Our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy have changed. We think you'll like them better this way.

The Wheeler Factor

The Wheeler Factor with Dr. Bill Wheeler


Follow This Show

Stay in the know about new episodes and updates.
William E. Wheeler, Ph.D., has over 30 years of experience in the nutritional industry with numerous senior author publications as well as three Presidential Awards for Excellence in Research. Additionally, Dr. Wheeler has developed over 6,200 nutritional products worldwide with annual sales in excess of $5 billion. He has BS and MS degrees in nutrition (with honors) from the University of Georgia and a Ph.D. degree in nutrition (with honors) from Purdue University. Among the many notable accomplishments of Dr. Wheeler are: he was Staff Nutritionist to the President of the United States (1976 -1981), Staff Nutritionist to the 1996 US Olympic Decathlon Team and Staff Nutritionist to the 2002 US Olympic Snowboarding Team. Noted for his innovative understanding of nutrition, Dr. Wheeler is a much sought after speaker because of his ability to explain complex nutritional concepts in understandable terms. He was awarded a Distinguished Professorship in Nutrition from Capital University of Integrative Medicine, Washington, DC in 2001. Additionally, he is recognized worldwide for his broad knowledge of nutrition as well as adaptability at focusing on specific nutritional issues. Dr. Wheeler advises professional athletes about dietary supplements. His clients include: Green Bay Packers, Denver Broncos, Denver Nuggets, Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Chicago Bears, Arizona Diamondbacks, Los Angeles Dodgers, Washington Wizards, Tampa Bay Lightning, Utah Jazz and US Air Force Academy Football Team. Moreover, he has developed nutritional programs for “the Athlete in Us All” by using principles designed exclusively for his professional athletes. In addition to his scientific expertise, Dr. Wheeler is a licensed professional racecar driver with Sports Car Club of American, Porsche Club of America and NASCAR ratings. In 1997, Dr. Wheeler won the Corvette Road Racing US Championship.

On-Demand Episodes

Dr. Wheeler is excited to talk about "The Power of Protein"! Dietary protein is a key nutrient for both weight and health management. More importantly, it is the first nutrient to consider in a weight loss program. Protein builds muscle and... more

"Got Milk?" This popular marketing tag line is more important than you think. Dr. Wheeler will talk about new research studies that are reporting how Vitamin D may reduce the risk of breast cancer and colorectal cancer by 40%. A... more

Nutrition Research is a subject that is highly misunderstood. It can range from a valid clinical research objective paper from Harvard University to voodoo internet hype posted by unschooled self proclaiming experts. Dr. Wheeler will give... more

Do you have multitudes of elixirs, vitamins and mineral bottles in your cabinet? Do you go running to the health store to get the latest supplement "Cure All" or "Silver Bullet"? Are you confused and overwhelmed about what supplements to... more

On the average New Year's Resolutions don't last longer then 60 days. Make one "long range" goal with monthly "short range" goals when you commit to losing weight in the New Year. You will stay committed and will be more successful.

Please call in during the program to ask Dr. Wheeler your question on weight loss issues.

Dr. Wheeler will continue his series on "Significant Nutritional Discoveries in the Past 100 Years" speaking about the most important discovery of all time, Omega 3 Fatty Acids. Please join the chat to log your questions pertaining to... more

Dr. Wheeler will be speaking on "Significant Nutritional Discoveries Over The Past 100 Years.