From one of the country's foremost doctors and now New York Times bestselling author comes a step-by-step plan for diagnosing, treating and healing Lyme and other chronic diseases.
Richard I. Horowitz is a board-certified MD specialising in Internal Medicine. He and his wife, Lee, founded the Hudson Valley Healing Arts Centre in Hyde Park, New York, which has treated over 12,000 patients for tick-borne diseases over the past twenty-six years. Dr. Horowitz is known for his pioneering work with Lyme disease and is recognised to be one of the country's foremost experts on chronic illness.
Praise for Why Can t I Get Better? Dr. Horowitz s book is for everyone who has been labeled with a chronic disease [it] shows how to get to the source of the problem, rather than just treating the symptoms. Dr. Bob Arnot, author of the New York Times bestselling The Aztec Diet and Wear and Tear Lyme disease is a far more extensive cause of chronic fatigue and disability than mainstream medicine cares to recognize. But hope is to be found in Dr. Horowitz's landmark book finally bringing desperately needed understanding and solutions to what clearly represents a modern day epidemic. David Perlmutter, MD, FACN, ABIHM, author of Grain Brain: The Surprising Truth About Wheat, Carbs, and Sugar Your Brain s Silent Killers Dr. Horowitz has been, and continues to be, in the trenches' in the battle to understand, diagnose and treat people who, like myself, have suffered or are suffering the effects of Lyme... I can think of no one more qualified to write about this subject. Daryl Hall, musician (Hall & Oates) Dr. Richard Horowitz brought [my family] back from the brink of Lyme disease hell to true health. In Why Can't I Get Better, Horowitz discusses...chronic disease and the cascade of problems that may start with infection but ultimately go far beyond it... His provocative insights apply to chronic illness writ large. Pamela Weintraub, award-winning author of Cure Unknown: Inside the Lyme Epidemic Well-researched, information-rich content the book offers matter-of-fact, objective narration. Library Journal This synopsis not only provides a treasure trove of information about Lyme disease to patients and health care providers, it also offers a glimmer of hope for anyone suffering from chronic illness. Publishers Weekly "