"Parents will find Dr. zur Linden's indications for proper care, nutrition, and upbringing a constant source of suport."
– Weleda Journal
"When a Child is Born will help every mother to develop the right attitude towards her pregnancy."
– Clause G. Doenges, M.D.
"This compelling account of radical cancer therapist Harry Hoxsey's 35-year battle with mainstream medicine makes for great reading, especially in light of new interest in unorthodox cures."
– Nina Utne, Utne Reader
"Kenny Ausubel takes this subject very seriously, while maintaining a very reader-friendly style. A fascinating, well-written story with a terrific human interest punch."
– Russ Reina, Talking Leaves, Winter 2001
"Investigative journalist Ausubel presents powerful and convincing testimony. He attemts to leave us with a note of hope as he reminds us that alternative cancer cures are finally becoming mainstream."
– Napra ReView, Sept/Oct 2000
"An expose of medical policies which have limited and affected promising alternative cancer therapies in this country."
– James A. Cox, The Midwest Book Reveiw
"This book is riveting. . . . This book is also extremely well referenced, with both historical records and modern scientific literature. The amount of scholarship that went into writing it is admirable."
– Dana Ullman, Whole Earth, Fall 2000
"An important book not only in flagging hopeful cancer treatments but in demonstrating the methods . . . through which modern medicine achieved its present status."
– New Jersey Naturally, Summer/Fall 2000
"Ausubel documents the amazing story of Hoxsey's rise to prominence . . . and the eventual destruction of his businessses in this country by the AMA and FDA. The most amazing part of the book is the phenomenal amount of research Ausubel conducted to bring Hoxsey's story to light. Ausubel's book is essential for anyone interested in the history of medicine or the history of herbalism."
– Stephen Buhner, HerbalGram, 2000
"Ausubel has done a remarkable job of bringing the drama of the controversial Harry Hoxsey and his herbal cancer treatments to light. This is a long book, but it makes a fascinating read."
– In the Leaves, The American Herb Association, 2000
"When Healing Becomes a Crime is extraordinarily well researched, documented, and written. Ausubel guides the work through a complex story without turning it into a political polemic. This is definitely a recommended text for any reader interested in understanding the tensions and changes in medical orthodoxy of the twentieth century."
– Dennis B. Worthen, Lloydiana, Vol. 6, No. 1, 2001
"A superb book on the politics of cancer."
– Making Scents, Winter/Spring 2001
"Hoxsey's fate--shared by other maverick therapists--has dramatic relevance today as alternative cancer treatment gains mainstream acceptance."
– Jim Motavalli, E Magazine, July/August 2002