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Miracle Cures : Dramatic New Scientific Discoveries Revealing the Healing Powers of Herbs, Vitamins, and Other Natural Remedies [NOOK Book]

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From Jean Carper, America's Most Trusted Source of Cutting-Edge Nutritional Advice, the Bestselling Guide to the Dramatic Healing Powers of Herbs, Vitamins, and Other Natural Remedies

Miracle Cures is the breakthrough book that presents scientific evidence of the effectiveness of natural remedies, culled from the world's leading doctors and scientists, research centers, and major international scientific journals, including the Journal of the American Medical Association and the...

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Miracle Cures : Dramatic New Scientific Discoveries Revealing the Healing Powers of Herbs, Vitamins, and Other Natural Remedies

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Overview

From Jean Carper, America's Most Trusted Source of Cutting-Edge Nutritional Advice, the Bestselling Guide to the Dramatic Healing Powers of Herbs, Vitamins, and Other Natural Remedies

Miracle Cures is the breakthrough book that presents scientific evidence of the effectiveness of natural remedies, culled from the world's leading doctors and scientists, research centers, and major international scientific journals, including the Journal of the American Medical Association and the British Medical Journal, combined with the awe-inspiring first-person medically verified accounts of people who have successfully cured themselves with natural medicines.

Jean Carper Reveals the Natural Medicines
That Have Been Proven to:

  • Lower Your Cholesterol
  • Open up Your Arteries
  • Regulate Your Heart
  • Relieve Depression
  • Overcome Anxiety
  • Fight Sleep Problems
  • Regenerate Your Liver
  • Restore Your Memory
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A syndicated health columnist and author of best sellers like Stop Aging Now!, Carper here explains how herbs, vitamins, and other natural remedies can cure your various aches and pains.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780061852916
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication date: 10/13/2009
  • Sold by: HARPERCOLLINS
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 320
  • Sales rank: 756,738
  • File size: 492 KB

Meet the Author

Jean Carper is America's leading authority on health and nutrition and the author of numerous books, including the bestselling Stop Aging Now!, Food -- Your Miracle Medicine, and The Food Pharmacy. She is a columnist for USA Weekend and lives in Washington, D.C. and Florida.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction: Searching for the Truth About Natural Remedies 1
The Revolution Is Here: What You Need to Know to Join 9
Amazing Heart Energizer (Coenzyme Q-10) 31
The Prozac of Plants (St. John's Wort - Hypericum) 45
Astonishing Memory Pill (Ginkgo) 58
Zaps Cholesterol, Unclogs Arteries (Grapefruit Fiber) 72
Nature's Mighty Aspirin (Feverfew) 83
Wonder Drug for Osteoarthritis (Glucosamine) 91
Unique Infection Fighter (Echinacea) 108
God's Valium (Valerian) 120
Little Liver Pills That Really Work (Milk Thistle) 130
Mysterious Hay Fever Medicine (Bee Pollen) 143
Nature's Antinausea Drug (Ginger) 151
Exotic New Tranquilizer (Kava) 159
The Antabuse of Plants (Kudzu) 167
The Universal Miracle Cure (Fish Oil or Omega-3s) 174
Prostate "Remedy of Choice" (Saw Palmetto) 189
Surprising Gout Medicines (Celery and Cherry Juice) 199
New Answer to Chronic Fatigue Puzzle (Licorice) 208
Fantastic Blood Vessel Fixer (Grape Seed OPC and Pycnogenol) 221
Potent Cancer Therapy (Diet and Supplements) 237
The Great Undiscovered Pain Medicine (Peppermint Oil) 250
Marvelous New Heart Drugs (Vitamins C and E) 261
Consumer Information and Advice 275
Selected References 285
Index 301
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