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Here is the book that revolutionized the way allergies and other common illnesses were diagnosed and treated.
Paperback, 352 pages
Published June 6th 1990 by William Morrow Paperbacks
(first published July 1982)
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Most important for me health book I've read. Thanks to a library patron requesting it for the library. Testing in a Clinical Ecology setting was as profound for me in expanding my world view as being in the 1964 Alaskan earthquake.
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A worthwhile introduction to clinical ecology and environmental disease--together, an area of growing interest in medicine that involves reactions to foods, synthetics, and pollutants. Randolph--one of the first to treat patients using ...more
Old book, but very eye opening. Pioneer in the field of environmental health, Theron Randolph outlines how he figured out that people were reacting to foods and chemicals in their environment in ways that were hitherto undocumented. Very interesting. He makes strong connection between these reactions and some mental illnesses that he had experience with. Also has an interesting and helpful perspective on these kinds of sensitivities acting like addictions.