The Plant Paradox

  • by Steven R. Gundry MD
  • Narrated by Christopher Solimene
  • 10 hrs and 49 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Most of us have heard of gluten - a protein found in wheat that causes widespread inflammation in the body. Americans spend billions of dollars on gluten-free diets in an effort to protect their health. But what if we've been missing the root of the problem? In The Plant Paradox, renowned cardiologist Dr. Steven Gundry reveals that gluten is just one variety of a common and highly toxic plant-based protein called lectin. Lectins are found not only in grains like wheat but also in the "gluten-free" foods most of us commonly regard as healthy, including many fruits, vegetables, nuts, beans, and conventional dairy products. Once ingested, these proteins incite a kind of chemical warfare in our bodies, causing inflammatory reactions that can lead to weight gain and serious health conditions.
At his waitlist-only clinics in California, Dr. Gundry has successfully treated tens of thousands of patients suffering from autoimmune disorders, diabetes, leaky gut syndrome, heart disease, and neurodegenerative diseases with a protocol that detoxes the cells, repairs the gut, and nourishes the body. Now, in The Plant Paradox, he shares this clinically proven program with listeners around the world.

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What the Critics Say

"Gundry's logical and extensive investigation into lectins provides readers with more than enough evidence to take this information to heart and try his method." (Shelf Awareness)

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I think this book was read by a robot. It's as though you're in kindergarten.
Very off-putting.
I had to stop listening and I'm sending it back.
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Voice

I had to google the narrator to see if this person exists or if it is a computer program. Whatever speed I put the narration on, it still sounds like a computer generated voice. I am having a hard time listening to the content for the computer sounding voice.
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- Linda W

Book Details

  • Release Date: 07-11-2017
  • Publisher: Tantor Audio