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Title:
The supplement shopper
Author:
Pouls, Gregory.
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Publication Information:
Tiburon, Calif. : Future Medicine Pub., 1999.
Physical Description:
507 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781887299176
Format :
Book

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At last, a single book that explains everything you need to know about selecting nutritional supplements and how to match the best brand to your exact medical problem-over 100 conditions detailed.From Maile and Greg Pouls, leading health practitioners in the fields of nutrition and biochemistry, comes a comprehensive A-to-Z guide to health conditions and the dietary supplements that can reverse them.


Table of Contents

Burton Goldberg
About the Authorsp. 8
Acknowledgmentsp. 9
User's Guide: How to Use This Bookp. 10
Introduction: Taking Control of Your Own Healthp. 12
Part 1 An Introduction to Supplements
Chapter 1 Using Supplements Wiselyp. 16
Chapter 2 An A-Z Nutrient Guidep. 24
Part 2 An A-Z of Health Conditions: Nutrients and Herbal Remedies
Allergiesp. 66
Anemiap. 75
Anxietyp. 77
Arthritisp. 84
Asthmap. 97
Backachep. 101
Bacterial Infectionsp. 105
Bronchitisp. 113
Carpal Tunnel Syndromep. 116
Children's Health Problemsp. 118
Cholesterol, Elevatedp. 133
Chronic Fatigue Syndromep. 136
Colds and Flup. 141
Depressionp. 155
Diabetesp. 160
Ear Disordersp. 164
Eating Disordersp. 167
Eye Disordersp. 169
Fatiguep. 175
Fibromyalgiap. 184
Food Poisoningp. 188
Fungal/Yeast Infectionsp. 190
Gastrointestinal Disordersp. 198
Hair Problemsp. 218
Headachesp. 223
Heart Diseasep. 230
Herpesp. 238
Hypoglycemiap. 241
Impotencep. 243
Indigestion/Heartburnp. 247
Kidney Problemsp. 254
Liver Disordersp. 257
Lymphatic Disordersp. 263
Menopausal Symptomsp. 268
Menstrual Problemsp. 275
Mouth and Dental Conditionsp. 283
Nail Problemsp. 290
Osteoporosisp. 293
Parasitic Infectionsp. 298
Pregnancy and Side Effectsp. 303
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)p. 309
Prostate Problemsp. 319
Skin Problemsp. 327
Sleep Disordersp. 342
Sports Injuriesp. 352
Stressp. 369
Surgeryp. 385
Thyroid Conditionsp. 391
Urinary Tract Infectionsp. 394
Viral Infectionsp. 401
Weight, Excessp. 412
Part 3 Supplements as Preventive Medicine
Brain Power and Longevityp. 428
Detoxificationp. 446
Immune Supportp. 462
Appendix Great Smokies Diagnostic Laboratory Testsp. 484
Endnotesp. 486
Indexp. 496