Live in the Balance
By Linda Prout
For over three thousand years practitioners of Chinese medicine have known that food is health-giving. Now path-breaking nutritionist Linda Prout synthesizes the basic principles of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) with the science of western nutrition. With a clear focus to help readers achieve balance, Prout introduces the concept of balance and describes the signs and symptoms of various patterns of imbalance from a TCM perspective. She provides simple self-assessments readers can use to determine their own tendencies toward imbalance, and recommends foods, cooking methods, and lifestyle changes to balance each pattern. Fats, proteins, carbohydrates and sugars are each discussed from a western nutrition and eastern perspective, with beneficial and potentially unhealthful choices given for each body pattern.
The Little Book Of Detox
By Jane Scrivner
Feeling run down? Need a boost to put some sparkle into your life? The Little Book Of Detox is the perfect small guide for tip-top summer health. It is full of suggestions on how to give your body and mind a thorough spring-clean. Discover the key to feeling refreshed, invigorated and full of energy in this compact guide.