About the Author
Dr. Melissa Clarke, a Harvard-educated physician for over twenty years, has been on the frontlines in educating patients about taking an active role in their health care. An emergency medicine physician certified in acupuncture, she supports the integration of the best of western and eastern medicine. She believes that whatever medical system we use, we each play a crucial role in our own wellness and healing. With her extensive knowledge of health care, she has been a commentator in newsletters, radio, and TV as well as Facebook and Twitter, @DrMelissaClarke, to educate and empower health-care consumers to be their best advocates.