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Michael Omidi, MD Looks at Added Sugars and Obesity

Michael Omidi, MD discusses a new petition to limit the amount of added sugars in beverages. Do added sugars deserve all of the blame that they receive for obesity? The consumer group Center for Science in the Public Interest recently submitted a petition to the FDA asking them to not only identify a safe level [...]

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Michael Omidi, MD on New Benefits of Vegetarian Diet

Michael Omidi, MD discusses the new benefits of maintaining a vegetarian diet. According to new studies from Oxford University a vegetarian diet may help to reduce heart disease.  While many choose a vegetarian or vegan diet because of their beliefs relating to animal cruelty, the majority of people now choose a vegetarian diet due to [...]

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Dr. Michael Omidi, MD – Common Flu Myths and Misconceptions

Dr. Michael Omidi reports on the common flu myths and misconceptions that surround the influenza season. With so many people suffering from the flu this season there have been many articles in the media discussing what you should and shouldn’t do during the flu season. This can lead to many misconceptions about the flu, what [...]

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Dr. Michael Omidi On More Teens Turning to Protein

Dr. Michael Omidi looks at recent studies that imply that teenagers are taking more dietary supplements than ever before. Dr. Michael Omidi discusses the effects that this is having on teenagers, including how it may be leading to other dangerous behaviors just to bulk up. Adolescence is a difficult age for any teenager that is [...]

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Julian Omidi on Free Health Care Initiative in Sierra Leone

Julian Omidi contributes to the Omidi, MD site to discuss positive news regarding free health initiatives in Sierra Leone. Julian Omidi is excited to share this good news with the readers of Omidi, MD. Today, I have the pleasure of sharing a bit of good news with you. As usual, however, good news doesn’t mean [...]

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Children’s Hunger Fund Recives Support from Michael Omidi

When my brother, Julian Omidi, and I first formed our organization, No More Poverty, we knew that children were literally going hungry because their parents couldn’t afford food and other basic necessities. This caused a myriad of emotions, such as anger, sadness and frustration, but it also ignited a passion in the two of us [...]

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Foundation for Second Chances

Michael Omidi, MD and his brother Julian are dedicated to No More Poverty’s mission

No More Poverty Supports Foundation for Second Chances No More Poverty, the charitable organization created by Michael Omidi, MD along with his brother Julian Omidi, has recently announced its support of the Los Angeles-based youth outreach organization known as Foundation for Second Chances. The brothers believe strongly in the mission of Foundation for Second Chances [...]

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