Reading Time: < 1 minute The Beyond Burger will be featured in the highly popular 'The Dr. Oz Show'
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This month, the popular TV show The Dr. Oz Show will be airing a series of episodes dedicated to wellness, titled January Jumpstarts. 

According to VegNews, The series will include investigations focused on various topics such as the safety of e-cigarettes, the benefits of probiotics, and an in-depth look at the plant-based Beyond Burger. The TV segment will explore why the meatless burger “bleeds” and evaluate its similarities to beef. 

Beyond Burger

This burger is made by the Bill Gates-backed company, Beyond Meat, headed up by Ethan Brown, who was interviewed by Plant Based News last October.

The Beyond Burger launched last May in the meat department of a Boulder, CO Whole Foods Market – where it sold out in under an hour – and has since expanded to other regions nationwide. 

The Dr. Oz Show is in its eighth season and is produced by Oprah Winfrey – who urged her 30+ million Twitter followers to go meat-free last August.

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Klaus Mitchell

Klaus launched Plant Based News in 2015 whilst studying an MSc in ‘Genetics of Human Disease' at University College London after receiving Medical Research Council funding for ‘academic excellence'. He has had a number of writing roles, including authoring an article published in the journal of Public Health Nutrition, which explored the effect of diet on different health markers. His background as a scientist underpins his data driven approach that has helped make PBN the media and health education platform that it is today. Among his day to day management and financial duties at PBN, his...