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The Radical New Science for Getting the Nutrients You Need from the Food You Eat

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About The Book

Ditch diet culture and get the most nutrients from your food with the no-guilt, personalized, and exciting new science that will change how you think about food and nourishment, from New York Times bestselling author Dr. Sarah Ballantyne.

Almost all of us are missing essential vitamins and minerals from our diets that leave us feeling unwell and unable to achieve our health goals—even those of us who take our daily multi, buy organic produce, or have tried to kick-start our health with different dietary habits. Now, bestselling author Dr. Sarah Ballantyne throws all of that out the window in favor of a simple yet radical idea: choose foods to meet our nutritional needs. Unlock health and vitality with Nutrivore, a transformative guide that navigates the world of nutrition, dispels diet myths, and empowers you to embrace a nutrient-focused lifestyle tailored to your unique needs.

Nutrivore is a paradigm shifting, comprehensive approach to nutrition that includes:
-An easy-to-follow plan for getting the full spectrum of nutrients we all need to reach our health goals, focusing on twelve foundational food families.
-Definitive science that identifies foods rich in the nutrients that treat common symptoms and ailments.
-Comprehensive lists of foods and pain points that you can use to craft your own unique eating plan, such as eating magnesium-rich leafy greens to help with headaches, potassium-packed sweet potatoes to help lower blood pressure, or molasses loaded with calcium to relieve PMS.

With no food off-limits, Nutrivore is a permissive dietary structure, emphasizing nutrient-rich selections compatible with your preferred diet or anti-diet, that can reduce your risk of future health problems and help alleviate the symptoms you’re currently facing—so you can finally start feeling good every day.

About The Author

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Dr. Sarah Ballantyne, PhD, New York Times bestselling author and renowned health expert, creates educational resources to help people improve their day-to-day diet and lifestyle choices, empowered and informed by the most current evidence-based scientific research. Dr. Sarah began her career as a science communicator and health educator when she launched her original website in 2011. On this platform, Dr. Sarah combined her background in medical research with her experience using diet and lifestyle to lose 120 pounds while mitigating a dozen diagnosed health conditions to create a wealth of educational resources and amass an audience of millions. Since then, Dr. Sarah has continued to follow the science—diving deep into immune health, metabolic health, gut microbiome health, nutritional sciences, and the compelling evidence for health at any size—while also observing the harm of healthism, diet culture, dogmatic misinformation, and predatory marketing. With Nutrivore, Dr. Sarah has created a positive and inclusive approach to dietary guidance, based on science and devoid of dogma, using nutrient density and sufficiency as its basic principles: nourishment, not judgment.

Product Details

  • Publisher: S&S/Simon Element (May 14, 2024)
  • Length: 400 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781668031636

Raves and Reviews

“The diet wars are over and Nutrivore is the winner.”—Sara Szal Gottfried MD, New York Times bestselling author of The Hormone Cure

“Finally, a sensible and sustainable dietary approach focused on the nutrients our bodies need and the important foods we can add, instead of counting, measuring, obsessing and feeling deprived. Nutrivore is the solution you’ve been waiting for.”—Dr. Josh Axe, author of Keto Diet

"Dr. Sarah has distilled so much complex and nuanced science into actionable and memorable advice. Nutrivore cheerfully and thoroughly sets a new set of flexible parameters that will make going to the grocery store less stressful and—dare I say—possibly even fun for readers who are exhausted by the restriction of healthy living."—Izabella Wentz, PharmD, Thyroid Pharmacist, NYT Bestselling Author

“Ditch the tracker, the scale, the counting, and the guilt in favor of a logical and flexible approach focused on getting more nutrients from the food we eat, i.e., Nutrivore.”—Amy Myers, MD, New York Times Bestselling author of The Autoimmune Solution and The Thyroid Connection

"This is a wonderful book about food as medicine. Dr. Sarah summarizes the current nutrition research in an engaging narrative, chock full of interesting tidbits, historical anecdotes, and practical advice."—Dr. Terry Wahls, author of The Wahls Protocol: A Radical New Way to Treat All Chronic Autoimmune Conditions Using Paleo Principles

"In Nutrivore, Dr. Sarah Ballantyne pioneers a revolutionary approach to nutrition, focusing on the power of nutrient-dense eating. Sarah's adept connection of 27 essential nutrients to a spectrum of health issues provides actionable solutions for everything from PMS to diabetes, making it a valuable resource for all. Her detailed outline of 12 fundamental food groups demystifies nutrition, offering a diverse range of nutrient-rich choices. This book is a treasure trove for anyone eager to explore the profound impact of nutrition on our well-being."—JJ Virgin, author of The Virgin Diet

"Nutrivore is a practical guide that is rooted in science and positivity. Health is such a nuanced topic, and I'm impressed by the reader-friendly material that offers helpful tips for anyone looking to increase nutrition in their daily life.”—Shana Minei Spence, MS, RDN, CDN, author of Live Nourished

“Dr. Ballantyne’s book is a practical guide to nourishing ourselves well, filled with simple tips, interesting insights and information that encourages rather than scolds the reader into healthier eating habits. Her book goes beyond stale dietary advice and explains the what, how and why for eating a nutritious and diverse diet, where all foods are welcome.”—Andrea Howe, CNC, founder of

"Expertly blending nutritional science with practical dietary advice, Nutrivore is a must-read for anyone looking to address specific health concerns through food. This treasure trove of knowledge is a game-changer, offering a simple yet comprehensive guide to achieving optimal health through diet."—David Perlmutter, MD, Author, #1 New York Times bestseller, Grain Brain and Drop Acid

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