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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).

Raw Vegan Diet Or Vegan Or Vegetarian Diet?

By Dr. Bob McCauley Quora Question: Is a raw vegan diet better than a vegan and vegetarian diet? My Response: The biggest myth that has been perpetuated through the centuries and remains well established to this day is that a … Continue reading

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How Much Chlorella and Spirulina to Take

By Dr. Bob McCauley Customer Question: How much chlorella and spirulina would you need to take to consume them exclusively on their own?   Thanks,   Joe O. My response: Good question!  That would depend on how long you were going to do … Continue reading

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Is A Strict Vegetarian Diet Healthy For A 15 Year Old?

By Dr. Bob McCauley Quora Question:  Is a strict vegetarian diet healthy for a 15 year old? My Response: If you include Chlorella and Spirulina, which are 60% protein, then yes, absolutely children should be raised vegan or “strict vegetarian”. … Continue reading

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Mucuna: Best LONGEVITY Herb!

By Dr. Bob McCauley Produces Human Growth Hormone (HGH) HGH is a Key to Longevity Mucuna Produces Dopamine in the Brain Mucuna Is A Mood Enhancer Mucuna Produces Melatonin in the Brain Mucuna Produces Serotonin in the Brain Mucuna Has … Continue reading

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Why Don’t Dietitians Advocate For Vegetarianism?

By Dr. Bob McCauley Quora Question: Why Don’t Dietitians Advocate For Vegetarianism? My Response: Dietitians are trained by the medical establishment which teaches them to eat from the animal world, eat cooked foods which are nutritionally dead. They follow the FDA … Continue reading

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Why Do Vegetarians Refuse To Become Vegan?

By Dr. Bob McCauley Quora Question: Why do vegetarians refuse to become vegan? Too many vegans are militant about not eating animals. You can’t agitate and persuade at the same time. I became a vegetarian in 1980, meaning I did … Continue reading

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Rhodiola: The Golden Root

By Dr. Bob McCauley Fights Depression Immune Builder Improves Cognition Improves Libido Promotes Weight Loss  High Energy  Improves Cardio Health Anti-Cancer  Relieves Stress Rhodiola Rosea also known as “golden root” is an adaptogen herb that helps burn fat, boosts energy … Continue reading

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Chlorella: UTEX Changed The Species Name. Why?

by Dr. Bob McCauley Quietly, several years ago, the species name of Chlorella pyrenoidosa was changed to Chlorella sorokiniana, which no one can pronounce.  Why did they do this?  When I investigated the reason I was stunned and angry, more like infuriated.  … Continue reading

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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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