George J. Drews

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George Julius Drews
George J Drews - frontis.jpg
As pictured in "Unfired Foods"
Born 20 January 1873(1873-01-20) [1]
Died 17 October 1945 (72) [1]
Chicago, Illinois
Field(s) Nutrition
Affiliations Apyrtropher Society
Known for Natural Hygiene, Vegetarianism

George Julius Drews (January 20, 1873 - October 17, 1945) was a German American medical nutritionist, promoter of tropho-therapy (food cure) and dietary hygienics as an alternative to allopathy.

Selected Bibliography

Drews was also the editor of Apyrtropher Magazine.


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 04 Aug 2014), George J. Drews, 17 Oct 1945; citing Public Board of Health, Archives, Springfield; FHL microfilm 1983371.