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Adelle Davis


American writer and nutritionist who became called an advocate of vitamins and unprocessed foods. Her nutrition-themed magazines consist of Let’s Eat To EXERCISE (1954), Let’s Possess Healthy Kids (1951), and Ideal Wellness (1935). She analyzed house economics at both Purdue University or college and the University or college of California-Berkeley. She ultimately received a master’s level in biochemistry from your University or college of Southern California and in addition worked as an exclusive nutritionist in Oakland and LA. She was criticized to make nutritional recommendations not really supported by medical books. She was wedded for ten years to George Edward Leisey, whose two kids she used. In 1960, she wed lawyer Frank Sieglinger. She and fellow writer Jim Davis had been both created in Indiana.

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Full Name Adelle Davis
Date Of Birth February 25, 1904
Died May 31, 1974, Palos Verdes Estates, California, United States
Place Of Birth Lizton, IN
Profession Self-Help Author
Education University of California, Berkeley, Purdue University, University of Southern California
Parents Charles Davis, Harriette Davis
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1Nutritionist and author.
2Biography/bibliography in: "Comtemporary Authors". New Revision Series, vol. 30. Detroit: Gale Research, Inc., 1990.
3Biography in: "Dictionary of American Biography". Supplement Nine. 1971-1975. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1994.
4Biography in: "Current Biography Yearbook 1973". New York: H.W. Wilson Co., 1974



The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1972-1973TV SeriesHerself
The Mike Douglas Show1971-1972TV SeriesHerself - Nutritionist / Herself - Nutitionist
The Dick Cavett Show1972TV SeriesHerself

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