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Natural Cures For Dummies by Scott J. Banks, JJ Virgin, Joe Kraynak

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Foreword

I learned firsthand about the power of natural cures when a hit-and-run driver struck my then-16-year-old son Grant in September 2012. Among his injuries were a torn aorta, spinal fractures, skull fractures, and bleeding throughout his brain. As Grant lay in a coma, doctors offered a grim prognosis; they told us they could do nothing and advised us to let Grant go.

Western medicine provides numerous valuable contributions, but it often fails to see the bigger picture for healing and health. That’s where some of my closest friends — progressive doctors, nutritionists, and other healthcare professionals — selflessly provided their expertise to help heal Grant.

Bucking the status quo and implementing natural cures played a huge role in keeping Grant alive when doctors argued we had no hope. Eventually, he emerged from his coma and began to speak, every word becoming nothing short of a miracle. Grant not only survived; today he thrives. If I could glean a bright spot during that challenging time other than to never lose hope, I would emphasize how providing the right nutrients and other modifications can radically heal your body. That’s where Natural Cures For Dummies comes in.

In this user-friendly reference, Dr. Scott J. Banks couples cutting-edge information about symptoms and root causes with science-supported, safe “prescriptions” — healing foods, natural supplements, and lifestyle modifications — that, unlike pharmaceutical drugs or potentially invasive therapies, assist ...

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