Anticancer

Anticancer

A New Way of Life

Book - 2008
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Penguin Putnam
The New York Times bestseller takes us on an empowering journey and changes the way we think about fighting cancer

David Servan-Schreiber's story of his journey from cancer patient to health combines memoir with a clear scientific explanation of what makes cancer cells thrive and what inhibits them. Anticancer is filled with easy to understand charts and diagrams and a sixteen-page color "Anticancer Action" insert that enables readers to make small but essential changes in lifestyle and diet. Your body knows how to fight cancer, says Servan-Schreiber, and you have to help it with nutrition, physical exercise, stress management, and avoiding environmental toxins. Anticancer enables people living with cancer to adopt a proactive attitude to living, even thriving, with cancer and helps healthy people prevent it.

Baker & Taylor
Outlines the author's treatment of and remission from brain cancer, challenging traditional beliefs about typical practices and the body's ability to heal, identifying the environmental and lifestyle factors that promote cancer growth, and outlining conventional and alternative therapies. 100,000 first printing.

Baker
& Taylor

The author describes his treatment for brain cancer, challenges beliefs about the body's ability to heal, identifies the environmental and lifestyle factors that promote cancer growth, and outlines conventional and alternative therapies.

Publisher: New York : Viking, 2008
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9780670020348
0670020346
Characteristics: 258 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm

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