Home Doctor A Practical Guide To Treating Common Complaints At Home
by Dr. Michael Peters
A holistic approach to health is increasingly popular among doctors and patients, and Home Doctor helps you use all of the information available to treat many common conditions at home.
Practical and easy-to-use, it includes over 150 common symptoms, illnesses, and injuries, with advice on when you can treat them safely and effectively and when to call a doctor.
This section covers common conditions from fever to food poisoning, as well as conditions specific to men, women, and children.
Articles provide clear, thorough descriptions of the conditions, detailed self-help advice, and traditional and nontraditional treatments.
Photographs and step-by-step descriptions guide you through procedures for treating minor first-aid situations and medical emergencies.
A-Z of Drugs and Natural Remedies:
Detailed information about over-the-counter medications, herbal remedies, and common household substances to help you treat common conditions.
About the Author
Dr. Michael Peters has had a long and successful career in general practice; he has spent time working as a clinical assistant, and has provided medical care at clinics for the homeless in London.
Foreword by Adriane Fugh-Berman, MD, associate professor in the Department of Physiology and Biophysics at the Georgetown University School of Medicine.
******************** Positive Reminders
"Faith is taking the first step, even when
you don't see the whole staircase."
~ Martin Luther King Jr.
"I expect to pass through this world but once.
Any good thing, therefore, that I can do or any kindness
I can show to any fellow human being, let me do it now.
Let me not defer nor neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again."
~ Stephen Grellet
"Faith and Fear Share The Same Definition.
Believing that what you cannot see will surely come to pass.
Faith Attracts The Positive while fear attracts the negative."
~ Author Unknown