About the Authors
SHERYL SHENEFELT, CN
Sheryl is a Certified Nutritionist as well as an author, educator, and mother with a passion for studying and researching food and nutrition information. She consults with and guides people in making healthy food choices and lifestyle changes for attaining optimal health and well-being.
Sheryl is the co-author of four nutrition books with Dr. David Brownstein, Medical Director of The Center for Holistic Medicine: The Guide to Healthy Eating, The Guide to a Gluten-Free Diet,The Guide to a Dairy-Free Diet, and The Soy Deception.
As a nutritional consultant, Sheryl is dedicated to serving the nutritional, lifestyle and wellness needs of individuals and families. She works directly with clients, but also teaches workshops aimed at improving the nutritional status and overall health of participants. She is a past board member of Healthy Traditions Network, the Local Chapter of the Weston A. Price Foundation and is now serving on their advisory board. Sheryl is married and the mother of a ten-year-old daughter and a six-year-old son; the inspiration for her interest in health and nutrition, and her desire to eat properly and raise a healthy family. "From my experience as a nutritionist and as a wife and mother desiring a healthy family," Sheryl says. "I recognize the importance of carefully selecting the type of food we eat, knowing where our food comes from, and buying foods in their most natural state from local farmers whenever possible."
David Brownstein, M.D.
David Brownstein, M.D. is a family physician who utilizes the best of conventional and alternative therapies. He is the Medical Director for the Center for Holistic Medicine in West Bloomfield, MI. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan and Wayne State University School of Medicine. Dr. Brownstein is board certified by the American Academy of Family Physicians. He is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American College for the Advancement in Medicine. He is the father of two beautiful girls, Hailey and Jessica, and is a retired soccer coach.
Dr. Brownstein has lectured internationally about his success with using natural items. Dr. Brownstein has authored Salt Your Way to Health, 2nd Edition; Iodine, Why You Need It, Why You Can’t Live Without It, 4th Edition; The Miracle of Natural Hormones 3rd Edition; Overcoming Thyroid Disorders, 2nd Edition; Overcoming Arthritis; Drugs That Don’t Work and Natural Therapies That Do, 2nd Edition; The Guide to Healthy Eating, 2nd Edition; The Guide to a Gluten-Free Diet, 2nd Edition; The Guide to a Dairy-Free Diet; and The Soy Deception.
Dr. Brownstein is the author of Dr. Brownstein’s Natural Way to Health Monthly Newsletter. His weekly blog can be accessed on his website at www.drbrownstein.com.
Dr. Brownstein’s office is located at:
Center for Holistic Medicine
5821 W. Maple Rd., Ste. 192
West Bloomfield, MI 48323