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Connections: Considering A More Plant-Based Diet

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We're post-holidays, and everyone is joining gyms... and some people are doing "juice cleansing."

A discussion of what the science says about that, and we'll talk about how to build a permanent eating regimen that is more plant-based. Panel in studio:

  • Dr. Vicky Hsiao, UR Medicine endocrinologist
  • Rachel Reeves, UR Medicine dieticians
  • Damaris Pinedo, owner of Just Juice 4 Life
  • Dr. Ted Barnett, co-coordinator of the Rochester Area Vegan Society  

Evan Dawson is the host of "Connections with Evan Dawson." He joined WXXI in January 2014 after working at 13WHAM-TV, where he served as morning news anchor. He was hired as a reporter for 13WHAM-TV in 2003 before being promoted to anchor in 2007.