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100 Natural Remedies for Your Child: The Complete Guide to Safe, Effective Treatments for Childhood's Most Common Ailments, from Allergies to Weight Lby Jared M Skowron
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Americans spend $34 billion dollars annually on alternative medical therapies and products. Not only are we seeking out natural remedies for ourselves—increasingly, were also looking for ways to cut down on the amount of medication given to our children.
In 100 Natural Remedies for Your Child, pediatric naturopath Dr. Jared Skowron shows parents how to prevent and treat their childrens illnesses, from common ailments such as upset stomach, headaches, and minor infections to more serious problems like food allergies, diabetes, and asthma. While there is a time and place for conventional medicine, natural solutions, especially diet can be effective strategies for treating many of our childrens ailments.
100 Natural Remedies for Your Child includes:
• FOODS THAT HEAL: Dietary change is the core lifestyle modification in naturopathic medical practice. Dr. Skowron shows parents the power of nutrition and reveals how foods can help prevent and treat disease.
• TOXIC DETOX: From pesticides to plastics, natural medicine offers safe and proven methods for removing environmental toxins from our childrens bodies.
• SUPPLEMENTATION: Parents will learn which supplements are helpful for alleviating symptoms or preventing illness and what dosages are safe and effective.
• ALTERNATIVE REMEDIES: Instead of heading to the drugstore for an over-the-counter remedy when their child is ill, parents will learn how to use homeopathic remedies that save money and heal their child naturally.
In 100 Natural Remedies for Your Child, pediatric naturopath Dr. Jared Skowron shows parents how to prevent and treat more than 100 of childhood’s most common ailments, from the flu and chicken pox to more serious problems like food allergies and asthma. A leading expert in pediatric naturopathy, Dr. Skowron’s holistic approach includes treatments such as:
-Foods that heal—Dr. Skowron shows parents the power of nutrition and reveals how foods
can help prevent and treat disease
-Toxic detox—from pesticides to plastics, natural medicine offers safe and proven methods
for removing environmental toxins from our children’s bodies
-Supplementation—dietary supplements are a safe way to alleviate and prevent illness,
especially for children with food allergies
-Alternative remedies—homeopathic remedies save money and heal children naturally
About the Author
Dr. Jared Skowron is a graduate of the National College of Natural Medicine in Oregon and a professor of pediatrics at the University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine in Connecticut. He is the author of Fundamentals of Naturopathic Pediatrics, the definitive natural pediatrics textbook used in every natural medical school in pediatrics classes. He also has a private practice in Connecticut and serves as an educational spokesperson for Metabolic Maintenance products.
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