Doctor's Book of Food Remedies

by Selene Yeager (Author), The Editors of Prevention Health Books (Editor),

Prevention Health Books (Author)

Book Description
In just the last few years, scientists have found hundreds of substances in
foods that go way beyond vitamins and minerals for pure healing power. In The
Doctors Book of Food Remedies, you will learn exactly how to use the "healing
foods" to treat and prevent dozens of conditions, from arthritis and fatigue to
high blood pressure and stroke.Discover:* A food that can block the harmful
effects of secondhand smoke (page 555)* How to stop cataracts with the
carotenoids in spinach (page 123)* A juice that reduces urinary tract infections
by 58 percent (page 545)* How a substance in grapefruit can help control
diabetes (page 185)* How to cut your risk of heart disease in half with three
simple foods (page 276)* A phytonutrient in buckwheat that prevents cholesterol
from sticking to arteries (page 95)* The beverage that can reduce the risk of
stroke by 73 percent (page 511)* How to stop an infection with nature's sweetner
(page 290)Plus, 150 nutrient-rich recipes that are specially designed to fight
and reverse specific health problems.

Language Notes
Text: Spanish (translation)
Original Language: English --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable
edition of this title.

Product Details

Paperback: 400 pages
Publisher: Rodale Books; 1 edition (May 2000)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1579543626



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