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Manuel Villacorta, MS, RD

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Manuel Villacorta, MS, RDN is an internationally recognized, award-winning registered dietitian nutritionist with more than 18 years of experience. He is the author of five books: “Eating Free,” “Peruvian Power Foods,” “Whole Body Reboot: The Peruvian Superfoods Diet,” “Flat Belly 365,” and “The Essential Cookbook for Men.” He has acted as a health blog contributor for The Huffington Post, on-air contributor to the Univision television network, and health and lifestyle contributor for Fox News Latino. He also has been featured in print and online articles in both the general and Hispanic markets, including Woman’s World, Natural Solutions, Closer, MORE, Latina Magazine, and Men’s Fitness, to name a few. Manuel is the owner of MV Nutrition, a San Francisco-based private practice, and the recipient of five Best Bay Area Nutritionist awards from the San Francisco Chronicle, ABC7 News, and Citysearch. Born and raised in Peru, Manuel currently lives in San Francisco. He earned his Bachelor of Science in nutrition and physiology metabolism from the University of California, Berkeley and his Master of Science in nutrition and food science from California State University, San Jose. To learn more about Manuel, visit