Case studies Articles

Exclusively plant, whole-food diet for polypharmacy due to persistent atrial fibrillation, ischaemic cardiomyopathy, hyperlipidaemia and hypertension in an octogenarian

This article originally appeared in BMJ Case Reports 2018;11:e227059. doi:10.1136/bcr-2018-227059 Summary: Polypharmacy is common and associated with negative health outcomes in the elderly. We...

British Medical Journal - Follow-up of water-only fasting and an exclusively plant food diet in the management of stage IIIa, low-grade follicular lymphoma

This article originally appeared in BMJ Case Reports 2018; doi:10.1136/bcr-2018-225520 Summary: This is a 3-year follow-up report of a case that was originally published in BMJ Case Reports in...

Long-Term Relief from Chronic Posttraumatic Headache after Water-Only Fasting and an Exclusively Plant-Foods Diet

This article originally appeared in Alternative and Complementary Therapies: August 2017 edition, Vol. 23 issue 4.  Summary: Chronic posttraumatic headache (CPTHA) occurs in up to 95% of...

World-Class Health Care at TrueNorth

This article originally appeared in the Fall 2016 issue of Health Science magazine, the member magazine of the National Health Association. NHA president gets up close and personal at TrueNorth...

British Medical Journal Publishes Report from TNH on the Successful Treatment of Lymphoma Cancer with Fasting and a Vegan, SOS-free Diet

This article originally appeared in BMJ Case Reports 2015; doi:10.1136/bcr-2015-211582 Summary: Follicular lymphoma (FL), the second most common non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL), is well...

A Case of Nonpharmacologic Conservative Management of Suspected Uncomplicated Subacute Appendicitis in an Adult Male

Reprinted from: The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, Volume 17, Number 3, 2011, pp. 1–3 Abstract Background: Appendicitis is an acute condition of the abdomen that is treated...

Fast Track to Health

Reprinted with permission from Dr. Julian Whitaker's Health & Healing newsletter copyright Healthy Directions, LLC. To subscribe, visit www.drwhitaker.com. For the last 35 years, I've...

FASTING: BACK TO THE FUTURE

Although the notion of electing to go without food for prolonged periods of time to improve one's health has not been something commonly considered in recent times, fasting has a long and...

The Benefits of Fasting

IN THIS ARTICLE YOU WILL learn about some of the tremendous benefits that can be derived from a properly conducted fast.  When properly utilized, fasting is a safe and effective means of...

Do You Need to Fast?

Throughout history, people have noticed that when they become acutely ill, they lose their appetites.  The early Hygienic physicians reasoned that there must be some physiological reason for...