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.
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.