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Food Prescriptions: What we need to keep in mind about a new dish on the medical menu

Some doctors in Canada are now prescribing food. But it isn’t as simple as telling a patient to eat their broccoli. As Dr. Matthew Little explains, Food is much more than just something we put into our bodies to stay healthy. Little is an assistant professor in the school of public health and social policy at the University of Victoria. He discusses how these prescriptions work, and what it’s important we keep in mind to make me sure they’re done right. First Broadcast May 19 2022.

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