Nutrition & Behavioral Medicine Resources for Patients

Literature Resources

Thriving with Heart Disease by Wayne and Robin Sotile

Take a Load Off Your Heart by Joe Piscatella and Barry Franklin, PhD

Prevent, Halt and Reverse Heart Disease by Barry Franklin, PhD and Joe Piscatella

Positive Mind, Healthy Heart by Joe Piscatella
Anger Kills by Redford and Virginia Williams

Why Zebras Don't Get Ulcers by Gary Sapolsky

The Heart Speaks by Mimi Guarneri, MD

Don't Sweat the Small Stuff by Richard Carlson

Full Catastrophe Living by Jon Kabat Zinn, PhD

The Heart's Code by Paul Pearsall, Ph.D

Reversing Heart Disease by Dean Ornish, MD

Love and Survival by Dean Ornish, MD

Cardiac Website Links for Patients

  • Mended Hearts — a support organization for cardiac patients
    Click Here
    to be directed to the page on coping with heart disease.
  • WomenHeart — a support organization for women with heart disease

Enter psychosocial terms like “depression”, “anger”, or “psychological” in this website’s search engine for articles pertaining to these topics.

Pulmonary Website links for Patients

  • EFFORTS — an organization of COPD patients for support and advocacy
    Click Here
    to be directed to the page on depression and COPD.
  • COPD Foundation — an organization for patients with COPD and medical professionals
    Click Here
    to be directed to the page their Slim Skinny Reference Guide® (SSRG): Coping with Your Chronic Disease.
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