Dr. Andrew Weil is an outspoken advocate of holistic health. He is the author of many books on the subject, as well as numerous articles. He is the founder of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona. He received both his medical degree and his undergraduate degree in biology from Harvard University. Dr. Weil is best known for establishing the field of integrative medicine, which aims to combine alternative and conventional medicine. In this interview Dr. Weil talks about the disparities between what patients expect and what doctors provide, and how to activate the body’s own healing mechanisms.