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The Alpha Lipoic Acid Breakthrough: The Superb Antioxidant That May Slow Aging, Repair Liver Damage, and Reduce Therisk of Cancer . . .

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Like St. John's wort, which jumped into prominence virtually overnight as a natural alternative to depression drugs, alpha lipoic acid is on the verge of becoming celebrated as one of the most effective anti-aging fighters we know, according to physician and researcher Burton Berkson. This is the definitive book about its healing properties.

About the Author

Burt Berkson, M.D., Ph.D., one of the world's foremost authorities on alpha lipoic acid, is the principal FDA investigator for its intravenous use and a consultant to the national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Table of Contents

Contents

Foreword

Introduction

1. How Modern Life Affects Health: The ALA Connection

2. Biology, Nutrition, and Supplements: The Role of ALA in Keeping Us Healthy

3. Aging: How ALA Can Slow It Down

4. Fighting the Free Radicals That Cause Aging and Cellular Damage: ALA As Antioxidant and Chelating Agent

5. Cancer: Can ALA Treat and Prevent Cancer?

6. Liver Function: The Important Role of ALA

7. Diabetes Mellitus: How ALA Can Treat Complications

8. Heart Attack, Stroke, and Cardiovascular Disease: How ALA Can Help

9. My Prescription for Good Health: ALA As Part of a Whole-Life Plan

Afterword

Notes

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780761514572
Introduction:
Berkson, Burt
Foreword:
Whitaker, Julian
Introduction by:
Berkson, Burt
Introduction:
Berkson, Burt
Author:
Berkson, Burt
Author:
Whitaker, Julian
Publisher:
Prima Lifestyles
Location:
Rocklin, Calif. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Alternative Therapies
Subject:
Naturopathy
Subject:
Nutritional aspects
Subject:
Gerontology
Subject:
Physiological effect
Subject:
Health aspects
Subject:
Thioctic acid -- Physiological effect.
Subject:
Thioctic acid
Subject:
Thioctic acid -- Health aspects.
Subject:
Health and Medicine-Alternative
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
19980931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8.52x5.48x.51 in. .41 lbs.

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