Saving My Neck
In 1997, Timothy McCall, MD left a successful medical career to become a yoga therapist. Twenty years later, diagnosed with metastatic cancer, he returned his focus to the practice of medicine, this time as a patient. He would need all he had learned in both healing worlds….
Dr. McCall, author of the Amazon Bestseller Yoga As Medicine, leads us on a surprise-filled journey from South India to the US and back, from banana, jackfruit and coconut groves.....
"There is so much wisdom in this heartfelt, moving, and deeply personal book. Dr. Timothy McCall takes us on a colorful journey from South India through the halls of American hospitals. He deftly describes how he wove together the best of conventional and complementary medicine into a treatment plan that was both safe and effective."
– Lorenzo Cohen, PhD, Professor and Director, Integrative Medicine Program, MD Anderson Cancer Center; Co-Author, Anticancer Living: Transform Your Life and Health with the Mix of Six
"In this engaging memoir, Dr. Timothy McCall shows how he combined state-of-the-art scientific medicine with a variety of holistic healing tools, in order to address the many aspects of body, mind and spirit that modern medicine tends to neglect. This kind of integrative approach is the future of health care, and as this book deftly illustrates, it can be the present, too."
Mark Hyman, MD, Director, Cleveland Clinic Center for Functional Medicine and #1 New York Times bestselling author, Food: What the Heck Should I Eat?
“Dr. Timothy McCall’s new book documents his life-changing journey using Ayurvedic and Western medicine to cure his cancer. It is a guide that will change your life.”
– Dr. John Douillard, DC CAP, bestselling author and founder of LifeSpa.com, which has over 8 million YouTube views and 100k+ newsletter subscribers.