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J   Y of FOOD & YOGA
Joy Kettler Gurgevich - Behavioral Nutrition
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When diet 
is wrong, 
medicine is
of no use.
When diet
 is correct, 
medicine is 
of no need. 

~ancient Ayurvedic proverb
5215 N. Sabino Canyon Road 
Tucson, AZ 85750


Babette’s Feast
Like Water for Chocolate
Muriel’s Wedding
Mostly Martha
The Big Night
Eat Drink Man Woman
Julie & Julia
The Secret Life of Bees
Bonjour Monsieur Shlomi

DVD Documentaries about Our Food Supply

Super Size Me!
Food, Inc.
The World According to Monsanto
Botany of Desire
Food Matters
Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead
Forks Over Knives
Genetic Roulette


  • The Splendid Grain, Rebecca Wood (a guide to grains)
  • The Whole Foods Encyclopedia, Rebecca Wood (a comprehensive guide to food)
  • The Art of Eating, M.F.K Fisher
  • Fast Food Nation, Eric Schlosser (excellent research on the fast food industry)
  • If the Buddha Came to Dinner:  How to Nourish Your Body to Awaken Your Spirit, Hale Sofia Schatz   
  • Food as Medicine, Dharma Singh Khalsa, MD
  • Eight Weeks to Optimum Health, Andrew Weil, MD
  • Eating Well for Optimum Health, Andrew Weil, MD
  • Food Politics, Marion Nestle (food industry vs politics)
  • Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom, Christian Northrup, MD
  • Nourishing Traditions:  The Cookbook that Challenges Politically Correct Nutrition and the Diet Dictocrats, Sally Fallon    
  • Becoming Vegetarian, Melina, Davis and Harrison
  • Becoming Vegan, Melina and Davis
  • Coming Home to Eat, Gary Paul Nabhan (eating locally)
  • Fat Land:  How Americans Became the Fattest People in the World, Greg Critser
  • Staying Healthy with Nutrition, Elson M. Haas, MD
  • Staying Healthy with the Seasons, Elson M. Haas, MD
  • Diet for a New America, John Robbins
  • Reclaiming Your Health, John Robbins
  • Local Flavors, Deborah Madison (America’s Farmers Markets)
  • Is This Your Child?, Doris Rapp, MD
  • Smart Medicine for a Healthier Child, Zand, Walton, and Rountree
  • The Slow Down Diet, Marc David
  • Nourishing Wisdom,  Mark David
  • The Omnivore’s Dilemma, Michael Pollan
  • In Defense of Food:  An Eater’s Manifesto, Michael Pollan
  • The Botany of Desire, Michael Pollan
  • “Nutrition Action” Health Letter published by Center for Science in the Public Interest - www.cspinet.org

Cooking, Recipes, Organic, Environmental, Yoga

  • www.cspinet.org  - Center for Science in the Public Interest  (“Nutrition Action”)