HOUSTON — Dr. Ralph Carson is a clinical nutritionist and exercise physiologist with nearly forty years of experience in the treatment of addictions, obesity and eating disorders.

Dr. Carson has implemented eating disorder treatment centers across the United States. He is also a nutritional adviser to numerous university athletic departments throughout the country.

He discusses the precautions of industry gimmicks, myths and scams saying, "people unknowingly put faith in unproven medications, supplements, procedures, devices."

If you or someone you know has an eating disorder... the national eating disorders association has several resources to help.

Their walk is coming up Saturday, December 7th from 9 am to 11 am at Discovery Green Park.

For event information log on to nedawalk.org/houston2019.