Connie Strasheim

About the Author Connie Strasheim is a medical researcher and writer, and the author of four books on holistic healing, including Defeat Cancer: 15 Doctors of Integrative and Naturopathic Medicine Tell You How, which was released on May 10, 2011. In addition, she has published two books on chronic Lyme disease, including Insights Into Lyme Disease Treatment: Thirteen Lyme-Literate Health Care Practitioners Share Their Healing Strategies, which has been the best-selling Lyme disease book on the market since its release in September, 2009. Ms. Strasheim's research and education, along with her near decade-long battle with chronic Lyme disease, have provided her with profound insights into how to heal chronic illnesses of all types using nutrition and natural remedies. In addition to writing books on medicine and holistic healing, she maintains a blog on chronic illness and Lyme disease, which can be accessed at: Prior to becoming a medical researcher, she was a medical interpreter for Spanish-speaking patients, as well as Spanish instructor, novelist and flight attendant for United Airlines. Her travels to over fifty countries on six continents have provided her with broad and unique perspectives on healing, and life.