About the Book
101FoodsThatCouldSaveYourLife.com is the online version of Dave Grotto, RD, LDN’s book with the same name. First published in the US by Bantam Dell in 2008, 101FoodsThatCouldSaveYourLife.com is currently in its 8th edition. Foreign language rights have been sold for Spanish, Turkish, Portuguese, Greek, French, Czechoslovakian, Romanian and Latvian editions.
101FoodsThatCouldSaveYourLife.com recreates Dave Grotto’s book and brings his food to life in elegantly produced, high definition videos. These are packed with interesting information, in-depth research, exciting food-lore, history, health information as well as the healing benefits of the 101 Foods. The site is filled with great recipes over and above the ones featured in the book. Bonus Material is provided to supplement each video. You will also find easy to navigate links to sponsors’ websites for any additional information and recipes. Space for online interaction is also available.
Dave Grotto, RD, LDN Executive Producer and Host: Dave Grotto, RD, LDN is a stalwart of the natural foods industry and has owned and operated his own store for a quarter of a century. During this time, he became a registered dietitian and followed his qualification up with years of serving as a clinical dietitian. Dave then went on to start Nutrition Housecall, LLC, a nutrition consulting firm that provides a range of nutrition based services and even offers personalized dietary services right at your home.
Dave was the host of Let’s Talk Health CHICAGO for a decade and was the national media spokesperson for the American Dietetic Association for over six years. He has been featured in numerous radio and television programs and also co-hosted the national television program, Health &Lifestyles, Weekly. He is currently the Host and Executive Producer of 101FoodsThatCouldSaveYourLife.com.
Dave authors columns in several reputed magazines. He is also involved in public relations and advertising campaigns for select services and products.
Among Dave’s passions is the desire to improve the health of children with good nutrition. He is the advisory board chair for Produce for Kids® and PBSKids™ health initiative. Dave extols the virtues of humor and laughter therapy and is a Certified Laughter Leader.
Dave currently lives in the Chicago area with his wife, three daughters and two-female dogs making him an expert on the subject of “unopposed” estrogen, as he likes to put it.