FINDING A DOCTOR
After reading this book, many readers will want to find a doctor they can "talk with." Three physician organizations maintain lists of physicians and other healthcare practitioners who are open to new ideas and willing to work with their patients on optimal wellness programs and early detection of disease.
- The American College for Advancement in Medicine (ACAM) lists more than 1,000 physicians trained in complementary, alternative, and integrative medicine. www.acam.org, 800-532-3688
- The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) is an organization of more than 17,000 physicians and describes itself as "the only non-profit, non-commercial, medical society in the world devoted to eradicating the degenerative diseases of aging."
- The American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA) is "the leading
advocate for the use of holistic and integrative medicine by all licensed healthcare providers." www.holisticmedicine.org, 216-292-6644