Synopses & Reviews
A revised edition with new recipes and updated research on the best foods to eat to fight cancer
A comprehensive, holistic, and practical plan for cancer prevention and recovery, now completely revised and updated.
Grounded in documented research from leading medical institutionsalong with studies of the worlds healthiest populationsnutrition educator Verne Varona has developed a breakthrough nutritional and lifestyle program for immunity building and cancer prevention and recovery.
"If you have the inspiration, this book is an excellent, unbiased source of information that can help you on your healing journey." ---Bernie Siegel, M.D., author of Love, Medicine & Miracles
and Prescriptions for Living
"Simple, clear, effective techniques and explanations that can prevent cancer and alter its path." ---Michelle LeClaire O'Neill, Ph.D, R.N., director Mind/Body Center, author of Twelve Weeks to Fertility
"Verne Varona clarifies many dietary myths while presenting a clear nutritional guideline for cancer-prevention strategies. This book presents powerful information that should be available to all." ---Jack Canfield, co-author, Chicken Soup for the Soul
"Verne Varona offers invaluable information about how to consciously and positively transform our health. His writing and deep sense of caring make him an outstanding and unique individual in the field of preventive health care." ---Barbara De Angelis, Ph.D., author of Real Moments
"Nature’s Cancer Fighting Foods, is a lifesaver. Not just for cancer candidates, but for anyone who wants to eat sanely in a world where convenience and efficiency has taken precedent over health. It’s filled with crucial information and is actually fun to read." ---Alan Arkin, actor
"This unique, easy to digest volume offers a new depth of understanding to everyone—sick or healthy—on the power of foo, our most intimate relationship. Keep this straight-talking self healing primer close at hand." ---Organica Magazine
"Nature’s Cancer-Fighting Foods is a much-needed resource for combating the growing cancer epidemic." ---Hyla Cass, M.D., author of St. John's Wort: Nature's Blues Buster
"Nature’s Cancer-Fighting Foods is an excellent encyclopedic work for self-healing." ---William Dufty, author of Sugar Blues
In this revised and updated edition of the successful "The Gerson Therapy," alternative medicine therapist Charlotte Gerson and health journalist Morton Walker fully describe Max Gerson's powerful healing program. They reveal the potent healing effects of juicing with organic fruits and vegetables, and explain how other practices, such as taking castor oil, can speed recovery. In addition, they discuss:
-- How to overcome allergies, obesity, high blood pressure, AIDS, lupus, and other chronic illnesses.
-- The best ways to extract vital juices from fruits and vegetables.
-- The 52 illnesses that have been successfully treated with the Gerson Therapy.
-- Which supplements to take to strengthen your immune system.
-- How to beat disease by changing your blood chemistry.
-- Which foods and spices to avoid to stay healthy.
"The Gerson Therapy" offers a powerful, time-tested healing option that has worked for others - and can work for you!
About the Author
Verne Varona, who studied Oriental Medicine and Macrobiotic principles at the East West Foundation of Boston (1970-1974), is the 2012 recipient of the Aveline Kushi Lifetime Achievement Award. For more than forty years he has been a highly sought-after speaker and consultant on health, fitness and motivation.
For five years, he was the nutritional consultant and co-founder of a popular Los Angeles medical group with a clientele that featured well-known entertainment and sports professionals. With his physician associate, Verne co-created, The ODDS Program (Off Dangerous Drugs Safely); a dietary program designed to reverse pharmaceutical drug dependency using dietary and lifestyle guidelines.
Varona is also the author of Macrobiotics for Dummies, a comprehensive work that embraces a flexible, multi-cultural perspective on body, mind and spirit health.