Batmanghelidj, Fereydoon (Age 73) Fereydoon Batmanghelidj, M.D., an internationally renowned researcher, author and advocator of natural medicine died on. That’s Dr. Fereydoon Batmanghelidj. His Big Idea was that dehydration is the main cause of disease. It was untenable to begin with. Fereydoon Batmanghelidj was a doctor and alternative medicine promoter. He claimed that the true cause of much disease is really.

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Inafter the Iranian Revolutionhe was sent to Evin Prison. He claimed that he discovered the medicinal value of water in treating the pain of peptic ulcers during his detention in prison by treating inmates with water when medication was not available.

You may cancel at any time with no questions asked. We should drink as much water as the body needs, and the need is determined by the color of the urine: This book, the result of over 20 years of research, looks at the conditions of obesity, cancer and depression through a new physiological perspective and offers a new approach in preventing and treating these conditions Smallpox, polio, measles, and all the other viruses that can kill very easily, and the body has an ability to mount a defense system against these hot viruses, viruses that actually very quickly can kill.

His Big Idea was that dehydration is the main cause of disease. The First 30 Days is an excellent guide.

For Batmanghelidj the epiphany was a glass of water that apparently relieved a stomach pain. I hear all day long on my local radio station commercials for The Water Cure, which was created by a Dr.

Her philosophy is described as reactionary and pseudoscientific.

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B’s message to the world is, “You are not sick, you are thirsty. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Water for Health, for Healing, for Life: At the Foundation for the Simple in Medicine he began to research the effect of chronic unintentional dehydration on the human body.


It is impossible to differentiate peptic ulcers from non-ulcer dyspepsia or other conditions without an endoscopy or an imaging procedure. The first was published in in The Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology. He later married Xiaopo Huang Batmanghelidj. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. You also want to drink water after eating—or other activities—to supply any deficit because the body may have gone ahead and borrowed water to perform its functions.

Ardeshir, Babak, Camila[1] and Lila, who committed suicide while he was imprisoned. Don’t treat thirst with medication. Batmanghelidj died inso I was surprised to hear it was still being vigorously promoted. Dehydration actually produces pain and many degenerative diseases, including asthma, arthritis, hypertension, angina, adult-onset diabetes, lupus and multiple sclerosis.

In an interview with Mike Adams he made a series of very questionable statements:. He expanded his thinking to include acidity and immunology:. I know people usually think distilled water is a good choice, but eventually it leeches minerals out of the body. So how can we expect a body that depends on the other amino acids to survive? The report of his findings was published as the editorial of the Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology in June Batmanghelidj gave a prisoner with unbearable pain two glasses of water.

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Many fruits and vegetables contain potassium. It claims that pain is a signal system denoting free water deficiency of the cell. He recounts here how he first discovered the healing abilities of. His ground-breaking book “Your Body’s Many Cries for Water” has been translated into 15 languages and continues to inspire readers all over the world. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. He was instructed to drink two glasses of water every three hours and became absolutely pain free for his four remaining months in the prison.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Batmangelli I have no idea how to spell his name promising wonderful cures by eliminating caffeine and alcohol and drinking water and sprinkling sea salt on your food.


This is wrong, biased information. When the revolution erupted inBatmanghelidj, a member of a prominent family, was jailed and was told to take care of the medical needs of fellow prisoners. The Water Cure is nonsense, but its story provides a cautionary tale. Science and Medicine Tagged in: Acid registers within the brain; the brain translates this acidity situation into pain at the location of the excess acid. Batmanghelidj practiced medicine in the United Kingdom before returning to Iran where he played a key role in the development of hospitals and medical centers.

He claimed that the true cause of much disease is really dehydration, and that many diseases can be cured simply by drinking large amounts of water. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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He claims that histamine regulates the water in the body and that antidepressant drugs are antihistamines, pain medications are antihistamines, and other medications are directly and indirectly antihistamines.

He suggests that water is a no-cost solution to heart disease. Next Be careful what you wish for, Dr. If you are urinating within 2 hours of drinking water, you should eat bagels to help keep fdreydoon water in your body long enough for it to work.

Please try your request again later. A number of his fellow prisoners had previously been diagnosed with peptic ulcer disease PUD. Provide feedback about this page.

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