Dr. Sheldon Deal graduated from the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic in 1965 as valedictorian of his class. He spent two years of clinic internship at the Glendale Chiropractic clinic, Glendale CA. He opened his private practice of natural healing in Tucson in 1967. He is licensed as a Naturopathic Medical Physician as well as a chiropractor. He is a physical fitness enthusiast and prides himself on keeping on the cutting edge of the research being done around the world. This results in a busy travel schedule as he lectures abroad numerous times during the year. He has been instrumental in forming local organic gardening clubs and chapters of the national health federation. Dr. Deal is currently president of the Examining Board for Diplomats in the International College of Applied Kinesiology and a member of the Metabolic Research Foundation. He has authored two books on nutrition and one on Applied Kinesiology.