John La Puma, MD

John La Puma, MD, a member of Bottom Line’s Diabetes Center panel of experts, is a board-certified specialist in internal medicine, a professionally trained chef and culinary medicine pioneer. He is cofounder of the popular video recipe series “ChefMD” and author of the New York Times best-seller Refuel: A 24-Day Eating Plan to Shed Fat, Boost Testosterone and Pump Up Strength and Stamina.


7 Ways to Use Nature as Medicine

Immersing yourself for just two hours in nature can improve your health for days. A five-minute dose of nature boosts mood. Discover your "GreenRx."


Can Chia Seeds Help Curb My Cravings?

Chia seeds are full of water-soluble fiber that bulks up food so you eat less. That's particularly important if you have prediabetes.


Culinary Medicine: Bitter Melon for High Blood Sugar

Bitter melon looks like a warty cucumber. It's used in Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine to control blood sugar in people with diabetes. Should you try it?

Men's Sexual Wellness

Blueberries Instead of Viagra?

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The Best Thing I Did in 2014 That You Can Do in 2015

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The Pizza That Fights Heart Disease (Cancer, Too)

Americans love their pizza! On any given day, about one in eight of us has a slice or two. And…


5 Ways to Turn a Healthy Meal into a Delicious One

The Smart Eater's Kitchen Take a quick look around your kitchen. If you pride yourself on eating healthfully, chances are…