The Healthy Bones Nutrition Plan and Cookbook

Author: Laura Kelly
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603586245
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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A Medicine Through Food(tm) Guide Drugs that claim to prevent or redress bone loss can actually cause bones to crumble and break. Calcium supplements, fortified processed food, and pasteurized dairy don't work because the calcium in them doesn't reach our bones. It's a grim picture, but The Healthy Bones Nutrition Plan and Cookbook can help. Coauthors Dr. Laura Kelly and Helen Bryman Kelly, daughter and mother, have a firm grasp on the disciplines concerned with bone health, including nutrient absorption and bone metabolism. They offer readers a natural, effective, and safe approach to conserving bone mass and building healthy bones by creating a personalized nutrition plan that includes eating the right foods in the right combinations. The authors' quest for a natural, effective, safe way to prevent and treat bone loss began after 20 years of frustration, during which Helen tried supplements and several popular dietary approaches to arrest bone loss, only to see her bones continue to deteriorate year by year. Drawing on her knowledge of metabolic science and a rigorous examination of current research, Laura created a unique diet-based approach to bone health that allowed Helen's body to absorb the nutrients that are naturally present in whole foods. Helen has been following her personal nutrition plan for four years and has stopped her bone loss completely--without taking any pharmaceuticals. Part One of the book begins with a primer on bone metabolism, including the roles of individual vitamins, minerals, and enzymes that can help build strong bones. Building on this knowledge and more, the authors provide a framework and worksheets so readers can use the recipes and work with their doctors to create their personal nutrition plan for skeletal health. The book includes more than 100 bone-health recipes ranging from sauces and small plates to soups, salads, and main dishes, drinks and desserts. The authors also explain how to make staple ingredients such as ghee and bone health vinegar and how to grow shiitake mushrooms--an important source of vitamin D. Readers can count on their personal nutrition plans and the Kellys' recipes to provide food that helps calcium reach, and potentially strengthen, their bones.

Reversing Osteopenia

Author: Harris H. McIlwain, M.D.
Publisher: Holt Paperbacks
ISBN: 1466813458
Format: PDF, Kindle
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For the eighteen million American women afflicted with early bone-loss disease, here is the first comprehensive guide to identifying and controlling the condition before it progresses to osteoporosis Osteoporosis, which afflicts more than half of all American women over the age of fifty, is a widespread and all-too-familiar problem. Osteopenia, a milder bone-loss disease that is the forerunner of osteoporosis, is less well known but affects an estimated eighteen million young and middle-aged women-including women in their late teens and early twenties. Since many doctors associate low bone density exclusively with postmenopausal women, millions of women in their childbearing years suffer from undetected bone loss, putting them at risk for debilitating fractures down the road. In Reversing Osteopenia, Dr. Harris H. McIlwain and his two daughters, also rheumatologists, fill the knowledge gap about this easily diagnosable disease, help younger women recognize the risk factors for bone loss, and provide a five-step program for controlling and even preventing bone loss. Their age-specific recommendations for women in their twenties, thirties, forties, and fifties include - exercises that strengthen rather than threaten your bones - new information about foods that build bone density - ways to avoid medicines that rob bones of their strength - recommendations of natural dietary supplements This groundbreaking book offers new hope for young women at risk for osteopenia.

Building Bone Vitality A Revolutionary Diet Plan to Prevent Bone Loss and Reverse Osteoporosis Without Dairy Foods Calcium Estrogen or Drugs

Author: Amy Lanou
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071600205
Format: PDF, Docs
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Calcium pills don't work. Dairy products don't strengthen bones. Drugs may be dangerous. For years, doctors have been telling us to drink milk, eat dairy products, and take calcium pills to improve our bone vitality. The problem is, they’re wrong. This groundbreaking guide uses the latest clinical studies and the most upto- date medical information to help you strengthen your bones, reduce the risk of fractures, and prevent osteoporosis. You’ll learn why there’s no proof of calcium’s effectiveness, despite what doctors say, and why a low-acid diet is the only effective way to prevent bone loss. "This clear, convincing explanation of osteoporosis will change the way the world thinks about bone health. Lanou and Castleman prove beyond doubt that milk and dairy are the problem, not the solution." -Rory Freedman, coauthor of #1 New York Times best seller Skinny Bitch "The authors have tackled an almost intractable myth: that calcium is the one and only key to bone vitality. It isn't. Everyone who cares about preventing osteoporosis should read this book." -- Dr. T. Colin Campbell, author of The China Study

Dr Lani s No Nonsense Bone Health Guide

Author: Lani Simpson
Publisher: Hunter House
ISBN: 9780897936613
Format: PDF, Docs
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A leading chiropractic doctor and a Certified Clinical Densitometrist exposes the shocking difficulty of getting an accurate bone-density reading and the serious risks of long-term use of osteoporosis medications, and presents her own whole-body approach to building strong bones. Original. 75,000 first printing.

The Whole Food Guide to Strong Bones

Author: Annemarie Colbin
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 1608825892
Format: PDF
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It's essential to maintain strong bones to keep an active lifestyle, but aside from taking a daily calcium supplement, is there really anything you can do to improve your bone health? With this complete program for stronger bones created by health educator Annemarie Colbin, you'll learn the best foods to eat to build bone mass and find out which foods actually weaken bones. In The Whole-Food Guide to Strong Bones, you'll also discover how exercise and finding personal balance can improve your health and prevent fragility fractures, menopause-related bone loss, and osteoporosis. Learn: •What puts you at risk for bone fracture •Why medication and estrogen therapy may not work for you •How the nutrients in whole foods build bone mass •85 easy recipes that maximize the bone-building effects of whole foods

Boning Up on Osteoporosis

Author: National Osteoporosis Foundation
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780979898907
Format: PDF
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This 100+ page, 4-color handbook is available in English and Spanish. It offers evidence-based information about osteoporosis prevention, detection and treatment in easy-to-read language for patients and interested consumers. Boning Up on Osteoporosis provides detailed information about nutrition and physical activity, including 24 exercises with step-by-step instructions for patients with osteoporosis. Other topics covered include osteoporosis risk factors, bone minereal density testing, treatment options, fall prevention and much more!

Master Your Diabetes

Author: Mona Morstein
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603587381
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The evidence is clear: We are in the midst of a worldwide diabetes epidemic. In the United States alone, one in three Americans is either diabetic (29 million patients) or prediabetic (87 million patients), costing an annual $242 billion in medical treatments. In Master Your Diabetes, naturopathic physician and diabetes expert Dr. Mona Morstein shows how people with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes can gain and maintain excellent control of their blood sugar levels, preventing and even reversing existing complications through education combined with medical support and encouragement. This is the first comprehensive guide for patients, caregivers, and medical practitioners to demonstrate an integrative approach based on the “eight essentials” of treatment and prevention: a low-carb diet, exercise, good sleep, stress management, healing the gut, detoxification, supplementation, and medications. Topics covered include: Important physical exams and lab work Conventional diets and non-insulin medications Insulin Low-carb diets and how they apply to different food groups Lifestyle factors, including exercise, stress management, and the microbiome Diabetic supplementation Pediatric diabetes An indispensable resource, Master Your Diabetes will empower readers to take control of their condition and continue living full, active, enjoyable, and long lives.

Osteoporosis Diet

Author: Kasia Dziurda Rn
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781539543534
Format: PDF, ePub
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Osteoporosis is a serious and often overlooked disease. Thousands of people every year suffer from painful and life altering injuries from weakened and damaged bones. While osteoporosis typically sets in sometime during or after the fifth decade of life, it is possible to prevent osteoporosis before it ever sets in. Better still, if you already suffer from osteoporosis, it is possible to turn it around and rebuild strong healthy bones, and this can be done with natural and gentle means. The key to preventing and healing osteoporosis is to really understand it and understand what your treatment options are. This book is written to help you do just that. The advice and information is clear, concise and uncomplicated. Once you read this book you will understand that you do not have to be a victim of osteoporosis because all you need is the right diet, the right lifestyle and the right attitude to stand tall once again. SCROLL UP AND CLICK 'BUY' TO ORDER YOUR COPY INSTANTLY

The Whole Body Approach to Osteoporosis

Author: R. McCormick
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 9781608824670
Format: PDF, Mobi
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No pill will cure you of osteoporosis. While medication can sometimes help, it won't fully address the underlying causes of your osteoporosis or osteopenia. To restore bone health, you'll need a targeted program combining the best bone-building strategies from traditional and holistic medicine. The Whole-Body Approach to Osteoporosis distills these complex strategies into a whole-body plan you can begin today to dramatically improve your bone strength and overall vitality. This comprehensive guide includes information on: •What to eat for stronger bones •Choosing bone-building supplements and osteoporosis medications •Foods and medications that may be contributing to bone loss •Signs and symptoms that can help you monitor your bone health •How lab tests can help you personalize your plan

Your Bones

Author: Lara Pizzorno
Publisher: Axios Press
ISBN: 9781607660132
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Your Bones contains everything in one book that you need to know in order to have healthy bones, providing scientifically based advice which highlights natural prevention and treatment strategies to address bone loss. This edition includes many new studies on the dangers of the bisphosphonate drugs and an in depth discussion of two new drugs with potential adverse effects. Also new is more information on bone-busting patent medicines, calcium supplementation options, strontium, vitamin K2 and zinc, as well as a section on bone-building exercise.