Healing Fibroids: A Doctor's Guide to a Natural Cure

Healing Fibroids: A Doctor's Guide to a Natural Cure

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Healing Fibroids: A Doctor's Guide to a Natural Cure by Allan Warshowsky, Elena Oumano

An exciting new approach to regaining health without surgery!

Fact: By the time they reach menopause forty percent of American women have at least one uterine fibroid; 600,000 women are diagnosed each year.
Fact: Fibroids are the leading cause of hysterectomy, the second most common surgical procedure performed on women.
Fact: Natural, holistic medicine can heal fibroids without invasive surgery.

Fibroid tumors, while usually benign, can swell a woman's uterus to the size of a basketball, frequently causing heavy menstrual bleeding, cramping, bladder infections, and even infertility. Most doctors recommend surgery as the only answer. Now this innovative holistic program brings new hope for a surgery-free life to millions of American women.

Dr. Allan Warshowsky combines traditional Western medicine and holistic science to cure not just the fibroid condition but also the underlying imbalances and systemic dysfunctions that can cause fibroids. With an exciting program of diet, exercise, supplements, herbs, and mind/spirit work, Dr. Warshowsky shows fibroid sufferers how to become the strong, healthy women they deserve to be.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780743418249
Publisher: Touchstone
Publication date: 08/28/2002
Edition description: Original
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 271,995
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.43(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Allan Warshowsky, M.D., has been a practicing, board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist for more than twenty years and is currently the director of The Women's Program at New York's Beth Israel Hospital's Center for Health and Healing. He is a popular speaker on the subjects of women's health and holistic healing.

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Guest More than 1 year ago
I am so pleased and impressed by how much thought and detail went into the making of this book. There are so many things covered, and covered in detail, it goes beyond just the fibroid issue. I have had fibroids for years, and happened to run across this book and thought to get it just to read about what happens to them over time. I was shocked to find that fibroids grow under conditions other than high estrogen times such as pregnacy. It is a real eye opener for me that I need to make some pretty serious changes in my life to prevent a worsening of my condition. I believe this book is a wise investment for any woman, no matter if she has been diagnosed with fibroids or not. Its about keeping your hormones balanced through proper nourishment, physical activities like meditation and exercise like yoga, and so much more. It is exciting also to know that through these techniques and changes in lifestyle, one can reverse the ailments like fibroids as well as other female issues in all stages of life. My thanks to the writers who put so much though, time, and effort into this great book!
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book is captivating and I wish the MD that performed my myomectomy would have been educated enough and suggested this book prior to surgery. Women we must empower ourselves thorugh knowledge. Now that they (fibroids) are back, I am incorporating the dietary suggestions into my life! Great book.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Dr. Warshowsky has written a book that's informative and accessible. It combines the best of Western medicine and holistic/complementary resources, which is wonderful because there is so much misinformation abounding about "alternative" medicine. Knowing that Dr. Warshowsky is a board-certified ob/gyn who's affiliated with a prestigious medical institution lends credibility and authority to his holistic approaches. I recommend this book to any woman with fibroids. Additionally, any woman who wants a picture of holistic medicine at its best should read this book, even if she does not have fibroids
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I found this book to be a very easy read and very informative. Great tool to get started on healing. Very smart.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I only read the sample of this book and I could not put it down! I am currently having a problem with fibroids and am constantly being told to have a hysterectomy because I am approaching menopause age. The story of the first patient is so similar to mine, I immediately felt relieved to know how common it is and that I can consider other alternatives. I am eager to read the rest of the book and will recommend it to everywoman I know who also suffers. Knowledge is power my sisters!
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