The Doctors Book of Home Remedies|
by Prevention Magazine Editors (Author)
From Library Journal
Designed as a reference to help the consumer make informed choices about health,
this source book includes more than 2000 self-help remedies for everyday health
problems, alphabetically arranged in an easy-to-read format. Each entry provides
a description, tips, techniques, and causes for medical concern. Compiled after
interviewing medical experts in the appropriate fields, the collection of
home-care solutions in each section ends with a list of a panel of advisors. Not
an essential purchase; recommended where interest warrants as a supplement to
standard health books.
- Marilyn Rosenthal, Nassau Community Coll. Lib., Garden City, N.Y.
What do doctors do when they get sick? The editors of Prevention Magazine Health
Books asked more than 500 of the nations top specialists to recommend their best
doctor-tested and easy-to-follow remedies for 138 illnesses and maladies. This
complete, practical guide contains the distilled experience of health
professionals who offer more than 2300 accessible healing tips for the most
common medical complaints.
In this handy reference you will find curative techniques and symptom-relieving
treatments for bladder infections, depression, emphysema, headaches,
premenstrual syndrome, toothaches, and much more.
Here are invaluable at-home solutions for annoying afflictions such as canker
sores, dandruff, and snoring as well as methods for coping with more serious
health problems such as high cholesterol, ulcers, and backaches. The Doctors
Book Of Home Remedies is like having a doctor on call 24 hours a day. So treat
yourself to this prescription for health and stay well.
Mass Market Paperback: 896 pages
Publisher: Bantam (July 1, 2003)