Natural Health, Natural Medicine: A Comprehensive Manual for Wellness and Self-Care

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Houghton Mifflin, 1990 - Medical - 356 pages
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Using natural strategies he has developed through years of research, practice, and teaching, Dr. Weil shows us how to take an active role in the prev ention and treatment of illness. This essential handbook for healthy living contains Weil's careful analysis of vitamins and supplements, botanical remedies, medical therapies, and more.

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This is one of the books that began the revolution in the way we view Health and Fitness. Dr. Weil's views on a healthier diet are as applicable now as they were when this volume was first published ... Read full review

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Weil, a Harvard Medical School graduate and a member of the advisory panel for the Congressional Study of Alternative Cancer Therapies, advocates preventative health maintenance as a means of ... Read full review


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About the author (1990)

Andrew Weil, one of America's best known advocates of alternative medicine and holistic healing, attended Harvard Medical School. He has worked for the National Institute of Mental Health and the Harvard Botanical Museum. He is the founder of the Program in Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona Health Sciences Center and Associate Director of the Division of Social Perspectives in Medicine, University of Arizona. Weil's books include Spontaneous Healing and Natural Health and Eight Weeks to Optimum Health and Wisdom of Failure: How to Learn the Tough Leadership Lessons Without Paying the Price -which made The New York Times Best Seller List for 2012.

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