D. Mark Hegsted American Nutritionist

D. Mark Hegsted is a 95 years old American Nutritionist from Rexburg, Idaho. D. Mark Hegsted was born on March 25, 1914 (died on June 16, 2009, he was 95 years old) in Rexburg, Idaho.



David Mark Hegsted was an American nutritionist who studied the connections between food consumption and heart disease. His work included studies that showed that consumption of saturated fats led to increases in harmful cholesterol leading to the development of dietary guidelines intended to help Americans achieve better health through improved food choices.
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Is D. Mark Hegsted still alive?

No, he died on 06/16/2009, 13 years ago. He was 95 years old when he died. He died in Westwood

Awards (1)

Awarded Bristol-Myers Squibb Award for Distinguished Achievement in Nutrition Research in 1992 .


He graduated from University Of Idaho and University Of Wisconsin–Madison

What was D.'s zodiac sign?

D. Mark Hegsted zodiac sign was aries.

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