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 Stuart M. Berger

Stuart M. Berger

Birth
Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Death 23 Feb 1994 (aged 40–41)
Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Section 114, Lot 41318
Memorial ID 3359 · View Source
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Medical Pioneer, Author. After received a medical degree from Tufts University and graduating from Harvard University's School of Public Health, he became a health book writer and columnist who emphasized healing and dieting aimed at improving the immune system. "Dr. Berger's Immune Power Diet"(1985), a #1 best seller, described how the 6'7" Berger reduced his weight to 210 lbs from 420. He also wrote "How To Be Your Own Nutritionist (1987)", "Forever Young-20 Years Younger in 20 Weeks: Dr. Berger's Step-by-Step Rejuvenation Program (1989)", "Stuart Berger's Immune Power Cookbook," and "The Southampton Diet." In 1987, he won the State University of New York-Buffalo's George W. Thorn Award for extraordinary professional acchievement. He died of cocaine and obesity-related health problems. At the time of his death he weighed 365 lbs.


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  • Find A Grave Memorial 3359
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Stuart M. Berger (1953–23 Feb 1994), Find A Grave Memorial no. 3359, citing Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .