More than half a million people live with multiple sclerosis, yet conventional medicine still has little to offer patients. There is no known cure-and even recent breakthroughs in drug therapy do not work to control many of the symptoms or promise any degree of recovery. But there is an alternative to drugs that can stop and reverse the ravaging symptoms of MS-the MS Recovery Diet. As this book explains, there are five common food triggers that can set off the symptoms of MS-dairy, grains containing glutens, legumes, eggs, and yeast. Yet because MS is such a complex disease, other foods play a role, as culprits or aides. The MS Recovery Diet explains the background, science, and development of this treatment in one source for the first time, and shows readers how to pinpoint their specific problem foods and sensitivities. It also offers more than one hundred simple recipes, as well as strategies to improve digestion, balance the immune system, and repair the body's myelin-crucial steps toward healing the body. Both of the authors, Ann D. Sawyer and Judith E. Bachrach, who had been diagnosed and disabled by multiple sclerosis, have experienced incredible recovery on the diet. Within the first three months on this program, Sawyer was able to stop the disease progression and begin to walk short distances with an even gait. Bachrach, whose health has been declining because of MS for thirty- eight years, regained feeling in her toes in one week and after one year on the diet, has stopped taking all medication. This book shares the treatment plan that has dramatically changed their lives, and the lives of others who have discovered it. With inspiring personal stories throughout, it offers real help- and hope-for sufferers of MS.
|Healing Multiple Sclerosis: Diet, Detox & Nutritional Makeover for Total Recovery, New Revised Edition|
by Ann Boroch (Author)
This new, expanded edition (revised in 2014) gives a breakthrough treatment protocol that can restore health to those with multiple sclerosis. Even though MS is widely believed to be unbeatable, Ann Boroch, certified nutritional consultant and naturopath, has developed a breakthrough treatment protocol that is having dramatic results.
This landmark work describes how she cured herself of MS using complementary medicine, the real causes of MS, case histories of those who have...
|Cooking Well: Multiple Sclerosis: Over 75 Easy and Delicious Recipes for Nutritional Healing|
by Marie-Annick Courtier (Author), Vincent F. Macaluso MD (Foreword)
Can practicing a healthy lifestyle, which includes a healthy diet, decrease Multiple Sclerosis symptoms?
In the U.S. alone, approximately 400,000 people suffer from Multiple Sclerosis (MS). MS is an autoimmune disease that affects the central nervous system. There are a variety of symptoms of MS, and it affects people in different ways, but there is no cure.
Eating well can help strengthen your body, and make living with the disease a little easier. Maintaining a...
|The Multiple Sclerosis Diet Book: A Low-Fat Diet for the Treatment of M.S., Revised and Expanded Edition|
by Roy Laver Swank (Author), Barbara Brewer Dugan (Author)
Swank and Dugan provide complete background information on the development of the diet and the clinical tests that have proven its effectiveness. In addition to helpful sections on the lifestyle of the M.S. patient, Swank and Dugan offer tips on sticking to the diet, equipping the kitchen, shopping for healthful food, eating out (with some pertinent information on fast-food restaurants), and keeping the careful dietary records that are essential to continuing good nutrition.
|Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis: The Evidence-Based 7 Step Recovery Program|
by George Jelinek MD (Author)
Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis is an established and successful program of treatment. Once a diagnosis of MS meant inevitable decline and disability. Now thousands of people around the world are living healthy, active lives on the Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis recovery program. Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis explains the nature of MS and outlines an evidence-based 7 step program for recovery. Professor George Jelinek devised the program from an exhaustive analysis of medical research when he was...
|The Wahls Protocol: A Radical New Way to Treat All Chronic Autoimmune Conditions Using Paleo Principles|
by Terry Wahls M.D. (Author), Eve Adamson (Author)
An integrative approach to healing chronic autoimmune conditions by a doctor, researcher, and sufferer of progressive multiple sclerosis (MS) whose TEDx talk is already a web sensation
Like many physicians, Dr. Terry Wahls focused on treating her patients’ ailments with drugs or surgical procedures—until she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) in 2000. Within three years, her back and stomach muscles had weakened to the point where she needed a tilt-recline...
|Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis: An Evidence-Based Guide to Recovery|
by Professor George Jelinek (Author)
A research-based approach to treating the devastating neurological condition multiple sclerosis, based on a combination of drug treatment and lifestyle modifications Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a serious, progressively disabling condition for which current medical treatment is not particularly effective and has many side effects, however, this guide provides a genuine alternative. Through an exhaustive, evidence-based analysis of medical research, the study concludes that MS is a...
|Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis Cookbook: Delicious Recipes for Living Well with a Low Saturated Fat Diet|
by Ingrid Adelsberger (Editor)
There is no cure for Multiple Sclerosis, but you can make a real difference by changing what you eat. Medical research shows that a diet very low in saturated fat can reduce the disease's progression and even reverse its course in some cases. This cookbook gathers more than 200 favorite recipes from people with MS around the world. They are delicious, wholefood, meat-free, and dairy-free recipes for home cooks. The recipes include quick and easy lunches and dinners, a variety of seafood dishes,...
|Awkward Bitch: My Life with MS|
by Marlo Donato Parmelee (Author)
|The Wahls Protocol Cooking for Life: The Revolutionary Modern Paleo Plan to Treat All Chronic Autoimmune Conditions|
by Terry Wahls M.D. (Author), Eve Adamson (Author)
The cookbook companion to the groundbreaking The Wahls Protocol, featuring delicious, nutritionally dense recipes tailored to each level of the Wahls Paleo Diet.
The Wahls Protocol has become a sensation, transforming the lives of people who suffer from autoimmune disorders. Now, in her highly anticipated follow-up, Dr. Wahls is sharing the essential Paleo-inspired recipes her readers need to reduce and often eliminate their chronic pain, fatigue, brain fog, and...
|Exercises for Multiple Sclerosis: A Safe and Effective Program to Fight Fatigue, Build Strength, and Improve Balance|
by Brad Hamler (Author), Ben W. Thrower M.D. (Foreword)
A specially-designed, easy-to-follow program to feel better and improve your quality of life.
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a devastating disease that damages the central nervous system. It affects nearly 400,000 Americans with daily fatigue, loss of coordination and balance, and muscle spasms or spasticity–and it has no cure. Now, research shows that MS symptoms can be reduced through exercise, making living with MS a little easier. Exercises for Multiple Sclerosis tells you how...