The Athlete's Book of Home Remedies
Jordan Metzl
Mike Zimmerman
Price  1299.00
Jordan Metzl, M.D., an Ironman, marathoner, and respected physician in sports medicine presents an A-to-Z guide to healing every ache and pain that elite, beginner, and all athletes in between encounter from the serious to the simple.

Quick fixes and effective home remedies for runners, bikers, skiers, golfers—and all types of athletes—to get them back in the game fast.

From casual joggers to competitive triathletes, high school footballers to aging weekend warriors, tens of millions of Americans enjoy—and get injured enjoying—sports and fitness activities. (High school athletics alone result in more than 2 million injuries a year!) Now, the hobbled masses have an authoritative guide to healing themselves: The Athletes Book of Home Remedies.

This comprehensive guidebook for fitness buffs and sports enthusiasts empowers readers to self-diagnose and self-treat chronic and acute aches and pains—from shin splints and sprains to athlete’s foot—and provides medically sound advice on preventing injuries.

A doctor-designed, get-back-in-shape workout and diet plan accompanies the head-to-toe diagnostic manual, ensuring that readers will not only come back from injury stronger than ever, but will avoid getting sidelined in the future.
ISBN 9781609612344Category Non-fictionSubcategory Mind, Body, Spirit
Publisher Macmillan USAImprint RodalePublished 10/12/2012
Format 230mm x 191mmBinding PaperbackPage extent 400
Jordan Metzl, MD, is a nationally known sports medicine physician at New... »