A Physician's Handbook on Orthomolecular Medicine is a collection of articles that covers the advancement in the field of orthomolecular medicine. The title presents papers that discuss the methodology and technology involved in the adjustment of the natural chemical constituents of our bodies, along with related concerns. The book aims to further promote orthomolecular medicine by discussing its effectiveness and efficiency as a form of medical treatment. The coverage of the text includes orthomolecular medicineas application in treating mental disorders and regulating disease. The book will be of great use to students, researchers, and practitioners of health sciences.H.L. NEWBOLD 19 Pangamic Acid: B1, a ALLAN COTT ... the treatment of mental illness goes back more than 2000 years, to a period long before lime juice was made required fare in the British Navy in 1795 . ... The latest impetus for the use of vitamins in the treatment of mental disorders comes from a paper published by Linus Pauling (1968)  in which he ... Since most chemical reactions in living organisms require catalyzation by enzymes, vitamin levels are of critical importance.
|Title||:||A Physician's Handbook on Orthomolecular Medicine|
|Author||:||Roger J. Williams, Dwight K. Kalita|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2013-10-22|