Healthy Child, Whole Child

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Healthy Child, Whole Child

Integrating the Best of Conventional and Alternative Medicine to Keep Your Kids Healthy

By Stuart H. Ditchek, M. D.; Russell H. Greenfield, M. D.

Collins Living, Paperback, 9780061685989, 330pp.

Publication Date: January 27, 2009

Description

Should you give your child nutritional supplements? Are vaccinations safe? Why are more and more children becoming couch potatoes? In Healthy Child, Whole Child, doctors Stuart H. Ditchek and Russell H. Greenfield answer these questions and more, offering authoritative, cutting-edge information on all aspects of children's health and wellness. Taking the position that conventional and alternative approaches to pediatric care are not mutually exclusive, they provide the newest science and most up-to-date information on:

  • The 6 myths (and one true statement) about vaccinations
  • The 10 powerhouse foods for your kids
  • The 7 questions you need to ask to find out if your child is overweight
  • The 16 herbs that are safe and effective for children
  • How to receive more integrative care from your current pediatrician
    And more!


Praise For Healthy Child, Whole Child

“[Dr. Ditchek and Dr. Greenfield’s] sound advice and supportive tone, along with their useful resource guide, will help parents care for their children in a complex world. Highly recommended....”
-Library Journal