One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer over the course of their lives, and breast cancer is the #1 killer of women ages 20-59. But did you know that only 13% of those diagnosed have a single first degree relative with breast cancer? For most of us, family history and genetics do not determine who gets breast cancer—we do! You have power over this disease.
Dr. Funk takes the broader conversation about total breast health to women everywhere with this straight-talking guide. Her mission is to educate as many women as possible about what they can do to stop breast cancer before it starts.
Dr. Funk writes Breasts: The Owner’s Manual just like she talks: with conviction, passion, and a laser focus on you.
Breasts: The Owner’s Manual not only provides a clear path to breast health, but a road that leads straight to your healthiest self. As someone who has faced breast cancer, I suggest you follow it.
I love this book! In Breasts: The Owner’s Manual, Dr. Kristi Funk's evidence-based advice will have you kicking breast cancer – and all of life’s major killers – to the curb.
Dr. Funk uses scientific facts, complex theories and clinical experience to artfully compose and communicate pearls of advice that are actionable and sensible. Breasts: The Owner’s Manual will become an indispensable and valued guide for women looking to optimize health and minimize breast illness.
In Breasts: The Owner’s Manual, I can hear Dr. Funk's straight-talking, witty voice as she debunks breast myths, simplifies complex choices, and inspires you to become your healthiest self. An important read for anyone looking to take charge of their health.
Breasts: The Owner’s Manual is an empowering guide to the latest life-saving information. It has everything you need for protecting and improving your health, tackling medical questions, planning health-supporting meals, and breaking through the myths that could hold you back, all in an easy-to-read format.
We all have (or had) breasts… but who has ever told us how to care for them? What should you eat, not eat, do, not do, and what about all those risk factors over which you have no control? There are so many mixed messages about screening, and even about what to do after you’ve been diagnosed. In Breasts: The Owner’s Manual, Dr. Funk helps you sift through all the confusion as though you’re having coffee with a dear friend – a friend who just happens to know a lot about breast health and illness! So grab a cup, and turn the page.
Dr. Kristi Funk seems to effortlessly distill the complex topic of cancer causation and promotion down to practical, actionable advice and cutting edge nutritional science. Breasts: The Owner’s Manual will become a cherished, life-saving manual shared among all generations of women throughout the world, for both breast health and breast illness. There’s simply no guide like it – and it’s so compelling to read!
I believe that Breasts: The Owner's Manual will change and save lives and serve as a gateway for many women to enter into a total health transformation: physical, mental and spiritual. It is a comprehensive ``how to & go to`` book addressing the lifestyle issues of anyone with breasts. Somehow Dr. Funk has been able to neatly dissect, define and package this explosive information. You now hold in your hands knowledge of revolutionary proportion. The light of this manual chases away the darkness that can be associated with breast health. Now sit back and enjoy the ride.
Breasts: The Owner’s Manual is highly readable, informative, and practical. Dr. Funk is a trustworthy and knowledgeable source of information. If you’re searching for the comprehensive book on breast health, look no further.
Dr. Funk has written an incredibly detailed and carefully documented book on the very complex topics of breast health and breast cancer. She lays out a clear plan for breast health, cancer prevention and, in reality, a lifestyle that we all could use to improve our health. Presented in an easily approachable manner, Breasts: The Owner's Manual does not spare the science (in fact really ladles it on), but she makes the science readable in a conversational style that both calms and empowers the reader (exactly how I imagine she talks with her patients!). As she writes in the Introduction, ``Knowledge is power, and power replaces fear with confidence and joy, which motivates you to implement changes`` - words that all patients (and all of us) can take to heart, making positive changes and taking control of our future!