Foreword by Velio Bocci, M.D. Preface to the Third Edition Acknowledgments Introduction PART ONE Foundations 1 Foundations of Oxidative Therapies 2 What are Oxidative Therapies? 3 Ozone: Properties and Uses 4 Ozone in Medicine 5 How is Ozone Therapy Applied? 6 Hydrogen Peroxide 7 Hydrogen Peroxide in Medicine 8 How is Hydrogen Peroxide Administered? 9 Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy PART TWO Oxidative Therapies in Medicine 10 Cardiovascular Diseases 11 Cancer 12 HIV/AIDS 13 Infectious Diseases 14 Musculoskeletal Problems 15 Neurodegenerative Disorders 16 Diabetes 17 Gynecology and Obstetrics 18 Lung and Bronchial Diseases 19 Diseases of the Skin 20 Eye Diseases 21 Diseases of the Ear 22 Other Health Problems 23 Accidents, Injuries, and Wound Healing 24 Athletic Performance, Preventive Health, and Healthy Aging 25 Dentistry 26 Veterinary Medicine PART THREE A Holistic Protocol 27 Body Cleansing 28 An Oxygenation Diet 29 Nutritional Supplements and Healing Herbs 30 Exercise and Breathing: Oxygenation and Oxidation 31 Emotions, Mind, and Spirit CONCLUSION The Future of Oxygen Therapies APPENDIX 1 Oxygen Products, Services, and Applications APPENDIX 2 Resources Notes Index
Nathaniel Altman traveled to Germany and Cuba and interviewed scientists from Russia, France, Italy, and the United States to obtain documented scientific evidence and clinical findings on the role of oxygen therapies as detoxifying agents and immunoregulators. He has authored more than 15 books, including A Russian Herbal, What You Can Do About Asthma, Healing Springs, and The Twelve Stages of Healing. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.
"Although the author clearly states that the book is not intended for self-medication, it offers in-depth explanations of various treatment methods and numerous examples of how and where the treatment can be implemented." * Gunnel Minett, author of Breath and Spirit and Exhale, Scientific and Medical Network Journal, May 2 * "[This book] really is a breath of fresh air and well worth the read." * Huw Griffiths, New Dawn, Jul-Aug 2007 * "Altman's book offers a responsible, balanced, and broad view of how we should live and care about our health and the valuable uses of oxidative therapies in treating health concerns." * Velio Bocci, M.D., emeritus professor of physiology at the University of Siena, Italy, and author of * "The simplest remedies are often the most effective. How could air not be one of them? Thanks to Nathaniel Altman's excellent book, you can learn about the full range of oxygen's healing therapies--from deep breathing to ozone therapy--and their effectiveness in bringing you back to health." * Christopher Vasey, author of The Acid-Alkaline Diet for Optimum Health and The Detox Mono Diet * "Altman who presents an intelligent, valuable guide for those seeking alternatives to conventional drugs." * So Young! * "An unpretentious, valuable guide to ozone and hydrogen peroxide therapies, and a good deal more." * The Book Review * "For the reader looking for alternatives to conventional drugs, whether for treatment or prevention, this book provides a wealth of useful information." * NAPRA ReView * "This intriguing story of the documented scientific studies and clinical findings that Altman has gathered from around the world, is the latest, most reliable, and most accessible information about the therapies, how they work, and what they do to promote the healing process." * Alive Books *