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Recommended Reading

Following is a list of books that Dr. Gleason and many of his patients have read. Many of them are available in the office. From time to time we will add new books to the list and review them, so check back often. If you have a book that you'd like to recommend or review, please call or email The Gleason Center.

Agatston, Arthur, M.D., The South Beach Diet. Rodale, 2003.

Angell, Marcia, M.D. The Truth About Drug Companies: How They Deceive Us and What To Do About It.  Random House, 2004.

Batmanghelidj, F., M.D. Your Body's Many Cries for Water. Global Health Solutions, Inc., 1997.

Bearden, Sarah. Nutrition in Essence. Hodder Arnold Publishing, 2006.

Bernstein, Richard K., M.D. Dr. Bernstein's Diabetes Solution: The Complete Guide to Achieving Normal Blood Sugars. Little, Brown & Co., 2007.

Bowden, Jonny, Ph.D., C.N.S. The Healthiest Meals on Earth. Fair Winds Press, 2008.

Brady, David M. Dr. Brady's Healthy Revolution - What You Really Need to Know to Stay Healthy in a Sick World. Morgan-James, 2007.

Brown, Ellen, Gluten-Free Holiday Baking. Cider Mill Press, 2012

Brownstein, David, M.D. The Miracle of Natural Hormones, 3rd edition.  Medical Alternatives Press, 1998.

..... Iodine - Why You Need it - Why You Can't Live Without It. Medical Alternative Press, 2009.

….. Salt Your Way to Health. Medical Alternative Press, 2006.

Brownstein, David, M.D. and Sheryl Shenefelt, C.N. The Guide to a Gluten-Free Diet. Healthy Living, 2008.

….. The Guide to Healthy Eating. Healthy Living, 2006.

...... Overcoming Thyroid Disorders.  Medical Alternatives Press, 2002.

Carr, Allen. The Easy Way to Stop Smoking. Sterling Publishing Co., Inc., 2004.

Challem, Jack and Ron Hunningake, MD. Stop Pre-Diabetes Now. John Wiley and Sons, 2007.

David, Marc. The Slow-Burn Diet: Eating for Pleasure, Energy & Weight Loss. Healing Arts Press, 2005.

Dowd, James E., M.D. and Diane Stafford. The Vitamin D Cure. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2008.

Edwards, Karen, Ph.D. Sweeten Your Life the Xylitol Way - Delicious Recipes Using Nature's Own Low-Calorie Sweetener. NOW, 2003.

Fallon, Sally Nourishing Traditions - The Cookbook that Challenges Politically Correct Nutrition and the Diet Dictocracts.  New Trends Publishing

Fenster, Carol, Ph.D. Gluten-Free - Quick and Easy. Penquin. 2007

Galland, Leo, M.D. The Fat Resistance Diet. Broadway Books, 2005.

Hahn, Frederick, Michael R. Eades, M.D. and Mary Dan Eades, M.D. The Slow Burn. Random House, Broadway Books, 2003.

Hay, Louise. Heal Your Body: The Mental Causes for Physical Illness and the Metaphysical Way to Overcome Them.  Hay House, 1984.

..... You Can Heal Your Life. Hay House, 1999.

Houston, Mark, M.D. with Barry Fox, Ph.D. and Nadine Taylor, M.S., R.D. What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Hypertension. Wellness Central, 2003.

Lee, John R., M.D. and Virginia Hopkins. What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Menopause. Time Warner Book Group, 1996.

Moberg, Kerstin Umas. The Oxytocin Factor: Tapping the Hormone of Calm, Love and Healing.  Da Capo Press, 2003.

Pollen, Michael. Food Rules: An Eater's Manual. Penguin Group, 2009.

….. In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto. Penguin Group, 2009.

….. The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals. Penguin Group, 2007.

Reinagel, Monica with Julius Torelli, M.D. The Inflammation-Free Diet Plan - The Scientific Way to Lose Weight, Banish Pain, Prevent Disease, and Slow Aging. McGraw Hill, 2006.

Rosedale, Ron, M.D. and Carol Colman. The Rosedale Diet. Harper Collins Publishers, 2004.

Sarno, John E., M.D. Healing Back Pain. Warner Books, 1991.

Simopoulous, Artemis, M.D. The Omega Diet: The Lifesaving Nutritional Program Based on the Diet of the Island of Crete.  Harper, Collins Publishers, 1999.

Wilson, James L. Adrenal Fatigue: The 21st Century Stress Syndrome.  Smart Publishing, 2001.

Tappert, Richard E., D.O., Stop Worrying About Cholesterol: Better Ways to Avoid a Heart Attack and Get Healthy. Infinity Publishing Co., 2005.

Wilson, James L., N.D., D.C., Ph.D. Adrenal Fatigue: The 21st Century Stress Syndrome. Smart Publications, 2008.

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