"The Heart Smart Oil-Free Cookbook" is the first vegetarian oil free cookbook, which launched on 29th Sept, World Heart Day. It promotes healthy living by providing vegetarian recipes which are oil-free, authored by Mayura Mohta, and George Jacobs, PhD.
This cookbook leads the way. Based on the groundbreaking research of Dr Caldwell B. Esselstyn Jr of the world renowned Cleveland Clinic, The Heart Smart Oil Free Cookbook provides tested, detailed recipes by skilled chefs and global nutrition experts. They enable you to eat right for your heart while enjoying a wide range of tasty dishes.
The Heart Smart Oil Free Cookbook includes scientific information on why foods high in oil damage the heart. It is supported by the Singapore Heart Foundation.
About the Authors
Mayura Mohta is a Singapore based nutrition consultant and a health writer. She coaches fitness and wellness, with academic background in biochemistry, microbiology and nutritional science. She believes in prevention and reversal of disease through a plant based diet.
Her organization Health Friend, is a Singaporean social enterprise promoting health and fitness through nutrition workshops, seminars and consultation. It contributes to community welfare by distributing all its profits to charities that support underprivileged children. For the past 2 years, Healthfriend has conducted many nutrition workshops addressing various health issues for institutions such as WINGS, VSS, PRIMETIME, SCWO and UWCSEA.
George Jacobs, PhD, has been president of Vegetarian Society (Singapore) since 2003 and a vegetarian since 1980. He helped to write the New Asian Traditions Vegetarian Cookbook, also speaks and writes frequently about vegetarianism. Dr Jacobs teaches for NIE and other educational institutions.
This Heart Smart Oil-Free Cookbook is also supported by the Singapore Heart Foundation. All royalties from this book will be used to support charities and NPO's.
Foreword Dr Ong Hean Yee (Head, Department of Cardiology, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital) • Introduction • Singapore Heart Foundation • What is Heart Disease? • The Diet-Disease Link • Oil Free Cooking Tips • Heart Smart Recipes • Glossary of Ingredients • Resources • Index
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Thanks Mayura Mohta for extending this information. (byms)