In his appointments with patients, Dr. Saldmann noticed that illness was like a third person in the doctor-patient relationship. Patients expected him to prescribe medication to rid them of their illness or treat their symptoms, but didn't expect to have to change their behaviour. Medication alone, patients assumed, would do the work of healing.
The Best Medicine Is You shows how small, basic changes—from eating chocolate in the morning to sleeping well at night—can improve your health, protect against disease, and help you lead a happier life. Your health is in your hands.