“Sicker, Fatter, Poorer” by Leonardo Trasande

SICKER, FATTER, POORERLeonardo Trasande, M.D., M.P.P.Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (2019)ISBN 9781328553492Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (05/19) Dr. Leonardo Trasande, M.D., M.P.P., is a Harvard educated pediatrician, professor, and research scientist. He has over twenty years of experience working with environmental health issues. “Sicker, Fatter, Poorer,” was written to educate readers about the dangers of … More “Sicker, Fatter, Poorer” by Leonardo Trasande

“The Probiotic Constitution” by Matthew J. Murphy

THE PROBIOTIC CONSTITUTION – NOT ALL PROBIOTICS ARE CREATED EQUAL Matthew J. MurphyCreateSpace (2018)ISBN 9781727632644Reviewed by Kimberly Luyckx for Reader Views (3/19) Based on his own personal experience with Inflammatory Bowel Disease or IBD, Matthew J. Murphy has investigated and experimented with various alternative remedies. Overtime, he has rooted out probiotics as the solution with … More “The Probiotic Constitution” by Matthew J. Murphy

“Marathon and Half-Marathon Training, One Day a Week” by John Timmerman

MARATHON AND HALF-MARATHON TRAINING, ONE DAY A WEEK John Timmerman Outskirts Press (2018) ISBN 9781478793885 Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (1/19) “Marathon and Half-Marathon Training, One Day a Week” by John Timmerman offers practical advice on how to prepare for these events by training only once a week. Based on personal experience, Timmerman … More “Marathon and Half-Marathon Training, One Day a Week” by John Timmerman

“Remedy: How I Cured the Incurable” by Matthew J. Murphy

REMEDY: HOW I CURED THE INCURABLE Matthew J. Murphy Xulon Press (2017) ISBN 9781545606285 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (8/18) In 2015, Army veteran Matthew Murphy was diagnosed with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), and doctors told him it was incurable. The only option was surgery or remain on medications for the rest of his life. … More “Remedy: How I Cured the Incurable” by Matthew J. Murphy

“Winning the War on Cancer: The Epic Journey Towards a Natural Cure” by Sylvie Beljanski

WINNING THE WAR ON CANCER: THE EPIC JOURNEY TOWARDS A NATURAL CURE Sylvie Beljanski Morgan James Publishing (2018) ISBN 9781683507246 Reviewed by Kimberly Luyckx for Reader Views (7/18) If you are a fan of alternative medicine or have a head for science, this book should be on your reading bucket list. “Winning the War on Cancer: The … More “Winning the War on Cancer: The Epic Journey Towards a Natural Cure” by Sylvie Beljanski

“This is Your Brain on Anxiety: What Happens and What Helps” by Faith G. Harper

THIS IS YOUR BRAIN ON ANXIETY: WHAT HAPPENS AND WHAT HELPS Faith G. Harper Microcosm Publishing (2018) ISBN 9781621064213 Reviewed by Rebecca Pauba for Reader Views (3/18) “This is Your Brain on Anxiety: What Happens and What Helps,” by Faith G. Harper reviews the basics of anxiety overall. It starts with explaining what anxiety actually is and … More “This is Your Brain on Anxiety: What Happens and What Helps” by Faith G. Harper

“Conscious Contact” by Deacon Bill Rich

CONSCIOUS CONTACT Deacon Bill Rich Outskirts Press (2017) ISBN 9781478781875 Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (10/17) “Conscious Contact” is an absolutely magnificent book that follows one man’s pilgrimage on the Camino de Santiago. Bill Rich is a retired business executive and a permanent Deacon in the Roman Catholic Church. Due to a degenerative arthritic condition … More “Conscious Contact” by Deacon Bill Rich

“My Journey with Infiltrating Ductile Carcinoma” by Anne Anderson

MY JOURNEY WITH INFILTRATING DUCTILE CARCINOMA Anne Anderson Xlibris (2017) ISBN 9781524579319 Reviewed by Kimberly Luyckx for Reader Views (12/17) Anne Anderson’s story begins when she is diagnosed with breast cancer in July 2013. Her book, “My Journey with Infiltrating Ductile Carcinoma,” goes on to chronicle her daily routine as she starts chemotherapy and experiences the side … More “My Journey with Infiltrating Ductile Carcinoma” by Anne Anderson

“Help! I Have a Brain Injury: And It Feels Like I’ve Dropped Out of the Sky” by Kay Pratt

HELP! I HAVE A BRAIN INJURY: AND IT FEELS LIKE I’VE DROPPED OUT OF THE SKY Kay Pratt Outskirts Press (2017) ISBN 9781478718079 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (12/17) “Help! I Have a Brain Injury: And It Feels Like I’ve Dropped Out of the Sky” by Kay Pratt is one of the most amazing, informative … More “Help! I Have a Brain Injury: And It Feels Like I’ve Dropped Out of the Sky” by Kay Pratt