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About Bob McCauley

Bob McCauley, ND (Robert F., Jr.) was raised in Lansing, Michigan and attended Michigan State University (BA, 1980 in Journalism). He is a naturopathic doctor, Master Herbalist and a Certified Nutritional Consultant. He has traveled extensively, both domestically and abroad, visiting over 32 countries. He published Confessions of a Body Builder: Rejuvenating the Body with Spirulina, Chlorella, Raw Foods and Ionized Water (2000), Achieving Great Health (2005), The Miraculous Properties of Ionized Water, (2006) which is the only book on the market that exclusively addresses Ionized Water, Twelve (Fiction, 2007) and Honoring the Temple of God (2008). He considers himself a Naturalist, meaning he pursues health in the most natural way possible. He studies and promotes nature as the only way to true health. From 2002-2004 he hosted the radio program Achieving Great Health, which was heard by thousands of people each day. His guests included some of the most well-known and respected names in the natural health world. With the help of his father, Dr. Robert F. McCauley, Sr. (Doctorate in Environmental Engineering, MIT, 1953) they started Spartan Water Company in 1992, which sold vended water machines in supermarkets. Robert Jr. founded Spartan Enterprises, Inc. in 1993. He is a Certified Water Technician with the State of Michigan. He is also a Type II Public Water Supply Specialist and has the certifications of S-5 and D-5. The McCauley family has a long history in the water industry. Bob's father pioneered environmental issues regarding ground water and drinking water quality. He received his Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 1953 for his thesis on removing radioactive strontium from water. He earned his doctorate in Environmental Engineering in less than 2 years, one of the shortest doctoral studies in the history of MIT. He taught civil, sanitary and environmental engineering at Michigan State University for 18 years before retiring to run Wolverine Engineers & Surveyors of Mason, Michigan, for 17 years. His reputation throughout Michigan as a water quality expert was legendary. Bob worked for his father's company for 12 years learning the water business, which dealt primarily with municipalities, including water quality and sanitary sewer issues. After apprenticing with his father, Bob moved on to the bottled water business. He established greater Michigan's biggest selling bottled water: Michigan Mineral – Premium Natural Water. He was introduced to Ionized Water in 1995 and has done more to promote Ionized Water than anyone else in the industry. Bob often lectures and offers seminars on his Seven Component Natural Health Protocol . Bob is a Certified Nutritional Consultant and a Certified Master Herbalist. He is also a 3rd Degree Black Belt and Certified Instructor of Songahm Taekwondo (American Taekwondo Association).

Why do people think rheumatoid arthritis can be “cured” by naturopathy/diet?

By Dr. Bob McCauley Quora Question: Why do people think rheumatoid arthritis can be “cured” by naturopathy/diet? My Response: Spirulina and chlorella are superfoods that are known as nutraceuticals. A nutraceutical is any food that provides the body with the … Continue reading

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As a vegan, what’s on your grocery list?

By Dr. Bob McCauley Quora question: As a vegan, what’s on your grocery list? My Response: Raw fruits and vegetables for the most part. I rarely cook anything. Don’t get me wrong I would prefer to huge 4-cheese pizza with … Continue reading

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Why Are Vegans An Object Of Ridicule?

By Dr. Bob McCauley Quora Question: Why are vegans an object of ridicule? My Response: Anyone who goes against the grain, against the herd, is ridiculed. Thomas Aquinas received death threats for his “radical” ideas about the Catholic Church and … Continue reading

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Chlorella Powder and Heavy Metals Removal

By Dr. Bob McCauley Customer Inquiry:    On your 100% Chlorella Powder I purchased from you to detox mercury amalgam contamination,  I’m trying to get a relative teaspoon vs. weight working equivalent. On the label it says 4 grams per … Continue reading

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Can Spirulina Boost The Immune Systems Of Athletes?

By Dr. Bob McCauley A study published in the Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition demonstrates that spirulina is fantastic for working out, and even builds the immune system. At the end of six weeks, the results suggested that the immune … Continue reading

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Dr. Bob’s Sea Salt

Dr. Dr. Bob McCauley Dr. Bob’s Sea Salt is hand-harvested by skilled salt farmers, using time honored, hand-crafted methods dating back centuries. It is unprocessed, natural and unrefined, a balanced mixture of essential minerals in the correct proportion that closely … Continue reading

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REBUTTAL: Book Review of “Trick or Treatment” – Alternative Medicine On Trial

By Dr. Bob McCauley A medical doctor and an atheists scientist explain how natural health, or “Alternative Health” write a book called, “Trick or Treatment” by Simon Singh and Edzard Ernst. Singh is a physicist and the writer of several popular science … Continue reading

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Why are companies using the word “plant based” instead of just saying vegan?

By Dr. Bob McCauley Quora Question: Why are companies using the word “plant based” instead of just saying vegan? My Response: Vegan didn’t exist as a word until around 10 years ago as far as I can remember. There are … Continue reading

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REBUTTAL: 5 Similarities Between Religion and Alternative Medicine

By Dr. Bob McCauley YouTuber Drew from “Genetically Modified Skeptic ” attempts to align religion with alternative medicine.  Honestly, I’m not sure what alternative medicine exactly is, or how it’s defined.  According to Drew, both religion and alternative medicine (natural health) … Continue reading

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Sensoril®: Amazing Ashwagandha Uses Whole Plant

By Bob McCauley One of the most powerful herbs in Ayurvedic healing, Ashwagandha has been used since ancient times for a wide variety of conditions, and is most well-known as an adaptogen (natural substances that help the body to adapt … Continue reading

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