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Harnessing the Healing Power of Fruit: The New Paradigm for Optimum Health

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The result of years of extensive research of Dr. Roger Rinn and Dr. Ralph Carson, Harnessing the Healing Power of Fruit is a valuable guide to both common and uncommon fruits that will add a tasty boost to any meal and help you restore and maintain your health in the process. Though names like acai, acerola, aronia, and camu camu may seem exotic at first glance, a growing body of research shows that these fruits offer powerful benefits to those who are willing to incorporate ...
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Overview


The result of years of extensive research of Dr. Roger Rinn and Dr. Ralph Carson, Harnessing the Healing Power of Fruit is a valuable guide to both common and uncommon fruits that will add a tasty boost to any meal and help you restore and maintain your health in the process. Though names like acai, acerola, aronia, and camu camu may seem exotic at first glance, a growing body of research shows that these fruits offer powerful benefits to those who are willing to incorporate them into their daily diet.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781599791968
  • Publisher: Charisma Media
  • Publication date: 8/19/2009
  • Pages: 224
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.80 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

ROGER C. RINN, PHD, currently maintains a full-time private practice in clinical psychology in Huntsville, Alabama. He received his doctorate in psychology from Georgia State University in 1972 and completed an internship in clinical and community psychology at the Hunstville-Madison County Mental Health Center. Dr. Rinn is past president of the Alabama Psychological Association, past chair of the Association of Licensed Psychologists in Alabama, and past chair of the Alabama Board of Examiners in Psychology. He has published widely in refereed professional journals and has coauthored several texts, including Positive Parenting and Achievement Motivation Training. He is a highly sought-after speaker, presenting workshops and lectures on illness prevention, stress management, family psychology, and achievement motivation training, among other topics. He and his wife, Judy, have two daughters and one grandson.

RALPH E. CARSON, PHD, RD, is a frequently requested international speaker on topics of health, diet, weight management, eating disorders, and nutrition. Dr. Carson has been involved in the research and teaching of food science at major universities as well as maintaining a successful private practice for the past thirty years. His unique background in health science and medicine (BS from Duke University and BHS in pathology from Duke University Medical School) coupled with nutrition (BS from Oakwood College and PhD from Auburn University) and exercise (certified as a fitness trainer fro the Institute of Aerobics Research, Dallas, Texas) has prepared him to integrate often complicated science into a user-friendly format. He has investigated over one hundred native and exotic fruits for almost a decade and studied extensively their antioxidant capacity, inflammatory properties, and phytonutrient content. Dr. Carson currently resides in Huntsville, Alabama, with his wife, Ellen, and they have three children and two granddaughters.
 

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  • Posted May 7, 2010

    Healthy eating from Natural Fruit

    This book provides an excellent reference for fruits and their effects on the human body. It provides a perfect resource for those who want to live a healthy life through better nutrition. Great advice for those who want to improve, not just maintain their health.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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