Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom

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Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom

Creating Physical and Emotional Health and Healing

By Christiane Northrup

Bantam, Paperback, 9780553386738, 960pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2010

Description
When it was first published in 1994, Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom quickly became an international bestseller, and for the past fifteen years it has remained the veritable bible of women's health. Now, in this revised and updated edition, world-renowned and much-beloved women's health expert Dr. Christiane Northrup shares with us the latest developments and advances that will maximize our potential for living well in our bodies today. Inside you will discover
new material on sexuality and how to have a more fulfilling sex life
the spiritual and scientific principles behind healing from terminal illnesses, and how you can utilize these principles for your own health and the health of others
vital information about how to truly dissolve PMS and ease menstrual cramps
extraordinary facts on Vitamin D and why it is crucial for breast, cardiovascular, and immune system health
the importance of the preconception diet and how to greatly decrease your risk of birth defects
how to birth naturally, despite the current induction and C-section epidemic
all you need to know about thyroid function, including proper blood tests
life-saving facts about cellular inflammation the root cause of all chronic degenerative diseases and how to prevent this condition
the essentials on the fountain of youth molecule and how to enhance your levels of it for vibrant health
Living a healthy life in a woman's body can be downright fun even ecstatic And that's good news for everyone women, men, and their children.


About the Author
Christiane Northrup, M.D., is also the author of the #1 "New York Times" bestseller The Wisdom of Menopause and Mother-Daughter Wisdom, and the host of seven public television specials. A board-certified OB/GYN and past president of the American Holistic Medical Association with more than twenty years of clinical and medical teaching experience, Dr. Northrup was a pioneer in the partnership between conventional and complementary medicine. Her work has been featured on" The Oprah Winfrey Show, Today," and "Good Morning America," among many others. She lives in Maine and is the mother of two adult daughters.