Some sources are treasure-troves, others sound like snake-oil salesmen. Our red-ribbon panel lists its faves.
Healing HIV: How to Rebuild Your Immune System, by Jon Kaiser, MD.
(Healthfirst Press/Mill Valley, CA), $19.95
You Don’t Have to Die: Unraveling the AIDS Myth, by Leon Haitow, ND, DO,
and James Strohecker with The Burton Goldberg Group. (Future Medicine Publishing/Puyallup, Washington), $14.95
Nutrition and HIV: A New Model for Treatment, by Mary Romeyn, MD. (Jossey- Bass Inc. Publishers/San Francisco), $20
The HIV Wellness Sourcebook: An East-West Guide to Living Well with HIV/ AIDS, by Misha Ruth Cohen, OMD, LAC, with Kalia Doner. (Henry Holt/ New York), $14.95
Encyclopedia of Nutritional Supplements, by Michael Murray, ND. (Prima Publishing/Rocklin, CA), $19.95
Prescription for Nutritional Healing A-To-Z Guide to Supplements by James F. Balch, MD, and Phyllis A. Balch. (Avery Publishing Group/East Rutherford, New Jersey), $19.95
AIDS Treatment News
P.O. Box 411256
San Francisco, CA 94141
CATIE (Community AIDS Treatment Info Exchange) Treatment Update
(also publishes fact sheets)
420-517 College St.
Toronto, ON M6G4A2
Buyers club sites offer treatment information and fact sheets:
Direct Access Alternative
Boston Buyers Club
Houston Buyers Club
Other good alternative info—plus, these provide links to more:
The New Mexico AIDS InfoNet
Click on Fact Sheets. This site includes Native American healing methods.
Critical Path AIDS Project
Includes a resource guide for alternative health care on the Internet.
American Botanical Council
Herb Research Foundation
Puts together the lipodystrophy-steroids-vitamins puzzle.