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What I Wished I Learned About Nutrition In Medical School


As the focus of our "Moving Medicine Forward" Initiative, I’ve been traveling to medical schools across North America, Europe &  Australia giving the students the presentation I wish someone had given me 50 years ago, about how diet is key to reversing many of the most feared degenerative diseases. Feel free to share this with your doctor or any student of medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, chiropractic, nursing, naturopathy or any other health sciences. It’s time for a nutritional awakening across the healing professions!

Released: January 2020. Duration: 80 Minutes. Free.


Plant-Based Nutrition with Dr. Klaper - FOODTRUTH

FoodTruth is back with an enlightening conversation featuring esteemed plant-based doctor, Michael Klaper. Join us as we dive deep into the world of nutrition and wellness. From Klaper's journey to becoming plant-based to the controversies surrounding healthy eating, this episode is filled with valuable insights. Discover why doctors often overlook diet and lifestyle recommendations and learn about the Moving Medicine Forward Initiative.


We also discuss fad diets, plant-based options for pregnant women and infants, the impact of dairy on infancy, and Dr. Klaper's opinion on A.G.E.'s. Don't miss out on this eye-opening discussion!

Released: March 2023. Duration: 63 Minutes. Free.

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Eating for disease reversal & planetary health with Dr. Klaper - The Ellen Fisher Podcast

In this episode Dr. Klaper covers - His story & life growing up on a dairy farm - The basics of how to eat a plant-based diet - Dairy, unpasteurized dairy, chronic illness & disease in America & how it’s largely from diet & lifestyle factors - why there is so much confusion about what’s best for our health - Grass-fed, free-range & regenerative grazing animal products - Animal agriculture’s impact on pollution, the climate & overall planetary health. The Moving Medicine Forward Initiative creates a nutritional awakening among a new generation of doctors - Plant-Based Telehealth as a model of health care.

Released: September 2021. Duration: 63 Minutes. Free.

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The Dangers of Dairy With Dr. Klaper - Chef Bai

Bailey & Dr. Klaper dive right into his early childhood of growing up in the Midwest & working on a dairy farm in the summers. He gives his honest & heart-moving recollection of working on a dairy farm as a child and how it helped shape his future into entering medicine & striving to become a doctor. He gives his first-person accounts as a child on a dairy farm & the procedures of creating & running a fully functioning dairy farm. From the way the cows are inseminated, how the calves are torn away from the mothers right after birth, how male cows are turned into veal, & the connection between dairy & slaughterhouses. They talk about the facts of life of a dairy cow from back then, & the procedures now. How much things have changed, & sadly how much certain things haven’t changed. 

Released: November 2021. Duration: 53 Minutes. Free.

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Inflammation, IBD and Plant-Based Diets - High Carb Health

It was a great time being able to have a chat with High Carb Health about a range of different topics. We hope you enjoy the interview!

Released: April 2022. Duration: 58 Minutes. Free.

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Using Your Food to Heal


Dr Klaper discusses how he uses food to heal patients. This talk can change the way you think about nutrition & the current treatment of the chronic diseases that are plaguing our society. Learn how to achieve superior health for you & your loved ones through the food you eat!

Released: January 2020. Duration: 80 Minutes. Free.


Vegan World 2026: Exploring Solutions Online Summit – Personal Health & Medicine with Dr Michael Klaper and Dr Sailesh Rao


Dr Sailesh Rao interviewed Dr Michael Klaper on Personal Health & Medicine. Dr Klaper gave a passionate & educational presentation, & for so generously answered questions about how to transform the healthcare system as well as specific questions on disease, health & nutrition for almost an hour! He gave so much valuable information, as one participant said, "this could be a 2-day interview!"   

Dr Sailesh Rao is your host of the Exploring Solutions Summit, & the Founder & Executive Director of Climate Healers, a non-profit dedicated to healing the Earth’s climate.

Released: October 2019. Duration: 109 Minutes. Free.


Beyond Cholesterol Presentation


Has a recent blood test shown elevated levels of total cholesterol or LDL-cholesterol — despite your eating a plant-based diet? Should you start on statin medications? Should you worry about your cholesterol numbers, at all? All these important questions are explored in this clear presentation on cholesterol — a complex subject that perplexes doctors & patients alike. After you view “Beyond Cholesterol” you’ll be able to free yourself from the “tyranny of the numbers” that unnecessarily frighten so many.

Released: June 2022. Duration: 27 Minutes. Free.

Interview with South Florida Vegans


On this episode of the SoFlo Vegans Podcast, the SoFlo Vegans team of Sean Russell, Jacque Tarlton, & Alba Mendez interview Dr Michael Klaper about Moving Medicine Forward & whole food, plant-based nutrition.

Audio Recorded: April 2019. Duration: 60 Minutes. Free.


How to Safely & Effectively Fast


From the Lillian McDermott Radio Show, we discuss the benefits of the ancient healing power of fasting.

Recorded: November 2018. Duration: 54 Minutes. Free.

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Eating Our Future or Feeding Our Health Webinar


An important presentation on the relationship between health, diet & climate change.


Location: First Presbyterian Church, San Anselmo, California

Sponsor: Climate-Diet Team of 350 Marin

Released: August 2016. Duration: 68 Minutes. Free.


Dairy Doubts Webinar


Dr Michael Klaper spells out his health concerns about human consumption of dairy products – for humans, cows, water, soil, & air. In this free, 42-minute illustrated video presentation, he describes the scientific, ethical, & environmental underpinnings of his point of view. 

Released: January 2017. Duration: 42 Minutes. Free.

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Plant-Only Medicine Man


In this special 5-minute video, Dr Michael Klaper talks about his awe of the human body, the pleasure he derives from working with his patients, his life as an ethical vegan, & what he hopes to say & feel at the end of his life.


Posted: September 2011. Duration: 5 minutes. Free.

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Patient-Doctor Relationship


Dr. Michael Klaper speaks with 40 years of experience as a Medical Doctor to explain what your relationship should be with your family physician & health care organization.


Recorded: February 2012. Duration: 6 minutes. Free.

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Vegan Protein Deficiency

Dr Klaper advocates a whole foods diet consisting of what he refers to as, "food as grown". He identifies protein sources and a set of guidelines for a vegan or plant-based diet.

Posted: November 2011. Duration: 5 minutes. Free.


From Operating Table to Dining Room Table


In "The Evolution of a Nutritionally Aware Physician" Dr Michael Klaper shares his personal story as a general practitioner of medicine for 40+ years & speaks about the importance of a healthy diet.

Recorded: February 2012. Duration: 83 minutes. Free.

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Linda Long Talks with Dr. Michael Klaper


Dr Michael Klaper is interviewed by Linda Long, author & photographer of "Virgin Vegan, The Meatless Guide to Pleasing your Palate" you'll hear some surprising questions & interesting, entertaining answers.

Posted: March 1, 2013. Duration: 27 minutes. Free.

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Olive Oil Is Not Healthy

Dr Klaper says the Mediterranean Diet is healthy IN SPITE OF olive oil, not because of it. He explains why & suggests alternatives to vegetable oils. Excerpted from his talk at the 2012 Healthy Lifestyle Expo.

Posted: January 2013. Duration: 11 minutes. Free

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Food Revolution Summit 2013

Dr Klaper was interviewed by John Robbins as part of the Food Revolution Summit 2013, a weeklong series of interviews with 24 of the world's top food experts & activists. Original audio interview enhanced with images.

Aired: May 1, 2013. Duration: 40 minutes. Free.

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Dr. Don Radio Show 2013


Dr Michael Klaper was interviewed on the Dr Don Radio Show, a weekday talk radio program that bridges the gap between conventional medicine & lifestyle approaches to health & wellness.

Aired: May 23, 2013. Duration: 40 minutes. Free.

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Practical Nutritional Medicine

Dr. Michael Klaper's presentation at Dr. McDougall's Advanced Study Weekend in Santa Rosa, California, "Practical Nutritional Medicine: Putting Hippocrates' Advice to Work to Treat Today's Diseases."

Presented: September, 2013. Duration: 84 minutes. Free.

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Heal Yourself, Heal the World


Dr Michael Klaper speaks with students in the College Buddhist Association at Pasadena City College about their food choices & their future. 65-minute illustrated presentation & 35-minute question & answer session.

Recorded: November 26, 2013. Duration: 110 minutes. Free.

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Curing Leaky Gut Syndrome


Dr Michael Klaper discusses the critical importance of gut bacteria, lists diseases & conditions that can be caused by "leaky gut syndrome," & details how to cure it.

Published: January 27, 2014. Duration: 9 minutes. Free.

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Chef AJ with Dr Michael Klaper

Listen to Dr Michael Klaper in this lively conversation with Chef AJ about health & nutrition, emphasizing the importance of a plant-based diet.

Published: November 15, 2015. Duration: 58 minutes. Free.

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Dr Klaper on Essentials of Healthy Living Radio Show


"Using a whole food plant-based diet to overcome common diseases, such as diabetes, & to heal leaky gut." Listen to a 49-minute interview with Dr Michael Klaper by Dana Laake, a licensed nutritionist, on the Essentials of Healthy Living Radio Show.


Aired: April 16, 2017. Duration: 49 minutes. Free.

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