Farshad Fani Marvasti, MD
Farshad Fani Marvasti, MD

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Farshad Fani Marvasti, MD
Farshad Fani Marvasti, MD
The Best Foods for Healthy Lungs — And the Ones to Avoid

There are specific foods that you can eat that have been proven to make a difference in the health of your lungs. Farshad Fani Marvasti, MD, MPH, the director of Public Health, Prevention and Health Promotion at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix, says that healthy carbs, cayenne pepper, ginger and water can help promote healthy lungs.

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Founded in 2007, the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix inspires and trains exemplary physicians, scientists and leaders to optimize health and health care in Arizona and beyond. By cultivating collaborative research locally and globally, the college accelerates discovery in a number of critical areas — including cancer, stroke, traumatic brain injury and cardiovascular disease. Championed as a student-centric campus, the college has graduated 500 physicians, all of whom received exceptional training from nine clinical partners and more than 2,000 diverse faculty members. As the anchor to the Phoenix Biomedical Campus, which is projected to have an economic impact of $3.1 billion by 2025, the college prides itself on engaging with the community, fostering education, inclusion, access and advocacy.