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Marketplace of the Marvelous

(Available March 10, 2015)
Marketplace of the Marvelous
Written by Erika Janik
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807061114
Our Price: $20.00
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Marketplace of the Marvelous
The Strange Origins of Modern Medicine
Written by Erika Janik


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $20.00

An entertaining introduction to the quacks, snake-oil salesmen, and charlatans, who often had a point
 
Despite rampant scientific innovation in nineteenth-century America, traditional medicine still adhered to ancient healing methods, subjecting patients to bleeding, blistering, and induced vomiting and sweating. Facing such horrors, many patients ran with open arms to... Read more >
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What the Apothecary Ordered
Questionable Cures Through the Ages
Written by Caroline Rance


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $10.95

This pocket handbook of medical advice draws together the most bizarre and disgusting cures recommended by healers to their patients from Ancient Greece to the twentieth century. It features such delightful treatments as gargling sugared snail juice for a sore throat (from 1920s Lincolnshire), soothing a child's teething pains with a... Read more >
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What the Apothecary Ordered
What the Apothecary Ordered
Written by Caroline Rance
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781908402868
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What the Apothecary Ordered
Questionable Cures Through the Ages
Written by Caroline Rance


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $12.95

This pocket handbook of medical advice draws together the most bizarre and disgusting cures recommended by healers to their patients from Ancient Greece to the twentieth century. It features such delightful treatments as gargling sugared snail juice for a sore throat (from 1920s Lincolnshire), soothing a child's teething pains with a... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Healthy at Home
Healthy at Home
Written by Tieraona Low Dog, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426214820
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Healthy at Home
Get Well and Stay Well Without Prescriptions
Written by Tieraona Low Dog, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $14.95

Get the how, when, and why of getting better and staying well with homemade remedies that the doctor orders.

National Geographic helps you take charge of health care guided by a physician expert in natural healing, herbal medicine, and home remedies. Never have we needed this advice more than now, as... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Myofascial Release Therapy
A Visual Guide to Clinical Applications
Written by Michael J. Shea, Ph. D. and Holly Pinto


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $34.95

Michael Shea, one of the foremost experts on myofascial release, presents straightforward, practical instructions for dramatically releasing pain and restriction of motion in the body's fascia, muscles, and connective tissue. He introduces a soft tissue, hands-on approach for massage therapists, physical therapists, and other healthcare practitioners that reduces tension and stress... Read more >
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Myofascial Release Therapy
Myofascial Release Therapy
Written by Michael J. Shea, Ph. D. and Holly Pinto
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583948453
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Myofascial Release Therapy
A Visual Guide to Clinical Applications
Written by Michael J. Shea, Ph. D. and Holly Pinto


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $34.95

Michael Shea, one of the foremost experts on myofascial release, presents straightforward, practical instructions for dramatically releasing pain and restriction of motion in the body's fascia, muscles, and connective tissue. He introduces a soft tissue, hands-on approach for massage therapists, physical therapists, and other healthcare practitioners that reduces tension and stress... Read more >
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Raw Chi
Raw Chi
Written by Rehmannia Dean Thomas, Foreword by Janabai Owens-Amsden
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583948583
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Raw Chi
Balancing the Raw Food Diet with Chinese Herbs
Written by Rehmannia Dean Thomas
Foreword by Janabai Owens-Amsden


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $9.95

Raw Chi discusses a breakthrough in health understanding, showing readers how to bridge the gap between the raw foods diet and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). Offering an overview of the nature of foods and herbs used in TCM (ginseng, aged citrus peel, cinnamon twig, licorice root, and many others) in addition... Read more >
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Raw Chi
Balancing the Raw Food Diet with Chinese Herbs
Written by Rehmannia Dean Thomas
Foreword by Janabai Owens-Amsden


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $9.95

Raw Chi discusses a breakthrough in health understanding, showing readers how to bridge the gap between the raw foods diet and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). Offering an overview of the nature of foods and herbs used in TCM (ginseng, aged citrus peel, cinnamon twig, licorice root, and many others) in addition... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Life Is Your Best Medicine
Life Is Your Best Medicine
Written by Tieraona Low Dog, Foreword by Andrew Weil
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426214554
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Life Is Your Best Medicine
A Woman's Guide to Health, Healing, and Wholeness at Every Age
Written by Tieraona Low Dog
Foreword by Andrew Weil


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $14.95

Everything you do and every choice you make can have a positive and profound impact on your health and well-being. In fact, the science is irrefutable: No drug on the market today can come close to the power of a healthy lifestyle in preventing disease and improving the quality of our... Read more >
Healthy at Home
Healthy at Home
Written by Tieraona Low Dog, M.D.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426212581
Our Price: $26.00
 Quantity: 1 
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Healthy at Home
Get Well and Stay Well Without Prescriptions
Written by Tieraona Low Dog, M.D.


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $26.00

Get the how, when, and why of getting better and staying well with homemade remedies that the doctor orders.

National Geographic helps you take charge of health care guided by a physician expert in natural healing, herbal medicine, and home remedies. Never have we needed this advice more than now, as... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Healthy at Home
Get Well and Stay Well Without Prescriptions
Written by Tieraona Low Dog, M.D.


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $14.95

Get the how, when, and why of getting better and staying well with homemade remedies that the doctor orders. 

National Geographic helps you take charge of health care guided by a physician expert in natural healing, herbal medicine, and home remedies. Never have we needed this advice more than now, as worries... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Marketplace of the Marvelous
The Strange Origins of Modern Medicine
Written by Erika Janik


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $28.95

An entertaining introduction to the quacks, snake-oil salesmen, and charlatans, who often had a point
 
Despite rampant scientific innovation in nineteenth-century America, traditional medicine still adhered to ancient healing methods such as induced vomiting and bleeding, blistering, and sweating patients. Facing such horrors, many patients ran with open arms... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Marketplace of the Marvelous
Marketplace of the Marvelous
Written by Erika Janik
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807022085
Our Price: $28.95
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Marketplace of the Marvelous
The Strange Origins of Modern Medicine
Written by Erika Janik


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $28.95

An entertaining introduction to the quacks, snake-oil salesmen, and charlatans, who often had a point
 
Despite rampant scientific innovation in nineteenth-century America, traditional medicine still adhered to ancient healing methods, subjecting patients to bleeding, blistering, and induced vomiting and sweating. Facing such horrors, many patients ran with open arms to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Better Health through Natural Healing, Third Edition
How to Get Well without Drugs or Surgery
Written by Ross Trattler, N.D., D.O. and Shea Trattler


Format: eBook, 580 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $24.95

The definitive reference book for alternative medicine, health and healing, nutrition, herbs and herbal medicine, and natural health care is fully updated in this third edition.

First published in 1985, Better Health through Natural Healing has become one of the most successful and authoritative resources of its type, with more than... Read more >
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Better Health through Natural Healing, Third Edition
Better Health through Natural Healing, Third Edition
Written by Ross Trattler, N.D., D.O. and Shea Trattler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583946671
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Better Health through Natural Healing, Third Edition
How to Get Well without Drugs or Surgery
Written by Ross Trattler, N.D., D.O. and Shea Trattler


Format: Trade Paperback, 580 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $24.95

The definitive reference book for alternative medicine, health and healing, nutrition, herbs and herbal medicine, and natural health care is fully updated in this third edition.

First published in 1985, Better Health through Natural Healing has become one of the most successful and authoritative resources of its type, with more than... Read more >
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88 Natural Remedies
Ancient Healing Traditions for Modern Times
Contribution by TIERAONA LOW DOG, Dan Buettner, Steven Foster and Barton Seaver


Format: eBook, 39 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $3.99

This National Geographic health book provides portable answers to treating common ailments using proven natural therapies.
 
Runny nose, watery eyes, sinus headache? Don't reach for the Claritin. Instead, learn how to treat seasonal allergies with nasal lavage, a time-honored practice. Upset stomach? Forget chalky antacids; instead wear an acupressure wrist... Read more >
Applied Kinesiology, Revised Edition
A Training Manual and Reference Book of Basic Principles and Practices
Written by Robert Frost, Ph.D.
Foreword by George J. Goodheart, Jr., D.C.


Format: eBook, 344 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $29.95

The revised edition of the best-selling book on Applied Kinesiology, Applied Kinesiology, Revised Edition introduces a diagnostic method that uses manual muscle testing to assess the body's "Triad of Health"--structure, chemistry, and psyche. To perform a muscle test, the practitioner applies light pressure that the client then resists. If the client... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Applied Kinesiology, Revised Edition
Applied Kinesiology, Revised Edition
Written by Robert Frost, Ph.D., Foreword by George J. Goodheart, Jr., D.C.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583946121
Our Price: $32.95
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Applied Kinesiology, Revised Edition
A Training Manual and Reference Book of Basic Principles and Practices
Written by Robert Frost, Ph.D.
Foreword by George J. Goodheart, Jr., D.C.


Format: Trade Paperback, 344 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $32.95

The revised edition of the best-selling book on Applied Kinesiology, Applied Kinesiology, Revised Edition introduces a diagnostic method that uses manual muscle testing to assess the body's "Triad of Health"--structure, chemistry, and psyche. To perform a muscle test, the practitioner applies light pressure that the client then resists. If the client... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Healing Power of Meditation
The Healing Power of Meditation
Written by Andy Fraser, Contribution by Jon Kabat-Zinn, Sogyal Rinpoche and Clifford Saron, Foreword by Daniel Goleman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800593
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The Healing Power of Meditation
Leading Experts on Buddhism, Psychology, and Medicine Explore the Health Benefits of Contemplative Practice
Written by Andy Fraser
Contribution by Jon Kabat-Zinn, Sogyal Rinpoche and Clifford Saron
Foreword by Daniel Goleman


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $16.95

Regular meditation practice has a powerful impact on the mind and body, rewiring the brain and bringing us all kinds of benefits: contentment and well-being, resilience and focus, better mental and physical health, and greater empathy and compassion. This wide-ranging anthology brings together pioneering Tibetan Buddhist teachers, scientific researchers, and health... Read more >
Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Volume Five

Written by Michael J. Shea Ph.D
Contribution by Raymond Gasser, Ph.D., Carol Agneessens, M.S., Ann Diamond Weinstein, Ph.D. and Sheila Shea, M.A.


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $29.95

In Volume 5 of his innovative series on biodynamic and craniosacral therapy, Michael Shea presents invaluable information about therapeutic approaches to pre- and neonatal babies--in particular, low-birth-weight babies. In addition, more than 50 meditations on stillness are provided for the benefit of the practitioner.

The first part of Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Volume... Read more >
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Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Volume Five
Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Volume Five
Written by Michael J. Shea Ph.D, Contribution by Raymond Gasser, Ph.D., Carol Agneessens, M.S., Ann Diamond Weinstein, Ph.D. and Sheila Shea, M.A.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583945476
Our Price: $39.95
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Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Volume Five

Written by Michael J. Shea Ph.D
Contribution by Raymond Gasser, Ph.D., Carol Agneessens, M.S., Ann Diamond Weinstein, Ph.D. and Sheila Shea, M.A.


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $39.95

In Volume 5 of his innovative series on biodynamic and craniosacral therapy, Michael Shea presents invaluable information about therapeutic approaches to pre- and neonatal babies--in particular, low-birth-weight babies. In addition, more than 50 meditations on stillness are provided for the benefit of the practitioner.

The first part of Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Volume... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi
The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi
Written by Peter Wayne
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590309421
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The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi
12 Weeks to a Healthy Body, Strong Heart, and Sharp Mind
Written by Peter Wayne


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $16.95

Conventional medical science on the Chinese art of Tai Chi now shows what Tai Chi masters have known for centuries: regular practice leads to more vigor and flexibility, better balance and mobility, and a sense of well-being. Cutting-edge research from Harvard Medical School also supports the long-standing claims that Tai Chi... Read more >
Pain-Free Sitting, Standing, and Walking
Pain-Free Sitting, Standing, and Walking
Written by Craig Williamson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590309711
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Pain-Free Sitting, Standing, and Walking
Alleviate Chronic Pain by Relearning Natural Movement Patterns
Written by Craig Williamson


Format: Trade Paperback, 140 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $16.95

Most of us take the acts of sitting, standing, and walking for granted, but for those suffering from back, muscle, and joint pain, even these seemingly simple actions can be extremely uncomfortable. Poor body alignment or habitual movement patterns that crop up when we compensate for a bad back or painful... Read more >
The Practice of Traditional Western Herbalism
Basic Doctrine, Energetics, and Classification
Written by Matthew Wood


Format: eBook, 300 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2013
Price: $14.99

The Practice of Traditional Western Herbalism places the function of western herbs in their true historical context, apart from homeopathy, traditional Chinese medicine, and Ayurveda. Recently there has been a revival of interest in western herbalism, but practitioners haven't been able to explore its benefits due to a void of information... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Alternative Medicine, Second Edition
Alternative Medicine, Second Edition
Edited by Larry Trivieri and John W. Anderson, Introduction by Burton Goldberg
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781587613869
Our Price: $17.99
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Alternative Medicine, Second Edition
The Definitive Guide
Edited by Larry Trivieri and John W. Anderson
Introduction by Burton Goldberg


Format: eBook, 1280 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2013
Price: $17.99

The "Bible" of Alternative MedicineLearn the health secrets that millions of readers have discovered in the book that is revolutionizing health care in the United States. Alternative Medicine: The Definitive Guide is packed with lifesaving information and alternative treatments from 400 of the world'¬?s leading alternative physicians.Our contributors (M.D.s, Ph.D.s, Naturopaths... Read more >
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