Written by leading authorities in complementary and integrative medicine, this convenient, quick-reference handbook provides clear and rational directives on diagnosing and treating specific diseases and disorders with natural medicine. You'll get concise summaries of diagnostic procedures, general considerations, therapeutic considerations, and therapeutic approaches for 84 of the most commonly seen conditions, 12 of which are new to this edition, plus naturopathic treatment methods and easy-to-follow condition flowcharts. Based on Pizzorno's trusted Textbook of Natural Medicine and the most current evidence available, it's your key to accessing reliable, natural diagnosis and treatment options in any setting.
Expert authorship lends credibility to information.
Scientifically verified content assures the most reliable coverage of diagnostic and natural treatment methods.
Over 80 algorithms synthesize therapeutic content and provide support for your clinical judgment with a conceptual overview of case management.
The book's compact size makes it portable for easy reference in any setting.
A consistent organization saves you time and helps you make fast, accurate diagnoses.
New to this Edition
12 NEW chapters enhance your treatment knowledge and understanding with information on important and newly emerging treatments and areas of interest, including:
Hair Loss in Women
Intestinal Protozoan Infestation
Each chapter is fully updated to reflect the content of the latest edition of Pizzorno's Textbook of Natural Medicine and keep you current on the safest and most effective natural interventions.
1. Naturopathic Philosophy of Healing 2. Acne 3. Affective Disorders 4. Alcoholism 5. Alzheimer's Disease 6. Angina 7. Aphthous Stomatitis 8. Asthma 9. Atherosclerosis 10. Atopic Dermatitis 11. Attention Deficit and Learning Disabilities 12. Bacterial Sinusitis 13. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia 14. Cancer NEW 15. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 16. Celiac Disease 17. Cellulite 18. Cervical Dysplasia 19. Chronic Candidiasis 20. Chronic Fatigue Disorder 21. Congestive Heart Failure 22. Cystitis 23. Dermatitis Herpetiformis 24. Diabetes 25. Endometriosis NEW 26. Epilepsy 27. Erythema Multiforme 28. Fibromyalgia NEW 29. Fibrocystic Breast Disease 30. Food Reactions 31. Funcitonal Toxicology 32. Gallstones 33. Glaucoma 34. Gout 35. Hair Loss in Women NEW 36. Hepatitis 37. Herpes Simplex 38. HIV 39. Homocysteine 40. Hypertension 41 Hypetrhyroidism 42. Hyperventilation Syndrome NEW 43. Hypoglycemia 44. Hypothyroidism 45. Immune Support 46. Infectious Diarrhea NEW 47. Inflammatory Bowel Disease 48. Insomnia 49. Intestinal Protozoan Infestation NEW 50. Irritable Bowel Syndrome 51. Kidney Stones 52. Leukoplakia 53. Lichen Planus NEW 54. Macular Degeneration 55. Maldigestion 56. Male Infertility 57. Menopause 58. Menorrhagia 59. Migraine 60. Multiple Sclerosis 61. Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy 62. Obesity 63. Osteoarthritis 64. Osteoporosis 65. Otitis Media 66. Parkinson's Disease NEW 67. Peptic Ulcer 68. Periodontal Disease 69. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease 70. Premenstrual Syndrome 71. Pneumonia 72. Porphyrias NEW 73. Proctological Conditions NEW 74. Psoriasis 75. Rheumatoid Arthritis 76. Rosacea 77. Seborrheic Dermatitis 78. Senile Cataracts 79. Streptococcal Pharyngitis 80. Stress Management 81. Trichomoniasis 82. Urticaria
By Joseph E. Pizzorno, Jr., ND, President Emeritus, Bastyr University, Kenmore, WA, USA; Michael T. Murray, ND, Faculty, Bastyr University, Kenmore, WA, USA; Herb Joiner-Bey, ND, Naturopathic Physician, WA; Joseph E. Pizzorno, Jr., ND, President Emeritus, Bastyr University, Kenmore, WA, USA; Michael T. Murray, ND, Faculty, Bastyr University, Kenmore, WA, USA and Herb Joiner-Bey, ND, Naturopathic Physician, WA