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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).

Fairfax Hackley Receives Dwight David Eisenhower Fitness Award

By Dr. Bob McCauley I first met Fairfax Hackley – Hack as I know him – in 2001 at the Arnold Sports Classic.  He had found a copy of my book, Confessions Of A Body Builder, Rejuvenating the body with Spirulina, … Continue reading

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Magic Mushroom: Helps Heal Depression/Reduce Crime

By Bob McCauley In the 1970’s when I was growing up I knew people who had taken “magic mushrooms” to get high.  They reported the “amazing, cool, totally awesome” experiences they had taking them.  I did not indulge, in part … Continue reading

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Prop 65: The Death Of California’s Natural Health Industry

By Bob McCauley Biggest Scam that no one is talking about.  People in CA know about it but it effects every company is the country that sells food supplements in CA.  It’s even on clothing!  What is CA doing about … Continue reading

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Do Non-vegan People Generally See The Point in Being Vegan?

By Dr. Bob McCauley Quora Question:  Do nonvegan people generally see the point in being vegan? My Reply: No. For the most part those who eat from the animal world don’t have a clue why anyone would want to be … Continue reading

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Rebuttal: “Toxic Puzzle” Documentary. Disgraceful Misrepresentation of Spirulina

By Dr. Bob McCauley I watched the (boring) documentary “Toxic Puzzle” recently which attempts to show the link between Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and β-Methylamino-L-alanine (BMAA), an amino acid found in cyanobacteria such as Aphanizomenon flos-aquae (AFA) which is found in … Continue reading

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DHA Powder: Brain, Eye, Cardiovascular Health

By Dr. Bob McCauley Brain Health  Cardiovascular Support Eye Health  Stabilizes Blood Pressure  Skin and Hair  DHA, docosahexaenoic acid, is an omega-3 essential fatty acid required by the body for many functions throughout the body, primarily the brain and heart … Continue reading

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Should kids be vegan?

Dr. Bob McCauley Quora Question: Should kids be vegan? My Answer: If you include Chlorella and Spirulina, which are 60% protein, then yes, absolutely children should be raised vegan. However, remember that when you try to control a child’s dietary habits … Continue reading

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The Truth About Alkaline Ionized Water and Stomach Acid

By Dr. Bob McCauley A news report about Alkaline Ionized Water – calling it Kangen Water – gets it right and not to so right.  They always need to go to the medical world for health answers.   I don’t really … Continue reading

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Luck Has Nothing To Do With Health

By Dr. Bob McCauley YouTube Comment: You are what you eat, but it’s a lot more complicated than that. A man in his forties who went to the gym and drank designer water and ate boneless, skinless chicken breast and … Continue reading

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Ginkgo: World’s Most Famous Herb

Dr. Bob McCauley What Ginkgo Biloba does in the body more than than anything is increase circulation.  It’s probably the best herb in the world for doing this.  It assists the brain and works as an anti-inflammatory more than anything … Continue reading

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