Stellar Medicine: A Journey Through the Universe of Women's Health by Dr. Saralyn Mark (Brick Tower Press) was published for Amazon/Kindle and Nook. The print version is now available on, and in your favorite book stores.

This book is a part memoir/part guidebook on controversial health issues. Dr. Mark explores the political and social environment which shapes these issues while weaving in her unique adventures on all the continents and with the space program to illustrate her points.

Chapters focus on menopause, alternative therapies, sex and gender based medicine, spirituality and healing, veterans health, pandemics and public fears, medical myths, reproductive health, the health benefits of sex, chocolate, wine and shopping and more. This educational and entertaining book has generated lively discussions during all of Dr. Mark's book reading events and media appearances. Her candor and humor inspire her audiences to use the book as a guide to achieve health and wellness even during times of stress.

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Selected Book Events:

  • Book Signing at Barnes & Noble, 4801 Bethesda Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20814 on July 19, 2012 at 7pm
  • August 31, 2012, Royal Caribbean Cruise, Alaska
  • September 12, 2012, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC
  • September 13, 2012, Women's Leadership Summit, Kensington, Maryland
  • September 14, 2012, National Academies of Practice Conference, Cleveland, Ohio
  • September 24, 2012, National Osteoporosis Foundation Gala, New York, New York
  • September 27, 2012, British Interplanetary Society, London, England
  • September 30, 2012, Barnard Club London, London, England
  • October 3, 2012,, Washington, DC
  • October 4, 2012, Friendship Hts Village Center, Chevy Chase, Maryland
  • October 24, 2012, Yale Barnes and Noble, New Haven, Connecticut
  • April 24, 2014. Laura Bush Institute on Women's Health, Dallas Texas
  • May 5, 2014. United Nations, New York, New York
  • May 19, 2014. Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan
  • May 20, 2015, Durham University, Durham, England
  • June 30, 2015, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC

Book Reading Video by Dr.  Saralyn Mark, June 24, 2012, Washington, DC