Healing is Possible
New Hope for Chronic Fatigue, Fibromyalgia, Persistent Pain, and Other Chronic Illnesses
Neil Nathan Foreword by Jacob Teitelbaum
A useful and comprehensive resource for anyone who has fallen through the medical cracks, HEALING IS POSSIBLE provides readers with new hope for healing. Through direct, hands-on experience, Dr. Nathan has brought countless people relief from their long-term symptoms and illnesses. Like a top-notch medical detective, Dr. Nathan gathers the facts and uncovers the clues one by one to bring about a steady improvement in his patients' health. Only when doctor and patient work as a team can they achieve the best possible results.
In HEALING IS POSSIBLE, Dr. Nathan identifies the twelve major imbalances in the body that often contribute to chronic and/or complex illnesses, such as chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia. Unfortunately, these imbalances are often overlooked or ignored by mainstream medicine. By identifying and treating these imbalanceswhich he calls the Big Six and Little Sixsymptoms often improve or resolve completely. While further investigation is sometimes necessary for complete healing, when a well-informed and valiant effort is made on the patient's behalf, Dr. Nathan assures readers that healing really is possible.
Cutting-edge diagnostic tools and treatments are discussed in easy-to-understand language, arming the reader with information that may be vital for finally bringing them relief from their long-term health complaints, including chronic pain. Further, the importance of having an open mind and good attitudeon both the part of the physician and the patientare on top of Dr. Nathan's list. A caring and knowledgeable physician can make a world of difference, as illustrated by the case studies included throughout the book. Further reading concluding each chapter offers additional help and information.
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Are your Meds Making you Sick?
A Pharmacist's Guide to Avoiding Dangerous Drug Interactions, Reactions, and Side-Effects
Robert R. Gold
Dangerous drug interactions and common drug-induced illnesses are a hidden epidemic throughout the world - where unqualified use and abuse of prescription drugs is becoming commonplace and many doctors prescribe multiple medicines because they don't have the time to fully diagnose.
Robert S. Gold, a clinical hospital pharmacist and affiliate instructor of clinical pharmacy at Purdue University with over 27 years of experience, shows the reader how to think like a clinical hospital pharmacist. He lists his 16 Rules of Safe Medication Use that, if followed, can help prevent the common problems that medication can cause; gives specific examples and scenarios featuring the thirty-six drugs that are the most common offenders and explains how even seemingly good drugs can harm a patient's kidney, liver, brain and heart if the patient's medical history and physical vulnerabilities are not taken into account.
ARE YOUR MEDS MAKING YOU SICK? is highly accessible and formatted for quick reference by any layperson. As the populations age and there is a steady increase in the number of prescribed and over the counter medicines and alternative remedies, this book will only become more important.
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101 Questions and Answers about Hypertension
William Manger and Norman Kaplan
Hypertension, or high blood pressure, affects millions of people and is a major contributor to cardiovascular disease. Through proper management the effects of hypertension can be minimised. 101 QUESTIONS & ANSWERS ABOUT HYPERTENSION answers all the most important questions about hypertension and its relationship to other diseases, from hypothyroidism and Alzheimer's to arteriosclerosis and preeclampsia, among others. It also has suggestions for positive lifestyle changes as well as information on alternative and traditional treatment options and questions related to change of life and the effectiveness of blood pressure machines in pharmacies, shopping centres etc.
101 QUESTIONS & ANSWERS ABOUT HYPERTENSION seeks to give readers a comprehensive understanding of hypertension so they are able to knowledgeably communicate with their doctors and make informed decisions and choices to improve their health and reduce health risk.
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15 NATURAL REMEDIES FOR MIGRAINE HEADACHES
Proven Effective Treatments for Adults & Children
Jay S. Cohen
Over the last few years, several powerful and expensive migraine drugs have become available through prescription. Unfortunately, although many work, most have side effects that can cause individuals to stop treatment. For anyone who has yet to find relief from migraine attacks, best-selling author, Dr. Jay Cohen - a leading authority on the dangers of prescription drugs - offers a concise and practical guide to alternative treatments that are just as effective as their conventional counterparts, but are naturally safe.
The book begins by explaining what migraines are. It then examines some of todays more popular migraine drugs, exploring both their effectiveness and their side effects. The remainder of the book provides a comprehensive listing of the most valuable natural migraine products available. Each entry includes an easy-to-understand explanation of what the product is, how it works and what the recommended dosage is. When necessary, the author shares additional cautions and considerations.
The remedy that works for one person may not work for another. This book provides a range of safe treatments so that - without suffering harmful reactions - you can find the solution that will resolve your migraine pain once and for all.
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Natural Healing That Works
Andrew W. Saul
One of the most popular guides to nutritional therapy ever published is now in its second edition. Updated and expanded with the latest research and more helpful advice, DOCTOR YOURSELF provides proven methods for combating almost every possible health conditionfrom asthma and Alzheimer's to cancer, depression, heart disease and moreall presented in Dr. Saul's unforgettable style. Whether he's delivering commonsense tips on subjects such as weight loss and longevity, getting your children to eat right, how to take supplements or praising the health glow of a carotene tan, Dr. Saul takes the starch out of healthcare and makes taking charge of your family's health an experience that is both valuable and fun.
The human body evolved to live well and fight off disease on a supply of only a couple of dozen essential nutrients. Unfortunately, modern meat-laden, high-sugar, processed-food diets provide catastrophically inadequate levels of those nutrients. Using the guidelines and protocols for diet and vitamin megadosing set out in DOCTOR YOURSELF, you can not only prevent disease from getting a foothold in the first place, but, also, literally cure yourself of illnesses already in progress without resorting to drugs and surgery.
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