Rovenia M. Brock

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Dr. Rovenia M. Brock, also known as Dr. Ro, is an American nutritionist, lecturer, health reporter, entrepreneur, and author.

Career[edit]

Brock teamed up with McDonald's to launch the Fruit and Walnut Salad in 2005 and the Chicken Asian salad in 2006.[1]

She helped The View co-host Sherri Shepherd lose 41 pounds.[2]

Radio and podcast work[edit]

Brock is nutrition contributor to National Public Radio (NPR).[3]

She launched a podcast, Dr. Ro on Demand, in 2019.[4]

Home video[edit]

Brock was executive producer, creator and host of Dr. Ro's Fit Kidz, a health and fitness children's DVD series.[5]l

Works[edit]

  • Dr. Ro’s Ten Secrets To Livin’ Healthy (2004) ISBN 9780307483980
  • Lose Your Final 15: Dr. Ro's Plan to Eat 15 Servings A Day & Lose 15 Pounds at a Time (2016) ISBN 1623368022[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.mcdonalds.com/usa/news/2005/conpr_05042005.html
  2. ^ Ahuja, Gitika; Escherich, Katie (2009-08-29). "Sherri Shepherd on Her Bathing Suit Body: 'I Like the Results'". ABC News. Retrieved 2019-12-29.
  3. ^ "How to Eat Heart Healthy". NPR.org. Retrieved 2019-11-10.
  4. ^ "Dr. Ro On Demand". Spotify. Retrieved 2019-11-10.
  5. ^ Gordy, Cynthia (2010-05-11). "Dr. Ro's Prescription for Ending Childhood Obesity". Essence. Retrieved 2019-08-08.
  6. ^ "BOOK REVIEW: Lose Your Final 15". Oakland Post. 2017-01-03. Retrieved 2019-12-24 – via Newsbank.

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