Item description for Smart Medicine for Healthier Living : Practical A-Z Reference to Natural and Conventional Treatments for Adults by Janet Zand, Allan N. Spreen & James B. LaValle...
Overview Covers herbal medicine, homeopathy, acupressure, diet, and nutritional supplements as well as more conventional medical practices
Publishers Description Smart Medicine for Healthier Living is a complete A-to-Z guide to the most common ailments and disorders and their treatments, using both alternative care and conventional medicine. This unique book is designed to give you quick and easy access to up-to-date information and advice regarding your personal health and safety.
Smart Medicine for Healthier Living is divided into three parts. Part One explains the full spectrum of approaches used to effectively treat health problems. It provides an overview of the fundamentals and uses of conventional medicine, herbal medicine, homeopathy, acupressure, diet, and nutritional supplements. Part Two contains a comprehensive A-to-Z listing of the various health problems--from asthma to the common cold to toxoplasmosis. Each entry in this section clearly explains the problem and offers specific advice using a variety of approaches. Where appropriate, highlighted emergency treatments are included for quick and easy reference. Part Three provides step-by-step guidance on using many therapies and procedures suggested in Part Two--from locating acupressure points to preparing herbal remedies.
Citations And Professional Reviews Smart Medicine for Healthier Living : Practical A-Z Reference to Natural and Conventional Treatments for Adults by Janet Zand, Allan N. Spreen & James B. LaValle has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Library Journal Supplements - 05/01/1999 page 28
Kirkus Reviews - 07/15/1999 page 1126
Publishers Weekly - 07/19/1999 page 191
Ingram Advance - 08/01/1999 page 45
Library Journal - 09/01/1999 page 183
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Studio: Avery Trade
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.14" Width: 7.32" Height: 1.4" Weight: 2.1 lbs.
Release Date May 1, 1999
ISBN 0895298678 ISBN13 9780895298676 UPC 735918021952
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More About Janet Zand, Allan N. Spreen & James B. LaValle
Janet Zand, LAc, OMD, has been a practitioner of natural medicine for the past twenty years. Robert Rountree, M.D., is a board-certified practitioner of family medicine who has done extensive postgraduate work in nutritional and herbal pharmacology. His practice incorporates traditional family medicine, nutrition, herbology, and mind-body therapy. Dr. Rountree is also a certified master practitioner of neurolinguistic programming. Rachel Walton, R.N., M.S., is a pediatric nurse with a master's degree in child-health nursing.
Janet Zand currently resides in Malibu, in the state of California.
Reviews - What do customers think about Smart Medicine for Healthier Living : Practical A-Z Reference to Natural and Conventional Treatments for Adults?
Great Book Jul 20, 2007
What I luv about this book is that it tells you what to expect from traditional medicine and what you can do for yourself through herbal and homeopathy. Very thorough and easy to find information in the index.
Highly Recommend Feb 12, 2007
Great book with lots of choices on how proactive you want to be with your health. Good information to read before going to the doctors, or making alternative lifestyle choices for your well being. Doesn't push one method over another, just the facts. Great reference book for any home.
Practical advice from a MD, an OMD, and Nutritionist Jan 31, 2007
This book is a wonderful guide to maintaining good health. It embraces Western Medicine, Chinese Medicine, Natural Remedies, and Nutrition.
Excellent book Nov 10, 2006
This book is great. It gives you a variety of solutions to your health issues that fits you individually. It helps you make informative decisions regarding your health. I originally bought Smart Medicine for a Healthier Child. I was happy to find the same version for adults. Great Buy - Helps you determine if your condition merits your own personal care or a physicians.
how to treat a stye? Mar 25, 2006
I got this book and the one for our kids, my husband woke up with a stye in his eye a couple of days after receiving this book. He wanted to run to the Dr., I asked him to wait and followed the instructions the book provided, i like how it gave us many different ways to treat it. I used the homeopathic way and in a day and a half it was gone, it went from this horrible red, bloodshot eye to normal!!Amamzing, my mainstrean husband was very impressed. I really enjoy this book it gives me the power to heal our aliments in a healthy way and I save on the co-pays at the dr. office:)