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Gemma Newman

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– Biography:
– Studied at University of Wales College of Medicine
– Works as a medical doctor since 2004
– General practitioner and Senior Partner at The Orchard Surgery
– Qualified Reiki practitioner for pain relief
– Ambassador of Plant-Based Health Professionals UK

– Media Appearances and Events:
– Featured on Channel 4, Channel 5, ITV, and Sky News Sunrise
– Appeared in the film Vegan 2018
– Speaker at VegfestUK and VegMed Web 2021
– Supported the campaign No Meat May
– Promotes whole food plant-based (WFPB) diet to patients

– Advocacy and Writing:
– Advocates for WFPB diet for gut health and disease prevention
– Authored “The Plant Power Doctor” in 2021
– Book nominated for VegfestUK 2021 Favourite Plant-Based Book
– Emphasizes consumption of fruits, vegetables, legumes, whole grains, nuts, and seeds
– Argues WFPB diet reduces risk of bowel cancer, heart disease, and diabetes

– Selected Publications:
– “The Plant Power Doctor: A Simple Prescription for a Healthier You” (2021)
– Published by Penguin with ISBN 9781529107746

– References:
– References from, The Telegraph, and
– Referenced in articles by and
– Additional references from and
– Advocates for reducing meat consumption for health and planetary benefits
– Sources discuss the benefits of a wholefood plant-based diet

Gemma Newman (Wikipedia)

Gemma Newman known as the Plant Power Doctor is a British medical doctor, nutritionist, author and advocate of whole food plant-based nutrition.

Gemma Newman
Occupation(s)Doctor, author
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