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Episode #7: Dr. Susan Brown

Dr. Susan Brown, PhD, is the best-selling author of The Acid Alkaline Food Guide (translated into 7 languages) and Better Bones, Better Body. She is also a noted researcher, inspirational speaker, and founder of the Center for Better Bones and Alkaline for Life. In her decades of experience, she has authored more than 1,000 articles and produced hundreds of videos on pH balance, the alkaline diet, and natural bone health. 

Dr. Brown pioneered the natural approach to bone health for over 30 years. She was the first to prove that using only natural methods, nearly every woman can build strong bones for life. Incorporating her research and the latest science, her six-point natural program including the alkaline diet, exercise, digestion, detoxification, and the 20 key bone building nutrients has helped tens of thousands of women take control of their health and enjoy long, active, happy lives. 

For more information about Dr Brown, alkalinizing supplements and other educational resources, click here.


Jayashree Mani, MS, CCN

Jayashree Mani has been a Certified Clinical Nutritionist for nearly 20 years. With a Master’s degree in Nutrition and Dietetics, her career began with a focus on diabetes and weight management. 

She soon expanded into integrative nutrition and lifestyle management, and has been providing nutritional counseling and education to patients in various medical settings for more than 15 years. With her expertise in the field of autoimmunity, she has also co-authored chapters and articles in key reference books and scientific journals and is a Certified Nutrition Specialist supervisor.

Dr. Susan Brown

Susan E. Brown, PhD, is a medical anthropologist, a New York State Certified Nutritionist, and the author of Better Bones, Better Body — the first comprehensive look at natural bone health. She has more than 40 years of experience in clinical nutrition, bone health research, and lay and health professional education. She has consulted widely on socioeconomic, cultural, educational, and health issues.

Dr. Brown has taught in North and South American universities and authored numerous academic and popular articles. For more information, see Dr. Brown’s biography

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