Today at 3 PM PST Dr. Don talks with Marie Oser. Marie is a best-selling author, healthy lifestyle expert and environmental advocate with a focus on nutrition and its role in disease prevention. Marie is a food and health writer and has authored five books.
Oser specializes in creating easy to execute, original gourmet recipes with a solid nutritional bottom line and small environmental footprint. Her work is well researched and clearly explains the supporting science for her readers in interesting and concise language.
Marie is President, Host and Executive Producer of VegTV, a video production company producing original content for TV and the Internet. VegTV has been producing, promoting and distributing healthy lifestyle videos since 2000.
VegTV hosts about 1,000 original videos on nine channels featuring celebrity interviews, cooking segments, raw foods, lifestyle, health, interviews with prominent authors and medical experts, travel, the environment, fashion and animal welfare.
She is Managing Editor at Ecomii a leading environmental site with more than 1.5 million unique visitors a month. At The Food & Health Alternative, she and her team of experts report on creative natural solutions for issues affecting health and wellbeing and cutting edge strategies for optimal health.
At the Food & Health Alternative her contributors (over twenty experts) include many prominent authorities in their field such as, Michael Greger, M.D.,Neal Barnard, M.D., Elizabeth Kucinich and fitness guru, Marco Borges.
Vegetarian since 1971 and vegan since 1990, Marie left a career in television advertising to pursue her interest in food, health, nutrition and the environment.
Marie has extensive media experience in both print and television and has been featured in the New York Times, The Discovery Channel and CNN. Marie has also appeared on CNN Headline News, ABC, QVC, WUSA, WNBC, KCAL, KOVR, HGTV, FINE LIVING, TECH TV and NPR.
Marie began writing for major metros and national magazines in 1990, and was a features writer and regular contributor to national publications, such as Vegetarian Gourmet, Vegetarian Times, Great Life, Natural Health, Today’s Dietician and Spa magazine. Marie was the first vegan columnist at Vegetarian Times, having created the Vegan Gourmet monthly column, which ran with her byline for almost 3 years.

A nationally syndicated newspaper columnist, her weekly column, The Enlightened Kitchen was carried by the Philadelphia Inquirer for more than a year before it was picked up by King Features Syndicate and subsequently the Scripps Howard News Service.
• Luscious Low Fat Desserts, Chariot Publishing
• Soy of Cooking, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
• More Soy Cooking, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
• The Enlightened Kitchen, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
• The Skinny on Soy, Vegan Publishers