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The Resource Food cures : heal what ails you with delicious superfoods!

Food cures : heal what ails you with delicious superfoods!

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Food cures : heal what ails you with delicious superfoods!
Title
Food cures
Title remainder
heal what ails you with delicious superfoods!
Title variation
Reader's Digest Food cures
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Clean out your medicine cabinet and restock the shelves of your kitchen pantry with healing and appealing items from the grocery store. Rely less on pills and more on real food. How much? How often? In Food Cures, you'll find all the answers, the research-validated treatments, and successful cures for dozens of common conditions. Forget about wonder drugs; we're living in a time of wonder foods. The foods described in this book are nutritional powerhouses bursting with compounds that have specific and well-defined health benefits
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
615.8/54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Nutrition
  • Diet therapy
  • Medicine, Popular
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Food cures : heal what ails you with delicious superfoods!
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Publication
Copyright
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Includes index
Contents
pt. 1. The new food medicines. Fat gets a facelift -- Nature's Advil: the new super-healers -- A cool diet: more ways to chill inflammation -- Smart carbs: foods for fighting flab and insulin resistance -- The new antioxidant revolution -- Busting the crockery: food myths debunked -- pt. 2. Your food cures arsenal. Top 22 healing foods: Ancient grains ; Avocados ; Beans ; Blueberries ; Broccoli ; Carrots ; Dark Chocolate ; Flaxseed ; Garlic ; Kale ; Low-fat milk ; Nuts ; Oats ; Olive oil ; Red wine & grape juice ; Salmon ; Soy ; Spinach ; Sweet potatoes ; Tea ; Whole wheat ; Yogurt -- 10 Healing herbs and spices -- Where the nutrients are -- pt. 3. Food cures for common conditions. Acne ; Allergies ; Alzheimer's disease ; Anemia ; Arthritis ; Asthma ; Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ; Breast cancer ; Breast tenderness ; Cancer ; Cataracts ; Colds and flu ; Colon cancer ; Constipation ; Depression ; Diabetes ; Diarrhea ; Diverticulosis ; Eczema ; Fatigue ; Food allergies and sensitivities ; Gallstones ; Gout ; Gum disease ; Heartburn ; Heart disease/high cholesterol ; Hemorrhoids ; herpes ; High blood pressure ; Immune weakness ; Infertility ; Inflammatory Bowel disease ; Insomnia ; Insulin resistance ; Irritable Bowel Syndrome ; Kidney stones ; Leg cramps ; Lung cancer ; Lupus ; Macular degeneration ; Memory loss ; Menopause ; Menstrual problems ; Migraine ; Nausea ; Obesity ; Osteoporosis ; Prostate cancer ; Prostate enlargement ; Psoriasis ; Sinusitis ; Stroke ; Ulcers ; Urinary tract infections ; Wrinkles ; Yeast infections -- pt. 4. Healing recipes
Control code
on1042402351
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9781621454212
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1042402351
Label
Food cures : heal what ails you with delicious superfoods!
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Contents
pt. 1. The new food medicines. Fat gets a facelift -- Nature's Advil: the new super-healers -- A cool diet: more ways to chill inflammation -- Smart carbs: foods for fighting flab and insulin resistance -- The new antioxidant revolution -- Busting the crockery: food myths debunked -- pt. 2. Your food cures arsenal. Top 22 healing foods: Ancient grains ; Avocados ; Beans ; Blueberries ; Broccoli ; Carrots ; Dark Chocolate ; Flaxseed ; Garlic ; Kale ; Low-fat milk ; Nuts ; Oats ; Olive oil ; Red wine & grape juice ; Salmon ; Soy ; Spinach ; Sweet potatoes ; Tea ; Whole wheat ; Yogurt -- 10 Healing herbs and spices -- Where the nutrients are -- pt. 3. Food cures for common conditions. Acne ; Allergies ; Alzheimer's disease ; Anemia ; Arthritis ; Asthma ; Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ; Breast cancer ; Breast tenderness ; Cancer ; Cataracts ; Colds and flu ; Colon cancer ; Constipation ; Depression ; Diabetes ; Diarrhea ; Diverticulosis ; Eczema ; Fatigue ; Food allergies and sensitivities ; Gallstones ; Gout ; Gum disease ; Heartburn ; Heart disease/high cholesterol ; Hemorrhoids ; herpes ; High blood pressure ; Immune weakness ; Infertility ; Inflammatory Bowel disease ; Insomnia ; Insulin resistance ; Irritable Bowel Syndrome ; Kidney stones ; Leg cramps ; Lung cancer ; Lupus ; Macular degeneration ; Memory loss ; Menopause ; Menstrual problems ; Migraine ; Nausea ; Obesity ; Osteoporosis ; Prostate cancer ; Prostate enlargement ; Psoriasis ; Sinusitis ; Stroke ; Ulcers ; Urinary tract infections ; Wrinkles ; Yeast infections -- pt. 4. Healing recipes
Control code
on1042402351
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9781621454212
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1042402351

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