Empower yourself to take an active role in getting and staying healthy!

In this book you will find:
*Why a holistic approach to medical care--seeking out root causes of health challenges--is more effective than treating individual symptoms.
*How hormonal imbalances can cause symptoms related to chronic ...
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Empower yourself to take an active role in getting and staying healthy!

In this book you will find:
*Why a holistic approach to medical care--seeking out root causes of health challenges--is more effective than treating individual symptoms.
*How hormonal imbalances can cause symptoms related to chronic fatigue, under active thyroid, PMS, unwanted weight gain, insomnia, menopausal symptoms, and other chronic health conditions.
*Why stress management and healthy thinking are important for maintaining good physical health.
*How to establish a patient/doctor relationship that gives you an active role in your health care plan.
*Healthy eating tips, healthy food "fun facts," and healthy recipes--from soups to salads, to snacks and appetizers, to main dishes, to smoothies!

In this book, Dr. Tina Marcantel brings her diverse experience in health care to you. After twenty years at the heart of traditional care delivery as an RN, she began studying naturopathic and alternative therapies. Earning her Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine degree in 2003, she has been serving patients in her family practice since 2005.

What they're saying:
"An outstanding introduction to naturopathic medicine. Dr. Marcantel's extensive background in both western and naturopathic medicine uniquely qualifies her as an expert...You'll recognize yourself throughout the book."
Michelle Miller, author, The Soccer Mom Myth

"A must-have book...to discover your own pathway to wellbeing."
Kelley Connors, MPH, The Brand Engagement Champion in Women's Health
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Editorial Reviews

Author--The Soccer Mom Myth - Michele Miller
"The guide I wish I’d had when beginning my naturopathic journey years ago. The book is an outstanding introduction to what naturopathic medicine really is, and covers many areas so often ignored in today’s typical medical climate. With her extensive background in both western and naturopathic medicine, Dr. Marcantel is uniquely qualified as an expert...Once you start reading, you’ll recognize yourself everywhere throughout the book. You won’t be able to put it down."
The Brand Engagement Champion in Women’s Health - Kelley Connors, MPH
A must-have book for women who are seeking a higher level of well being in their wellness journey. Whether for weight management, pain management or a holistic view of health as pathway to happiness, Dr. Marcantel’s book will put you in the driver’s seat and give you the information and tools to discover your own pathway to wellbeing. I love the book!
Personality psychologist and author of Detachment Parenting - Heidi Smith Luedtke, PhD
If you are sick and tired of being sick and tired, and you feel trapped by a medical system that relies more on lab tests than on patient input, you need to read this book. Dr. Marcantel empowers readers to take charge of their own health with detailed information and compassionate inspiration. She describes common problems with hormone imbalance, thyroid function, adrenal fatigue and fibromyalgia...and offers ways to address these problems from a variety of angles...
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940148358718
  • Publisher: Awakened Publications
  • Publication date: 1/29/2014
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 233
  • Sales rank: 1,108,073
  • File size: 782 KB

Meet the Author

Dr. Tina Marcantel received her degree of Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine, in Tempe, Arizona, in July of 2003. She received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Southwestern Louisiana in Lafayette, Louisiana, in 1979 and worked as a registered nurse in Louisiana and Texas before entering the program at SCNM. Her extensive clinical experience includes hormone evaluation and treatment, women’s health, diabetes management, nutritional counseling, and mental health. Dr. Marcantel’s background in allopathic (conventional) medicine combined with her training in naturopathic and alternative therapies helps her incorporate the best of both types of treatments in her practice. She has been in private family practice in the Phoenix, Arizona, area since 2005.

Peter Marcantel is a former high school English teacher and the author of numerous published essays, articles, and short stories.

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