Meet Howard Straus
Howard Straus, author of the Gold Medal-winning biography Dr. Max Gerson: Healing the Hopeless, is the second of Dr. Gerson’s grandchildren and has been immersed in the Gerson Therapy for much of his life. Educated at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Sc.B. Physics, 1964), Mr. Straus has spent most of his professional life as a computer systems analyst. He became deeply involved in Gerson’s work during his wife Sally’s successful cancer treatment, serving as a Director of the Gerson Institute, Editor of the Gerson Healing Newsletter, Lecturer, Webmaster and Vice President of Communications. He helped to develop and organize the first Gerson Practitioners’ Training course and eventually served as Founder and President of the Gerson Healing Center in Sedona, Arizona. He is also the founder of Gerson Health Media, which now publishes Dr. Gerson’s biography and Charlotte Gerson’s range of books and booklets on the Gerson Therapy, and founder and president of the Cancer Research Wellness Institute. Charlotte Gerson’s books have now been translated into nearly 20 languages worldwide, and are much sought after by desperate patients.
Mr. Straus has overseen and appeared in four Gerson documentaries, all of which are on the list of Food Matters’ “10 Best Cancer Documentaries of All Time.” He has a weekly Internet broadcast on the VoiceAmerica.com Health and Wellness channel called “The Power of Natural Healing,” with a monthly listenership of nearly 100,000 unique IP addresses from around the world. He has lectured in Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Slovenia, Croatia, Canada and the United States, and published articles in numerous scientific and popular publications in several languages. Mr. Straus’ unique knowledge was gained living with the his grandparents, the Gersons, while growing up, and absorbing the family’s oral history, which he has richly augmented from a wide variety of research sources.Mr. Straus lives in Carmel, California, with his wife Sally. He continues to pursue projects that spread the knowledge of natural healing around the world.
Join Howard Straus every week on the The Power of Natural Healing, Mondays at 11AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Health and Wellness Channel. Howard will interview researchers, authors and experts well known in the natural healing field, who will discuss their views and share valuable information that you can use to take control of your health.