Excerpts from Healing Choices
Recommended Reading for
What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About:
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Alzheimer's Disease: A Guide to Preventing, Treating, and Coping with Memory Loss, by Gayatri Devi - This groundbreaking program can help prevent Alzheimer’s from developing and slow memory loss in those already suffering from the illness.
Anxiety, Phobias, and Panic Attacks: The All Natural Program That Can Help Conquer Your Fears, by Dr. Douglas Hunt
Autoimmune Disorders: The Drug-Free Treatments for Thyroid Disease, Lupus, MS, IBD, Chronic Fatigue, Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Other Diseases, by Stephen B. Eielson, M.D. - Consumer text discusses the connection between environmental toxins and autoimmune disease. Outlines the concept of molecular medicine and describes a drug-free approach to treatment of such autoimmune diseases as lupus, arthritis, scleroderma, and multiple sclerosis.
Breast Cancer: How Hormone Balance Can Save Your Life, by John R. Lee and David Zava – The authors take aim at "the breast cancer industry" with a barrage of thought-provoking ammunition, and carefully provide plenty of medical research to back up claims that excessive estrogen is a main source of cancer-causing irregularities.
Children's Allergies and Asthma: Steps to Help Stop Attacks and Improve Your Child’s Health, by Paul Erlich - This book dispenses very helpful advice and gets inside the heads of children who have these conditions, and explains theory and practice behind the medical specialty itself. Some of the anecdotes about how non-specialists can botch treatment are shocking. Some if it is also quite funny. Also, it's nice to read a book by doctors who still clearly love the practice of medicine and doing good for people, in spite of all the changes that have happened to the profession in recent years.
Children's Vaccinations: A Thoughtful Parents Guide, by Aviva Jill Romm - This book presents the full spectrum of options available to parents: full vaccinations, selective or no vaccinations at all. The book also offers ways to strengthen children’s immune systems and maintain optimal health. A valuable resource for parents.
Colorectal Cancer: New Test, New Treatments, New Hope, by Mark Bennett Pochapin, M.D. - In this book, the doctor contends that, when found early, colorectal cancer can be cured 90 percent of the time. He gives a comprehensive overview of the disease, detailing its causes and risk factors as well as the foods and life-style changes that can help prevent it. For those already diagnosed, Pochapin also provides an easy-to-follow guide to surgery and treatment options, clinical trials and recent advances in research.
Fibroids: New Techniques & Therapies - Including Breakthrough Alternatives to Hysterectomy, by Scott C. Goodman - This is comprehensive book explains the different types, enumerates other conditions that may be confused for fibroids, details diagnosis techniques. It then thoroughly explores each treatment option currently available. It gives statistics on the successes and complications from each treatment, and also suggests questions to ask your doctor and qualifications he/she should have.
Fibromyalgia: The Treatment That Can Reverse the Disease, by R. Paul St. Amand – This book offers a treatment program combining diet and exercise recommendations with the use of guaifenesin, a well-known medication available over the counter. Over 4 decades of his research culminate in this program--which treats the causes of the condition, not just the symptoms. It has successfully eliminated symptoms in 80 percent of his patients' cases.
Glaucoma: The Essential Treatments and Advances That Could Save Your Sight, by Gregory K. Harmon, M.D. - How much do you know about glaucoma? This book will answer the questions and respond to myths that you may have heard.
HPV and Abnormal Pap Smears, by Jody Handley - Consumer text contains up-to-date information on protection and effective treatments and includes different types of HPVs, when a Pap smear is essential, guidelines for telling a partner, treatments for genital warts, and procedures for the prevention of cervical cancer.
Hypertension: Nutrition and Lifestyle Program to Help Fight High Blood Pressure, by Mark C. Houston, M.D. In this book, Dr. Houston explains how certain vitamins, minerals, and other food-related substances can reverse hypertension-naturally! Readers will learn about his own successful, all-natural formula, based on a combination of vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, flavonoids, fatty acids, and other nutraceutials. Taken together they attack the problem of hypertension from many angles. Combined with exercise, stress reduction, and the judicial use of medicines, 90% of Dr. Houston's patients have gotten results!
Hypothyroidism: A Simple Plan for Extraordinary Results, by Ken Blanchard, M.D. - Dr. Blanchard's groundbreaking treatment program draws on emerging research, medical facts, and three decades of clinical experiences as an endocrinologist. It's an individualized program that uses questionnaires and charts to help diagnose sufferers through symptoms, not lab results, and treats patients of all ages with the safe, but little used T3 hormone in the best combination with the more common T4 hormone, as well as with specific nutritional advice and alternative treatments that really work!
IBS: Eliminate Your Symptoms and Live a Pain-free, Drug-free Life, by Gayatri Devi – Thirty-five million Americans have Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). If you are among these people you know how much it can restrict your life. Conventional drugs only provide temporary treatment. Here is a plan to help heal your system without relying on medications.
Knee Pain and Surgery: Learn the Truth about MRI’s & Common Misdiagnoses – Avoid Unnecessary Surgery, by Ronald P. Greisamer , M.D. - An excellent synopsis of what every patient needs to know about their knee pain, what the possible diagnoses are, what treatment options they have, and what tests may be helpful in treating their condition.
Menopause: The Breakthrough Book on Natural Hormone Balance, by John R. Lee, M.D. - In clear, easy-to-understand language, an internationally recognized expert explains the benefits of using progesterone and other natural hormones to reduce or eliminate menopausal symptoms safely and effectively-without the harmful side effects created by commonly used synthetic hormone replacement therapy (HRT).
Menopause : The Breakthrough Book on Natural Progesterone, John R. Lee, M.D. - Women considering hormone replacement therapy (HRT) for menopause symptoms and health benefits should read this controversial, provocative book first.
Migraines:: The Program that Can Help the End Your Pain, by Alexander Mauskop, M.D. - Current treatments and prescription drugs fail to help millions of these patients with migraines. But now there's a safe, all-natural "triple therapy" program that can relieve the pain-and often even prevent recurrences-of migraines. A combination of three easy-to-find, over-the-counter supplements (magnesium, vitamin B2, and the herb feverfew) this scientifically proven remedy has already helped thousands.
Osteoporosis: Help Prevent and Even Reverse, by Felicia Cosman – A comprehensive guide to a lifelong strategy covers everything women need to know, from the architecture of the condition, to methods for reducing risk factors, to preventative nutrition, exercise, supplements, and vitamins--and the latest findings about estrogen and HRT.
Parkinson's Disease: A Holistic Program for Optimal Health, by Mary J. Shomon and Jill Marjama-Lyons – This book covers the early symptoms of this disease, safe and effective alternative therapies, pros and cons of conventional treatments, mind-body approaches, dealing with persistent symptoms, strategies for early-onset Parkinson's, and risk factors.
Pediatric Fibromyalgia: The Program that Helps Boost Your Childs Energy Levels, by R. Paul St. Amand – This book explains why pediatric fibromyalgia is often misdiagnosed, how guaifenesin has helped eliminate symptoms, what must be avoided when taking guaifenesin, and the link between fibromyalgia and hypoglycemia.
Premenopause: Balance Your Hormones and Your Life from Thirty to Fifty, by John R. Lee M.D. – If you are a woman between 35 and 50 experiencing PMS, migraine headaches, sudden weight gain, fatigue, irritability, tender or lumpy breasts, memory loss, fibroids, or cold hands and feet. You may be experiencing symptoms of premenopause. Even if you're a decade or more away from menopause, your hormones may already be out of balance, usually caused by an excess of estrogen and a deficiency of progesterone, this book will provides all the details you need.
Prostate Cancer: Treatments That Could Save Your Life, by Dr. Glenn J Bubley – This book has valuable information and advice for all. Three outstanding chapters cover clinical trials, natural remedies (the good and the bad) and diet. These topics are often given little coverage in similar books, and the chapters include significant recent research, especially on lycopene, selenium and vitamin E.
Sinusitis: Relieve Your Symptom and Identify the Real Source of Your Pain, by Alan R. Hirch, M.D. –Before you reach for the antibiotics find out the truth about this frequently misdiagnosed and mistreated condition. Find out if your headaches are sinus-related or migraines, which lifestyle and environmental factors trigger sinusitis and many interesting facts that you may not know.
Excerpts from Healing Choices