Mirja Holtrop

Mirja Holtrop was born and raised in Germany, where she studied Computer Science and Public Relations. After working as a Marketing Assistant for a couple of years she joined the Dr. Rath Health Foundation. In the early 2000s she moved to South Africa where she studied Education at the University of Cape Town. Her first book, ‘The Secret of Cells’, was published in 2004.

Since then, after spending 13 years in South Africa, Mirja has published five more books and moved back to Germany. Today, in addition to writing books, she works on the Dr. Rath Health Foundation’s international Movement of Life project.

Mirja loves organic gardening, cooking, and animals. She lives with her eight-year old son near Düsseldorf in Germany.

Recent Articles


‘I Hear What You Say’: Why Active Listening Is The First Step To Improving Your Health

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Martin Luther King: Nonviolence Is The Answer To The Crucial Political And Moral Questions Of Our Time

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Mahatma Gandhi: Achieving Liberation From Oppression Through Non-Violent Resistance

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The Mind Controls The Body, And YOU Control The Mind: Stress And Its Biological Consequences

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Ignaz Semmelweis: Ignored, Rejected & Ridiculed By The Medical Orthodoxy – Then Proven To Be Right

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William Harvey – A Physician Who Understood He Was Ahead Of His Time

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