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Dr. McDougall's digestive tune-up / John A. McDougall ; illustrations by Howard Bartner.

McDougall, John A. (Author).


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Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury 616.3 McDou c1 (Text to phone) 34005113493638 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-204) and index.
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Sickness, stroke, and a brand new start -- Meet the patients : the Bortons tell all -- Bad breath : much more than meets the nose -- My stomach's on fire and I can't put it out -- What's eating you : saying so long to ulcers -- Here's to a happy gallbladder -- The liver to the rescue -- In search of the perfect bowel movement -- Bowel sickness and the fiber factor -- Chained to the bathroom with colitis -- Colon polyps and cancer : the gut says, "enough!" -- Beneficial bowel bacteria : our neglected friends -- Flatulence : exploring the f-word -- Evolution, anatomy, and proper human nutrition -- Shopping, cooking, and comfort foods galore.
Subject: Digestive organs > Diseases > Diet therapy > Popular works.
Digestive organs > Diseases > Nutritional aspects > Popular works.
Nutrition > Popular works.
Vegetarianism > Popular works.

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Dr. McDougall's Digestive Tune-Up
Dr. McDougall's Digestive Tune-Up
by McDougall,, John
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Dr. McDougall's Digestive Tune-Up

Dr. John McDougall breaks through cultural taboos with a candid, humorous look at how the digestive tract functions. Join Dr. McDougall in his office as he motivates two of his middle-aged patients to make wiser lifestyle choices in order to regain their digestive health. Learn how a low-fat, cholesterol-free, plant-based diet can prevent and cure constipation, hemorrhoids, IBS, and other chronic intestinal disorders. Anyone with digestive problems will be able to benefit from this noninvasive approach for healing intestinal conditions. You'll find information on how to understand the workings of your digestive system, identify the root causes of digestive discomfort, find out why friendly bacteria are necessary for overall health, and avoid surgical procedures and expensive medications. This knowledge will enable you to take control of the healing process. Dr. John McDougall has been studying, writing and speaking out about the effects of nutrition on disease for over 30 years. He offers his changing approach to optimal health through his books, dvds, seminars, and live-in treatment programs. Color illustrations.

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