"A provocative contribution to the debate on what constitutes a healthy diet. It deserves to be widely read." (The Boston Herald
"In our rapidly changing world where technology is king, we have forgotten that native peoples once thrived, disease-free, until the introduction of refined foods into their diets. This is dramatically revealed in Traditional Foods Are Your Best Medicine
. . . . I've reviewed dozens of books on nutrition over the years, but Traditional Foods Are Your Best Medicine
put a lot of things in perspective for me." (Irene Alleger in The Townsend Letter for Doctors
"An excellent, comprehensive book. Dr. Schmid blends the wisdom of traditional eating patterns with modern scientific knowledge." (Annemarie Colbin, author of Food and Healing
About the Author
Ronald F. Schmid, N.D., a licensed naturopathic physician and Jungian psychotherapist, is a graduate of M.I.T. and has taught at naturopathic medical schools in Oregon, Washington, and Arizona. He lives in Connecticut and practices in Westport and Greenwich. He is the host of "Just Past High Noon," a radio show about alternative medicine and psychology.