Robert Sampson, M.D., is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Yale with a medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He has studied alternative approaches to healing for more than twenty years, and lectures frequently on accessing inner resources for healing. Patricia Hughes, B.S.N., was a staff nurse in intensive care and coronary intensive care units for fourteen years. Her personal battle with environmental illness led her on a journey of healing that defied conventional wisdom. She is now in private practice with Dr. Sampson in Andover, Massachusetts.
"More than any other book I've read on the subject, Breaking Out of Environmental Illness brings day-to-day details of trying to live in a poisoned world, to life, and also brings to the reader's awareness the awful plight of people struggling with this 'unauthorized' illness."