Mar 1, 2023
We all are familiar with prescription drugs and supplements. However, Medical Foods are a unique category of FDA regulated products that meet the distinctive nutritional requirements or metabolic deficiencies of a particular disease state. Medical Foods have shown to support life or maintain homeostasis by adjusting the nutritional needs of the particular medical condition, obesity being one of the conditions that Medical Foods can address.
To dive into this new topic and how it assists in weight loss, we invited Dr. Lawrence May to the show. Dr. May earned his M.D. from Harvard Medical School and has practiced primary care internal medicine integrating nutrition and lifestyle into the care of patients. Dr. May previously served as Chairman of the Medical Advisory Board and Executive Vice President for Medical and Scientific affairs at Herbalife International.