The Yeast Connection and Women's Health

The Yeast Connection and Women's Health

by William G. Crook, Cynthia Crook, Gregg Bender
     
 

Yeast-related problems ranging from PMS to endometriosis trouble millions of American women. But fatigue, headache, depression, and digestive and skin disorders have also been linked to an overgrowth of yeast. This comprehensive book focuses on Candida albicans - what it is, how it causes illness, and why women are affected by it more than men. The authors provide…  See more details below

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Yeast-related problems ranging from PMS to endometriosis trouble millions of American women. But fatigue, headache, depression, and digestive and skin disorders have also been linked to an overgrowth of yeast. This comprehensive book focuses on Candida albicans - what it is, how it causes illness, and why women are affected by it more than men. The authors provide information about these problems and their management, which can help readers prepare to take control of their own bodies and keep their children healthy. This completely revised and updated edition of the best-selling guide includes illustrations, charts, the latest findings in the field and new information on such topics as prescription and nonprescription antiyeast agents, natural replacements for estrogen and progesterone, electrodiagnostic testing, and more.

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Natural Cures Newsletter
"This book makes a compelling case for how a basic excess of yeast in the human body is systemically destroying our chances at healthier lives."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780933478275
Publisher:
Professional Books/Future Health, Inc.
Publication date:
09/15/2003
Pages:
281
Product dimensions:
6.01(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.83(d)

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Meet the Author

William G. Crook, MD, received his medical education at the University of Virginia, the Pennsylvania Hospital, Vanderbilt, and Johns Hopkins. He is the author of over a dozen books and numerous articles in medical and lay literature.

Carolyn Dean, MD, received her medical degree from Dalhousie Medical School in Nova Scotia, and her degree in naturopathic medicine from the Ontario Naturopathic College. She has practiced integrative medicine since 1979.

Elizabeth B. Crook is a graduate of Vanderbilt University and Tennessee State University. Currently, she works on behalf of women’s health issues as a consultant to physicians, nutritionists, and other health-care professionals.

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