"Prescription for Natural Cures, 3rd edition is an encyclopedic volume and a good companion for anyone who wants an extensive source on holistic treatments for almost any illness." --Deepak Chopra, MD, author of Super Genes
"I can't imagine a better home resource for those who want to take better care of themselves and their circle of loved ones. From simple acne, to serious Alzheimer's disease, the authors of Prescriptions for Natural Cures offer the essential cliff notes of medical information, and more importantly, reliable advice on diet, nutritional and herbal supplements, and other natural therapies. Every consumer should have this on their book shelves---a health insurance plan and resource well worth the price of just one book." -- Tori Hudson, N.D., author of Women's Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine
"Prescription for Natural Cures provides a valuable resource to help guide readers to safe and effective natural solutions to common health conditions. A clear path to improved health is provided no matter the health challenge." -- Michael T. Murray, N.D., co-author, The Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine
For Prescription for Drug Alternatives: "This book is essential reading for anyone who wants to take charge of his or her health. Read it to live long and well." --Hyla Cass, M.D., author of Supplement Your Prescription: What Your Doctor Doesn't Know about Nutrition "An outstanding resource for comparing common pharmaceutical and holistic treatments." --Ronald M. Lawrence, M.D., coauthor of Preventing Arthritis and The Miracle of MSM "A must-read for every person who wants to achieve better health and avoid the dangers of synthetic medications. The authors do an exceptional job by telling you everything you need to know about getting well and how to use supplements correctly and safely." --Suzy Cohen, R.Ph., author of The 24-Hour Pharmacist
About the Author
James F. Balch, M.D., is one of the bestselling health book authors of all time. A renowned medical doctor, he is the coauthor of the first two editions of the landmark 8-million-copy bestseller Prescription for Nutritional Healing; he is also the coauthor of Prescription for Drug Alternatives. Dr. Balch has made numerous appearances on television and radio and lectures regularly around North America.
Mark Stengler, N.M.D., is a licensed naturopathic medical doctor, the coauthor of Prescription for Drug Alternatives, and an expert in nutrition, herbal therapy, vitamin therapy, homeopathy, and integrative medicine. Dr. Stengler is the author of one of our most popular health newsletters, Bottom Line Natural Healing; his website is www.markstengler.com.
Robin Young Balch, N.D., is a naturopathic physician and coauthor of Prescription for Drug Alternatives. She is credentialed as a master Chinese herbalist and has expertise in aromatherapy, reflexology, and acupressure.