Orthomolecular Medicine for Everyone: Megavitamin Therapeutics for Families and Physicians: Easyread Edition

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ReadHowYouWant.com, Apr 10, 2009 - Health & Fitness - 628 pages
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Recently, interest in nutritional medicine and how to use it properly has increased enormously, and many people are already taking supplemental vitamins in larger than standard dietary doses. Orthomolecular medicine believes that the basis for health is good nutrition. It uses nutrients and normal (''ortho) constituents of the body in optimum amounts as the main treatment.
 

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Contents

What Is Orthomolecular Medicine?
3
The Use of Food Supplements
54
Niacin Vitamin B3
96
Vitamin C Ascorbic Acid
124
Vitamin E
163
The Other B Vitamins and Vitamin A
185
Vitamin D
203
Other Important Nutrients
218
Cancer
322
The Aging Brain
348
Psychiatric and Behavioral Disorders
385
Epilepsy and Huntingtons Disease
438
Allergies Infections Toxic Reactions Trauma Lupus and Multiple Sclerosis
459
Skin Problems
487
Conclusion
495
Finding Reliable Information on Orthomolecular Medicine
497

Minerals
230
Treatments for Specific Ailments
255
Gastrointestinal Disorders
257
Cardiovascular Disease
288
Arthritis
307
OTHER WORKS BY THE AUTHORS
514
References
523
About the Authors
596
Back Cover Material
597
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