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A Path of Healing: A Guide to Wellness for Body, Mind, and Soul

Sullivan, Andrea

Edité par Doubleday, 1998
ISBN 10: 0385485751 / ISBN 13: 9780385485753
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Titre : A Path of Healing: A Guide to Wellness for ...

Éditeur : Doubleday

Date d'édition : 1998

Reliure : Hardcover

Etat du livre : Very Good

Etat de la jaquette : Very Good

Signé : Inscribed by Author(s)

Edition : 1st Edition

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inscribed to prior owner/signed by Sullivan on title page Language: eng Language: eng 0.0. N° de réf. du libraire 3894

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Synopsis : Twenty years ago, at age twenty-nine, Andrea Sullivan was a high-level executive at HUD in a state of what she now calls "dis-ease": stressed out, thirty-pounds overweight, with a face full of acne. Moved by a desire to help her community and herself in a "meaningful way," she quit her job and decided to become a doctor. She applied and was accepted to Bastyr Medical School for Alternative Medicine and became a naturopathic physician.

Since then, Dr. Sullivan has been at the vanguard of naturopathic medicine and has helped hundreds of African Americans create dramatic and lasting lifestyle changes. Unlike traditional doctors, naturopathic physicians, with the aid of herbs, roots, and other natural remedies, treat the patient, not the disease.

Here, in easy-to-understand language, Dr. Sullivan provides an overview of alternative medicine (paying close attention to naturopathy), discusses the African American tradition and its link to naturopathic medicine, and delves into stress, high blood pressure, arthritis, obesity, depression, and diabetes (all problems that plague African Americans), and prescribes an overall guide to maintaining health and keeping disease at bay.

In A Path to Healing, Dr. Sullivan makes a convincing case for naturopathic medicine as the best way to prevent disease and treat chronic illnesses, while not discounting the use of traditional Western medicine, especially in cases of traumatic injury.

Quatrième de couverture: "This [book] is a treasure."
--Iyanla Vanzant, Author of In the Meantime

"Dr. Sullivan has captured the essence of holistic health for all Americans."
--Robert S. Ivker, D.O., President of the American Holistic Medical Association, author of Sinus Survival

"Dr. Sullivan is truly a pioneer in alternative medicine. Wise, informative and practical, A Path to Healing is a map to wellness that will guide us into the new millennium."
--Tavis Smiley, "BET Tonight" and "The Tom Joyner Morning Show"

"A Path to Healing is a powerful and compelling guide that transcends the merely physical to also deeply engage the reader in the emotional and spiritual determinants of their health."
--Joseph E. Pizzorno, N.D., founding president of Bastyr University, author of Total Wellness, coauthor of the bestselling Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine

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