent possibility we have to save our future. That of our species, the planet, and life as we know it.

OK, granted, that may seem a little hooky, I agree. At first glance, my proposal may seem implausible. But hear me out. And then decide.

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