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Information About Combining Conventional &Alternative Medicine


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Shortcuts to information on this page on three books that Walt very often recommends

The Relaxation and Stress Reduction Workbook by Martha Davis - For anyone contemplating doing SR - Skilled Relaxation.
The Healing Power of Whole Foods by Beth Loiselle - For anyone contemplating a whole foods diet.
Saving Yourself From the Disease-Care Crisis by Walt Stoll - For anyone interested in wellness instead of living a life of chronic illness.