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Full Name: Dr. Leon Root
Biography:
(1929-2015) Author. Dr. Leon Root was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, and died in Manhattan, New York.
Author's Timeline:
1929 (Unknown) County
Leon Root was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, on June 15, 1929. 
2015 New York County
Dr. Leon Root died in Manhattan, New York, on September 21, 2015. 
1987 New York County
Dr. Root started a program in Manhattan and the Bronx to screen children for disorders of the bones and joints. 
1987 Bronx County
Dr. Root started a program in the Bronx and Manhattan to screen children for disorders of the bones and joints. 
1955 Westchester County
Dr. Root earned a medical degree from New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York, in 1955. 
1990 (Unknown) County
No More Aching Back: Dr. Root's New 15-Minute-a-Day Program for a Healthy Back
(Pub: Villard ISBN: 0394587944 / 978-0394587943)
Nonfiction. 
2005 (Unknown) County
Beautiful Bones Without Hormones: The All-New Natural Diet and Exercise Program to Reduce the Risk of Osteoporosis and Keep Your
(Pub: Gotham Books ISBN: 1592400620)
Nonfiction written with Betty Kelly Sargent. 
2015 New York County
Dr. Root lived in Manhattan, New York, and Roxbury, Connecticut. 

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