Now fully revised, this comprehensive guide features up-to-date information on the safest natural therapies, medicines, herbs, and supplements. The new edition also features the latest research on infertility, menopause, heart disease, osteoporosis, and more. Dr. Hudson shows you how to safely and effectively combine conventional and natural medicine to maintain heath and address specific medical conditions. Her groundbreaking work offers sound information on complementary therapies such as bio-identical hormones, vitamin supplementation, herbs, diet and exercise and helps you make informed choices about your health. Information is provided to help you decide when self-care is possible and when an alternative or conventional practitioner should be consulted. Dr. Hudson is an adjunct instructor at Bastyr. This work covers a range of women’s health issues including: Cancer prevention Cervical Dysplasia Contraception Endometriosis Heart disease Sexually transmitted diseases Endometriosis Menstrual cramps Pregnancy PMS Uterine Fibroids Vaginitis 500 pages Tori Hudson, N. D. , is a professor of gynecology at the National College of Naturopathic Medicine in Portland, Oregon, and medical director of the clinic A Woman's Time. A nationally recognized clinician, author, lecturer, and researcher, she has served as an adviser to the Department of Health and Human Services, the natural products industry, and several popular health publications.