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The Gerson therapy : the proven nutritional program for cancer and other illnesses
Gerson, Charlotte.
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Rev. and updated ed.
Publication Information:
New York : Kensington Books, [2006]

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xxiv, 438 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Offers a nutritional program that utilizes the healing powers of organic fruits and vegetables to reverse the effects of cancer and other illnesses.
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RC271.D52 G465 2006 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
RC271 .D52 G465 2006 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf

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Cancer. Hepatitis. Migraines. Arthritis. Heart Disease. Emphysema. For years, the medical establishment has called these chronic or life-threatening diseases 'incurable.? But now, The Gerson Therapy offers hope for those seeking relief from hundreds of different diseases. Juice Your Way To Wellness One of the first alternative cancer therapies, The Gerson Therapy has successfully treated thousands of patients for over 60 years. Now, in this authoritative new book, alternative medicine therapist Charlotte Gerson and medical journalist Morton Walker reveal the powerful healing effects of organic fruits and vegetables. Not only can juicing reverse the effects of many degenerative illnesses--it can save lives. The Gerson Therapy shows you- How to beat cancer by changing your body chemistry Special juicing techniques for maximum healing power How to conquer allergies, obesity, high blood pressure, AIDS, lupus, and other diseases Which supplements will strengthen your immune system How to prepare delicious, super-healthy foods using Gerson-approved recipes And much more! This unique resource will help and inspire everyone who has ever said, 'I want to get well. Just show me how.? The Gerson Therapy offers a powerful, time-tested healing option that has worked for others--and can work for you.

Author Notes

Charlotte Gerson, the daughter of Max Gerson, founded the Gerson Institute in 1977. Under her father's tutelage, Charlotte learned about the remarkable nutritional therapy that has saved the health of thousands, including Nobel Peace Prize winner Dr. Albert Schweitzer, a lifelong advocate of the Gerson Therapy®. Charlotte has supervised the training of medical staff at the Gerson Institute and at hospitals licensed to teach the Gerson Institute method. She has lectured on the benefits of nutritional therapy at several hundred health organizations worldwide, including the Cancer Control Society, the National Health Federation, and the International Association of Cancer Victors and Friends. A staunch practitioner of holistic medicine, Charlotte Gerson has devoted her life to the Gerson Therapy's message of health and healing.

Morton Walker, D.P.M. , achieved widespread respect as a medical journalist with 74 bestselling health books to his credit and 23 journalism awards for his work. In 1992, he received the Humanitarian Award from the American Cancer Control Society, which named him "the world's leading medical journalist specializing in holistic medicine."