Health advocate Charmaine Vierra champions plant-based diet
Charmaine Vierra prepares some plant-based food items on
Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012. Vierra teaches “Food for Life” class at
Lodi Memorial Hospital. The class teaches the importance of eating
a plant-based diet.
- Food for life at a glance
When: Wednesday and Jan. 25 and Feb. 1 at 5:30
Where: Classrooms F and G at Lodi Memorial
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Posted: Monday, January 16, 2012 12:00 am
Updated: 6:02 am, Mon Jan 16, 2012.
After being diagnosed with breast cancer nine years ago,
Charmaine Vierra came across the book "The China Study," which
teaches about eating a diet without animal protein to prevent
Since then, she has worked as a local health advocate promoting
the importance of eating a plant-based diet.
Monday, January 16, 2012 12:00 am.
Updated: 6:02 am.