Books I Love

Theresa Nicassio


Many people have asked me which books and medical experts have been particularly informative or inspiring for me on my journey back to health. Here is a list of some of the ones that have stood out for me these past few years:

Anticancer (David Servan-Schreiber, MD, PhD)
Atlas of Human Anatomy (Frank H. Netter, MD)
Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain (Daniel Siegel, MD)
Coming to Our Senses (Jon Kabat Zinn, PhD)
Crazy Sexy Cancer (Kris Carr)
Crazy Sexy Kitchen (Kris Carr with Chad Sarno)
Dodging the Toxic Bullet (David Boyd, PhD)
Eat to Live (Joel Fuhrman, MD)
Forks Over Knives (T. Colin Campbell, PhD & Caldwell B. Esselstyn, MD)
Full Catastrophe Living (Jon Kabat-Zinn)
Gluten Freedom (Alessio Fasano, MD)
Grace Unfolding (Greg Johanson & Ron Kurtz)
Grain Brain (David Perlmutter, MD)
Hardwiring Happiness (Rick Hansen, PhD)
Images of Human Behavior (Daniel Amen, MD)
Kitchen Table Wisdom (Rachel Naomi Remen, MD)
Life Is Your Best Medicine (Tieraona Low Dog, MD)
Magnificent Mind at Any Age (Daniel Amen, MD)
Man’s Search For Meaning (Viktor Frankl, MD)
Meals that Heal Inflammation (Julie Daniluk)
Mindsight (Daniel Siegel, MD)
Naturopathic Approach to Visceral Manipulation (Ron Mariotti, ND)
Plenty (Yotam Ottolenghi)
Radical Acceptance (Tara Brach, PhD)
Silent Waves (Bruno Chickly, MD, DO (hon.)
The Biology of Belief (Bruce Lipton, PhD)
The Blood Sugar Solution (Mark Hyman, MD)
The Book of Kale (Sharon Hanna)
The Book of Kale and Friends (Sharon Hanna & Carol Pope)
The China Study (Thomas Campbell, M.D. & T. Colin Campbell, PhD)
The Courage to Create (Rollo May, PhD)
The Flavor Bible (Karen Page & Andrew Dornenburg)
The Green Boat (Mary Pipher, PhD)
The Hormone Diet (Natasha Turner, ND)
The Kind Diet (Alicia Silverstone)
The Mindful Brain (Daniel J. Siegel, MD)
The Raw Food Revolution Diet (Cherie Soria)
The Supercharged Hormone Diet  (Natasha Turner, ND)
The Way of the Bull (Leo Buscaglia PhD)
Wheat Belly (William Davis, MD)
Wisdom in the Body (Michael Kern, DO, R.CST, M.I.Cr.A., ND)