Fighting Disease

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Rodale Press, 1984 - Health & Fitness - 168 pages
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Provides guidance on maintaining good health and discusses methods for treating cancer, diabetes, arthritis, ulcers, and other medical problems

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Preface Vll Contents
Help for Troubled Breathing
Freeing the Joints

9 other sections not shown

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About the author (1984)

Prevention Magazine is America's leading health magazine, with a circulation of 3.2 million.
Ann Fittante, MS, RD is a registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator for the Joslin Diabetes Center affiliate at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, where she resides. She is also an adjunct faculty member for Bastyr University in Kenmore, WA.

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