Category: Health Reviews

Media Reviews for Oct-Nov-Dec 2015

Media Reviews for Oct-Nov-Dec 2015 The Slow Down Diet: Eating for Pleasure, Energy, and Weight Loss By Marc David ISBN-13: 978-1-62055-508-8 (Healing Arts Press, 2015) We’ve all been there: Eat less, exercise more, and I will lose weight. It doesn’t take long to figure out that without proper nourishment you will lose more than weight.… Read more »

2015: The Current State of Integrative Medicine in the United States

Heavenly Herbs and Acupuncture, Paradise, CA By Sheryl Sanchez, L.Ac. Integrative Health at the Federal Level In December 2014, the leading federal agency on research in integrative medicine, the National Institute of Health’s (NIH) National Center of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM), was renamed the National Center of Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH).[1] In 1998,… Read more »

Fight Diabetes with Vitamins and Antioxidants

By Kedar N. Prasad, PhD ISBN: 978-1-62055-166-0 (Healing Arts Press, 2014) We all know that we should take vitamins and antioxidants, but very few people can explain to us exactly why and for what reason. Admittedly this book is geared more for the professional with at least a basic understanding of nutrition; however, I think… Read more »

Digestive Intelligence

By Dr. Irina Matveikova In Digestive Intelligence: A Holistic View of Your Second Brain, Dr. Irina Matveikova highlights what she describes as the two way relationship between our first brain, the one in our head and the second brain, the one in the gut…… I can assure you that the relationship between the two brains,… Read more »

Medical Herbalism: The Science and Practice of Herbal Medicine

By David Hoffmann, FNIMH, AHG ISBN-10: 0-89281-749-6 (Healing Arts Press, 2003) We often forget that most pharmaceutical medicines were discovered in herbs originally. However, we are quickly finding out that removing individual molecules from the natural combinations that nature has prepared often leads to a variety of health problems. At 665 pages this is an… Read more »