Healing the Thyroid with Ayurveda.
Healing the Thyroid with Ayurveda
Marianne Teitelbauc, D.C.
Healing Arts Press
Inner Traditions International, Ltd.
One Park Street, Rochester, VT 05767
9781620557822, $16.99, PB, 288pp, www.amazon.com
Synopsis: "Healing the Thyroid with Ayurveda: Natural Treatments for Hashimoto's, Hypothyroidism, and Hyperthyroidism" is a comprehensive guide to addressing the growing epidemic of thyroid disease from the perspective of the Ayurvedic tradition.
Author and Ayurvedic expert Marianne Teitelbauc provides details the author's successful treatment protocols for Hashimoto's thyroiditis, hypothyroidism, and hyperthyroidism developed over more than 30 years of Ayurvedic practice; explores the underlying causes of thyroid malfunction, the thyroid's connections to the liver and gall bladder, and the importance of early detection; and also includes treatments for common symptoms of thyroid disease, such as insomnia, depression, fatigue, and osteoporosis, as well as for weight loss and hair growth.
A comprehensive guide for practitioners and those concerned with thyroid health, "Healing the Thyroid with Ayurveda", integrates the ancient medicine of Ayurveda with modern scientific findings to address the growing epidemic of thyroid disease.
Based on the treatment of thousands of patients, "Healing the Thyroid with Ayurveda" also shares success stories of thyroid healing and the scientific studies that support the author's Ayurvedic thyroid protocols. Offering an easy-to-follow yet comprehensive guide, "Healing the Thyroid with Ayurveda" shows that optimum thyroid health as well as overall health are within everyone's reach.
Critique: Comprehensive and thoroughly 'user friendly' in organization and presentation, "Healing the Thyroid with Ayurveda: Natural Treatments for Hashimoto's, Hypothyroidism, and Hyperthyroidism" is a critically important and unreservedly recommended addition to personal, community, college, and university library Alternative Medicine collections in general, and Thyroid Treatment supplemental studies lists in particular. It should be noted for students, academia, and non-specialist general readers with an interest in the subject that "Healing the Thyroid with Ayurveda" is also available in a digital book format (eTextbook, $10.99).
Editorial Note: Marianne Teitelbaum, D.C., graduated summa cum laude from Palmer College of Chiropractic in 1984. She has studied with several Ayurvedic doctors, including Stuart Rothenberg, M.D., and Vaidya Rama Kant Mishra. The recipient of the Prana Ayushudi Award in 2013, she lectures and writes extensively about Ayurvedic treatments for all diseases.