Food Is Better Medicine Than Drugs: Your Prescription for by Patrick Holford

By Patrick Holford

FOOD is best drugs THAN medications is a crucial and almost certainly arguable publication from best nutritionist Patrick Holford and top future health journalist Jerome Burne. Brilliantly researched and in line with sturdy clinical trials and illuminating case histories, meals is healthier drugs than medicinal drugs will revolutionise how you take into consideration your overall healthiness and placed you again dependable. The authors exhibit how sleek medication has develop into distorted and is now, for purposes mostly to do with revenue and tool, seriously depending on pharmaceuticals. they give the impression of being at universal illnesses (pain/arthritis, middle, melancholy, diabetes, reminiscence, hormones, digestion, respiring, infections and so forth) and evaluate the effectiveness of nutrition-based ways with ultra-modern most likely destructive standard medicines.

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Now the largest and most respected educational establishment for training degree-accredited nutritional therapists in Europe, the ION method for assessing a person’s optimal nutrition needs has been tried and tested on over 100,000 people. In the UK Patrick is frequently involved in government campaigns and debates and is invited to the House of Commons, the Food Standards Agency and Oxford University as an expert in nutrition. In October 2004 he co-authored Britain’s largest ever health and diet survey (ONUK), comparing the health and diet of 37,000 people.

Eradicating Asthma and Eczema ‘Puffers’ and cortisone creams vs new solutions 15. Helping Your Heart Cardiovascular drugs vs alternative heart medicine 16. Solving Attention and Learning Problems Ritalin vs making kids smarter Part 4: Changing the System 17. The Medicines Act: Catch-22 How non-drug medicines that work are banned 18. The Bad Science behind Attacks on Vitamins Why vitamins are a health essential 19. Too Safe Can Mean Sorry Why the ‘precautionary principle’ may be damaging your health 20.

The trouble with trying to treat illnesses with special diets and supplements is that the evidence that they work just isn’t there. Many of the claims just haven’t been tested properly. Then there’s a whole range of new drugs, based on the latest genetic research, just around the corner, which will make a drug regime even more effective. If all this diet and supplement stuff really works, then the people involved should test it properly – and if it passes the tests it will become part of regular medical practice.

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