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Bio-Identical Hormone Expert and Wellness Author Michael E. Platt, M.D. Wins Reader Views Best Alternative Health Book Award for THE MIRACLE OF BIO-IDENTICAL HORMONES

Los Angeles, CA – Dr. Michael E. Platt, board certified internist, bio-identical hormone expert, and author of the highly-praised The Miracle of Bio-Identical Hormones, How I Lost My: fatigue, hot flashes, ADHD, ADD, fibromyalgia, PMS, osteoporosis, weight, sexual dysfunction, anger, migraines Clancy Lane Publishing, 2007, ISBN 978-0-9776683-2-8, has won Reader Views 2007 Best Alternative Health Book Award. Earlier this year, Dr. Platt also won Allbooks Review Editor’s Choice Award for Best Health Book 2008.

“We are pleased and proud to have discovered Dr. Platt’s pioneering health book and to have been able to honor it with an award,” states Irene Watson, Managing Editor, Reader Views.

Reader Views, headquartered in Austin, TX, reviews more than 2,000 books per year from small presses, university presses or independent book publishers. Its judges are book reviewers, all avid readers considered experts in their respective fields. Reader Views, created in 2005, is a participant in the National Book Critics Circle Campaign to Save Book Reviews from obsolescence.

Wellness colleagues, other book reviewers, and patients in the U.S. and abroad laud Dr. Platt’s The Miracle of Bio-Identical Hormones for its “reader-friendly exploration” of how natural (non-synthetic) bio-identical hormones can have the power to heal many maladies often considered “incurable.” “This is the most important health book published this year, or any year for that matter. It’s an easy, fascinating, highly-informative, even life-changing read,” states Barbara Morris, compounding pharmacist and author of Put Old On Hold. The book is also considered an excellent primer for compounding pharmacists and others in the wellness community who work with bio-identical hormones.

Dr. Platt’s book, now selling on Internet bookseller websites (Amazon, Barnes & Noble, drplatt.com, and others), and in U.S. bookstores, is distributed by Midpoint Trade Books of New York, New York.

Dr. Platt, founder of the Platt Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, CA, is internationally known for his innovative, preventive approach to medicine. His protocol allows his patients to successfully relinquish most of their medications. Dr. Platt has devoted 34 years of his practice to wellness, and, since 1983, to the concept of balanced hormones.

For further information please contact distributor Midpoint Trade at (212)727-0190, Midpoint Trade Marketing Director Julie Hardison at (913)362-1120, or the author’s book shepherd WJ Carrel at authorambassador at aol.com, or readerviews.com.