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Doctors' Orders

Cal Orey, Julian Whitaker

ISBN 0758201303
Publish Date 9/1/2002
Format Paperback
Categories Twin Streams, Traditional
Currently out of stock

Get The Advice Leading Medical Professionals Follow

To keep his heart healthy, renowned internist Dr. John McDougall maintains a wholesome low-fat, low-cholesterol diet and active lifestyle.

To prevent the type II diabetes that runs in his family, clinical nutritionist Dr. Stephen Inkeles eats a “fishaterian” diet, which is plant-based but includes liberal amounts of fish.

To reduce his risk of cancer, oncologist Dr. James Forsythe adds vitamins C and E, as well as beta-carotene, selenium, and saw palmetto to his diet.

To turn back the clock, anti-aging specialist Dr. Arnold Fox follows a youth-boosting regimen that includes antioxidants vitamins C and E, and alpha-lipoic acid.

In writing this informative and easy-to-follow book, renowned health expert and author Cal Orey interviewed 101 of today’s top physicians, medical researchers, and health experts to find out what they do to prevent or fight common illnesses.

The result is a comprehensive guide to the actual treatment regimens that keep these experts and their families in the peak of health. With proven advice for hundreds of conditions, from heart disease, cancer, and arthritis to allergies, menopause, sexual dysfunction—even colds and flu—this book will become an invaluable addition to your family health library.

“The wisdom and clinical experience of 101 doctors in your hands is invaluable.”—Ray Sahelian, M.D., author of Mind Boosters

“This is a landmark book that everyone who wants to restore and maintain their health should read.”—Susan M. Lark, M.D., author of The Estrogen Decision

About Cal Orey:

Cal Orey, M.A., is an accomplished author and journalist. She has a master’s degree in English from San Francisco State University, and for three decades has written hundreds of articles for national and international magazines. She specializes in topics such as health, beauty, nutrition, relationships, science, and pets. Her books include The Healing Powers of Vinegar, The Healing Powers of Olive Oil, The Healing Powers of Coffee, The Healing Powers of Honey, The Healing Powers of Chocolate, The Healing Powers of Tea, 202 Pets’ Peeves, and Doctors’ Orders. She lives in northern California. Readers are invited to visit her website at, read her blog The Writing Gourmet at, find her on Facebook, and follow her on Twitter.

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