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Dr. Galati Approved: Liver Specialists of Texas Turkey Stuffed Peppers

Liver Specialists of Texas Turkey Stuffed Peppers: Ingredients You Need: – 1/2 pound 99% lean ground turkey – 3 bell peppers, red – 3/4 cup black beans, canned – 3/4 cup corn, frozen – 1 tomato, large and chopped – 1 clove garlic, minced – 1/2 cup yellow onion, chopped – 1/3 cup chicken broth, […]

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Pop-Tart Nation

While walking through my local supermarket this weekend, I strolled by the Pop-Tarts aisle to see what was happening in this section. Over the years, I’ve made fun of Pop-Tarts, not only because of their total lack of nutritional value, but because of the prominence they have gained on breakfast tables across America since 1964. So many individuals, especially […]

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Snacking Like A Real Mountaineer

In a world where Amazon Prime Day is considered a “shopping holiday” and using Uber Eats to order a meal is the new Friday night date night, Americans love convenience and we are pursuing it in all aspects of our lives – including what we eat and its impact on wellness. While having so many […]

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Retraining Your Palate? Start by Unmasking Your Food

It can be difficult to eat more nutritiously when you’re used to eating primarily processed foods. A palate that is used to highly processed foods—sweetened, added salt, high fat—can sabotage even the best attempts at eating healthier. One study even found that foods high in sugar and fat are addictive. In the study, brain scans […]

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The Ugly Truth About Liver Disease

The liver is one of the most vital and complicated organs in the body, involved in over 200 vital functions including manufacturing and synthesizing a wide range of hormones, clotting factors, cholesterol, and other proteins. The liver is my area of specialty, and it’s my life’s work to try to help people who are dealing […]

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Want Better Nutrition? Start with a Healthier Kitchen

March was National Nutrition Month, but any month—any day—is a good time to think of ways to eat more nutritiously. One way to do that is to stock your kitchen with healthier foods—an ill-supplied kitchen may be the top reason my patients tell me that they don’t cook at home. For healthier eating, there are […]

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How Can You Turn Back the Clock on Fatty Liver Disease?

Liver disease is starting to take center stage in the world’s chronic—and in some forms, potentially deadly—diseases. But it’s not news to me, or to the patients I’ve been treating for more than 25 years. That’s why I talk to patients every day about better nutrition. I want to help people avoid the problems I […]

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Family, Faith, and Food: the Keys to a Healthy Foundation

I was very fortunate to have amazing parents who instilled three values in my two sisters and me: family, faith, and food. Those “3 Fs” helped shape who I am today and also made for a family that did not have health or weight issues. We did not deal with the issues I see in […]

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Anxiety Got You Down? It Might Be Your Diet

The winter months can bring on anxiety for many. For some, it’s post-holiday blues. For others, it’s the long days without sunshine. For many, it boils down to diet—the foods you eat could be causing or increasing your stress and worry. In addition to being a drain on your brain, anxiety can cause people to […]

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Dr. Joe Galati

WELCOME TO DR. GALATI’S WELLNESS CORNER

On this page, you’ll find a wide variety of useful information that is both current and actionable. Dr. Galati is passionate about empowering his audience by providing a wealth of knowledge garnered throughout his 30+ years as a sought-after liver specialist and wellness educator, allowing people to make the very best healthcare decisions for themselves and their loved ones.

With the variety of educational (and fun!) videos, recipes, exercise tips, and the latest in medical and health news you can consider this your one-stop shop for all of the information you need to make your health a priority.

As America’s “Physician-Communicator”, Dr. Galati is constantly striving to educate and enlighten through sharing his personal experiences with his audience. His goal is to provide practical tips to make the difficult changes that can be required to focus on your health, and the health of those you care most about, more attainable.

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Feeding Your Children Breakfast with Dr. Joe Galati
Best Diet for Liver Disease and Heart Failure: A Low Salt Diets with Dr. Joe Galati
Alcohol Related Cirrhosis Increase in the Young
The Great American Produce Giveaway

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