Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis: An Evidence-Based Guide to Recovery
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Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis: An Evidence-Based Guide to Recovery

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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 altern...more
Paperback, 396 pages
Published July 20th 2010 by Allen & Unwin (first published January 1st 2010)
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Val
I really enjoyed reading this book. Dr. Jelinek bases the book on us his own personal experience with MS as well as providing us with an excellent medical resource on this debilitating auto immune disease that strikes so many people of all ages. The book focus in more on the aspect of prevention and slowing of the disease process. His relationship with his Mother, who also lived and died from MS was very touching. He gives us a very personal and up close view of that struggle, which motivated hi...more
Jennifer Hunter
Prof Jelinek has written a very thorough book on both natural and medical recommendations for controlling the progressive disease, multiple sclerosis.

Jelinek wrote this book close to his heart - his mother was disabled by the disease and actually committed suicide after many years of suffering. Jelinek was also diagnosed over 10 years ago. He has taken charge, however, and has not faced any further debilitation.

The books discusses diet very thoroughly. He was inspired by the MS diet put into pla...more
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This book appears to have some good SOLID practical advice unlike the other book. Lots of excellent information on antioxidants. I really found this interesting on page 123 - "Indeed, US researchers have noted that abnormal iron accumulation is common in a variety of neurodegenerative diseases, including MS, and there is evidence that iron plays a role in promoting inflammation. They showed that the common Th1 pro-inflammatory cytokines were more toxic to nerve cells if they were loaded with iro...more
Tash
A must read for anyone touched by MS.
Laura Gilfillan
This book includes a personal story of MS, a succinct update on current treatments for the disease, and hope for how one can still have a good life. I wanted to know some information about MS, and I think this book did a good job of giving me that information.
Lynnea
interesting - but a bit over the top
Lisa
Life changing!
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