Joseph Keon is an investigative writer in the fields of environmental and preventive medicine.
Keon has sat on the Board of Directors of the Wild Oats Wellness Foundation and Dr. Helen Caldicott’s Nuclear Policy Research Institute, and is a past member of the Marin Health Council, an advisory to the Marin County Board of Supervisors. Keon is a member of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine.
Keon is the author of three other books – Whole Health: The Guide to Wellness of Body and Mind (Parissound, 1997), The Truth About Breast Cancer: A Seven-Step Prevention Plan (Parissound, 2000), and Whitewash: The Disturbing Truth about Cow’s Milk and Your Health (New Society, 2010). Whitewash was proclaimed a Silver Medalist in the 2011 Independent Publisher Book Awards and won Veg News Magazine‘s Book of the Year Award in 2011.
Keon has appeared on local and national broadcasts, including Martha Stewart Radio, CBS Evening News, and ABC News. He has been featured in Center for Nutrition Studies.com, E‑The Environmental Magazine, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Ft. Worth Star-Telegram, Positive Health Magazine, Marin Independent Journal, One Green Planet.com, USC Trojan Family Magazine, The Hippocrates Health Institute Magazine, The Mill Valley Herald, Bay Area Vegetarian Magazine, the Maui News, and Well Being Journal.