At this very moment over 100 million Americans have one or more STDs. Shockingly, the vast majority of these individuals have no idea they are infected with an STD and are unaware of the role they are potentially playing in spreading their infections to others. Moreover, most Americans are unaware of the physical risks of the various forms of STDs, lack understanding of how each STD is actually spread and don’t truly know how to effectively avoid contracting an STD.
Harvard educated, celebrity physician, Dr. Robert Huizenga is determined to set the record straight regarding the misconceptions and harmful stigmas surrounding STDs. In a quest to help people avoid contracting and spreading STDs, as well as opening up the dialogue to people talking about them, Dr. Huizenga has written a ground-breaking guide to provides readers with a definitive guide to the scientific facts about STDs.
Readers will enjoy Dr. Huizenga’s down-to-earth language, medical advice and never before revealed stories from Hollywood’s beloved doctor.
As the lovable doctor on NBC’s The Biggest Loser Dr. H advocates for a non-surgical and drug-free approach to fat loss and reaching your optimal health. In his book “Where Did All the Fat Go? The WOW! Prescription to Reach Your Ideal Weight – and Stay There”, Dr. H details what it takes to get the fat off, and maintain your ideal weight without surgery, drugs or ultra-restrictive fat dieting.
In 1983, Dr. H served as the team doctor to the L.A. Raiders, a position that he held for a decade. In his 1995 book, Dr. H wrote “You’re Okay, It’s Just a Bruise” about his time as the Raiders’ team doc in which he shed light on steroid use in the NFL and the pressure that is put on players to perform in spite of the threat of serious injury. Dr. H’s book served as the basis for Oliver Stone’s movie “Any Given Sunday”, ignited a national discussion on anabolic steroid use and shed light on the long-term health effects of traumatic brain injury and concussions.