by Carl E. Shrader, M.D.
Written in plain English from the point of view of experienced M.D. Carl E. Shrader, How to Be Your Own Doctor is full of practical suggestions you can use to give yourself a vital advantage when it comes to your health. Dr. Shrader will tell you everything you need to know to save yourself many times the cost of this book by:
-Preventing costly accidents and diseases
-Using inexpensive home remedies
Saving money on prescription drugs
-Avoiding unnecessary doctor's visits, misdiagnoses, and expensive surgeries
This book has information to help keep every member of your family in excellent health. You'll learn about everything from pregnancy and infant care to arthritis and Alzheimer's, including choosing a doctor, dealing with HMOs, allergies, drug addiction and over a hundred other health and safety issues you and your family face every day. If you are now sexually active, have been or plan to be, make sure you catch the chapters on AIDS, Safe Sex, Contraception, Seduction, Rape, Sexual Dysfunction in Women, Sexuality in Older Women, Impotence in Men and Circumcision.