Diane L Cramer’s first book, How to Give an Astrological Health Reading, was published by AFA in 1988 and revised in 1996. That book simplified the subject of medical astrology by giving the reader a method to approach the horoscope in terms of health. In this, her second book, Dictionary of Medical Astrology, Ms. Cramer utilizes her 30 years of experience in medical astrology to present the reader with a user-friendly dictionary of the astrological meanings of common and everyday health disorders. The book is geared to the layperson who needs a guide to understanding specific planetary combinations and signs and their relation to health. Diane L. Cramer is a consulting astrologer, lecturer and teacher in all aspects of astrology in New York City. She specializes in writing and instructing on medical astrology and nutrition. Diane began studying astrology in 1973. At the same time she began studying health and nutrition. Her fascination with the human body in terms of health and nutrition led her to the study of medical astrology.