New Public Television Special: "A World Without Cancer: The Real Promise of Prevention"

New Public Television Special: "A World Without Cancer: The Real Promise of Prevention"

Plainville Farms® Brand Sponsors New Program Hosted and Based on the Book by Dr. Margaret I. Cuomo about The Real Promise of Cancer Prevention

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LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., Nov. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning this month, Public Television stations nationwide will air A World Without Cancer: The Real Promise of Prevention, hosted by Margaret I. Cuomo, MD. The program should educate and inspire viewers about ten lifestyle changes, including a healthy diet and regular exercise, that they can make every day to help lower the risk of cancer, a disease that can be attributed to many factors.

Dr. Cuomo is a board-certified radiologist and expert in cancer radiology. Along with other leading medical and scientific experts, she will guide viewers through a series of recommendations to help reduce the risk of cancer. Award-winning documentarian Ken Burns and singer/songwriter Valerie Simpson will offer an intimate look at the ways in which cancer has profoundly affected their lives.

Dr. Cuomo's tips include limiting red meat and foods that contain potentially harmful chemicals. Instead Dr. Cuomo recommends seeking out natural* or organic lean meats like Plainville Farms® Turkey and FreeBird® Chicken (Plainville Farms is a sponsor of the program).  Dr. Cuomo also recommends looking for minimally processed products and whole fruits and vegetables.

"The closer food looks to the way it is in nature," says Dr. Cuomo, "the better you can tell that it's nutritious, and a good part of a healthful diet, which along with exercise can promote overall health."

"We are pleased to sponsor this important program designed to help people achieve a healthy lifestyle," expressed Jay Lieberman, Chief Executive Officer of Hain Pure Protein Corporation, a division of The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. "We share Dr. Cuomo's passion for healthy living through dietary practices like eating a variety of foods, including lean protein, and getting regular physical activity to maintain a healthy body weight."

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  *Minimally processed. No artificial ingredients.

About Hain Pure Protein Corporation
Hain Pure Protein Corporation is a division of The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: HAIN), a leading organic and natural products company. Hain Pure Protein offers a full line of turkey and chicken products under its Plainville Farms® and FreeBird® brand names, respectively, that are never, ever given antibiotics, including fresh whole and tray pack, frozen, deli, fully cooked, gluten-free and organic poultry products in the United States, as well as a full line of kosher poultry products meeting the same standards under its Empire® Kosher, and Kosher Valley® brand names. 

Dr. Margaret Cuomo
Margaret I. Cuomo, M.D., is a board certified radiologist, teaching professional and national advocate for the prevention of cancer, heart disease and diabetes. She graduated summa cum laude from St. John's University and received an M.D. degree from Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn. She served as an attending physician in diagnostic radiology at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, specializing in diagnostic radiology and dedicating much of her time and energy to the diagnosis of cancer and AIDS, using state-of-the-art CT scans, ultrasound examinations and MRIs. Dr. Cuomo also provided academic instruction to medical students at New York University Hospital and Cornell University Medical College, and has published numerous articles in medical journals. She is a contributor and member of the Medical Review Board of The Huffington Post, a member of the True Health Initiative, has contributed to WebMD, and has been featured in many TV interviews, magazines and newspapers.

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