David Perlmutter, M.D., FACN, is a board-certified neurologist and fellow of the American College of Nutrition. He serves as medical director of the Perlmutter Health Center and the Perlmutter Hyperbaric Center in Naples, Florida and is also an adjunct instructor at the Institute for Functional Medicine. He is the author of three books and numerous journal articles. Dr. Perlmutter has appeared on 20/20, Larry King Live, CNN, Fox News, Fox and Friends, the Today show, The Oprah Show, and The Early Show on CBS.
Alberto Villoldo, Ph.D., has trained as a psychologist and medical anthropologist, and has studied the healing practices of the Amazon and the Andean shamans for more than 25 years. While at San Francisco State University, he founded the Biological Self-Regulation Laboratory to study how the mind creates psychosomatic health and disease. Dr. Villoldo directs The Four Winds Society, where he trains individuals in the U.S. and Europe in the practice of shamanic healing. He directs the Center for Energy Medicine at Los Lobos, Chile, where he investigates and practices the neuroscience of enlightenment.
I found this book entertaining. I enjoyed the synergistic approach of science and spirituality to better the body. Read morePublished 11 days ago by MICHAEL
Very interesting,! I loved about 90 percent of it but there is a small chapter related to shamanistic meditation that I'll skip! Read morePublished 29 days ago by Deborah
very good book with lots of good information both spiritually and physicallyPublished 1 month ago by Sandra Vos
I am a student of Alberto's and have read all of his books. This one was very different, but very informative and I really loved it. Read morePublished 1 month ago by shamanic practictioner
I personally was disappointed in Dr. Perlmutters series of discs. I LOVED the 1st disc, with only a hint of selling me something. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Skippy
this is an interesting collaboration of a medical neurologist,nutritional scientist and anthropologist/shaman. It is speculative,anecdotal,and edgy science but thought provoking. Read morePublished 2 months ago by gene