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Mrs Snook’s raw food revelation

Dorothea Snook

“The first step to good health is to overcome constipation and indigestion… These two factors are the origin of all diseases. So many folk come to see me with so-called different complaints, but the origin of them all is always…

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Dorothea Snook: The Northam Years

'The doctors are out to get Mrs Snook!' Patricia Blundell of East Fremantle, ‘The West Australian’, May 26, 1990.   In late 1983, aged seventy, Dorothy (known publicly as Dorothea) Snook moved with her daughter Barbara to Peppertree House on…

17 comments on “Dr Alice Caporn. Alkaline diet raw food naturopath who tried to introduce wholemeal bread into Perth”

Dr Alice Caporn. Alkaline diet raw food naturopath who tried to introduce wholemeal bread into Perth

In 1939, Dr Alice Caporn was aged 65 and living in Perth. She lived for some time in the United States where she trained and developed her dietary theory. I came across Alice Caporn while writing "Mrs Snook's Diet", the biography…