The Holistic Rx: Your Guide to Healing Chronic Inflammation and Disease

The Holistic Rx: Your Guide to Healing Chronic Inflammation and Disease

by Madiha M. Saeed


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781442279438
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 10/08/2017
Pages: 438
Sales rank: 188,945
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.50(d)

About the Author

Madiha M.Saeed, MD, ABIHM, is a board-certified integrative holistic family physician practicing in Illinois. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine and holds a diploma in homeopathy from the Center for Education and Development of Clinical Homeopathy. Dr. Saeed's enthusiasm is demonstrated in her numerous public speaking engagements and her growing international social media presence, as HolisticMom, MD. Her articles are regularlypublished in Holistic Primary Care magazine, which referred to Dr. Saeed as "an emerging voice for the next generation of holistic physicians."She has been featured in theAcademy of Integrative Health and Medicine's member spotlight titled, “Walking the Talk: One Member Brings Holism Everywhere She Goes.” Dr. Saeedis the Director of Education for Documenting Hope, a national organization dedicated to healing chronic disease in children, where she educates the public on healing and preventing chronic disease.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments xi

Introduction xiii

Part 1 The Foundations of Good Health

1 Understanding the Silent Fire Within: The Role of Inflammation in Chronic Illness 3

2 Digestive Health and Detoxification 12

3 The Four Big S's: Stress, Sleep, Social Health, and Spirituality 78

Part 2 Remedies for Holistic Healing

4 Adjusting The Holistic Rx for Your Condition 105

5 Autoimmune Disease 129

6 Cardiology 146

7 Dental Health 155

8 Dermatology 159

9 Ear, Nose, and Throat 170

10 Endocrinology 183

11 Gastroenterology 190

12 Gynecology 219

13 Hematology and Oncology 237

14 Nephrology 243

15 Neurology 247

16 Ophthalmology 261

17 Pediatrics 270

18 Psychiatry 280

19 Pulmonology 305

20 Rheumatology 311

21 Urology 331

22 Conclusion: Extinguish the Flames and Take Back Control! 341

Appendix 343

Notes 373

Bibliography 397

Index 403

About the Author 419

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