Synopses & Reviews
"One of the most important books of our time . . . a perennial bestseller [that] shows you simple ways to understand and manage your thyroid gland so that you can make the most of your life physically, emotionally, and mentally."
--From the foreword by Dr. Dwayne Dyer
"Not only is Solved: The Riddle of Illness the best thyroid book, it is, by far, the best health book I have ever read. It saved my life!"
--Lee Swanson, president, Swanson Health Products
"The new edition of Solved: The Riddle of Illness reveals how to cope with stress that lowers thyroid function, depletes energy, and contributes to weight gain. Don't let undiagnosed hypothyroidism rob you of your zest for living!"
--Richard Passwater, Ph.D., author of Supernutrition: Megavitamin Revolution.
Solved: The Riddle of Illness reveals how low thyroid function, often overlooked or misdiagnosed, can be the underlying cause to a multitude of ailments. Author and thyroid expert Dr. Stephen Langer shows you simple ways to improve your overall health through diet, lifestyle changes, and natural alternatives, as well as a full range of medical options. You'll learn how to:
- Get to the root of your health problems and find the healthiest way to treat them
- Diagnose your condition and get the medical care you need
- Deal with obesity, infertility, depression, and more, safely and effectively
Discover the amazing secrets of the thyroid gland and learn how managing it can control arthritis, obesity, depression, diabetes, cancer, heart disease, circulatory conditions, impotence, and Alzheimer's disease. Fully updated, this classic work presents simple, effective ways to manage one's thyroid and make the most of life.
This alternative medical guide explains how low thyroid function is responsible for ailments such as heart and circulatory problems, depression, impotence and Alzheimer's disease. It offers strategies for using this knowledge to control and prevent these conditions and improve overall health.
"One of the most important books of our time . . . reveals secrets of abundant health--physically, emotionally, and mentally."
--Dr. Wayne Dyer, author of The Power of Intention
Called "The Great Masquerader," hypothyroidism (low thyroid function) is one of the most prevalent and least diagnosed disorders by physicians, yet it can be the underlying cause of or contribute to any of 64 ailments, from obesity and chronic fatigue to fibromyalgia and cancer.
In this new edition, you will discover how to determine if you suffer from low thyroid function; how to differentiate between low thyroid function and hypoglycemia; how to use simple, inexpensive treatments; and much more. It also includes new chapters on environmental toxins, pregnancy, obesity, and how your thyroid influences other glands.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-261) and index.
About the Author
Stephen E. Langer, M.D.,
is a renowned thyroid expert and the president of the American Nutritional Medical Association.
James Scheer is the author and coauthor of more than fifteen health-related books.