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Titel: Is This Your Child's World
Verlag: Bantam, US
Auflage: 1st Edition
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Inhaltsangabe: A best-selling author and pediatric allergist explains how hidden toxins in classrooms and at home pose a serious threat to children, putting them at risk physically, mentally, and psychologically, and shows how to keep them from harm.
Today, environmental dangers pose the greatest health threat in history toour children. Sensitivities to everything from foods to furnaces andpesticides to paints are behind a rash of unexplained illnesses and behavioraland emotional problems, including learning difficulties. Now, Dr. Doris Rapp,a leading specialist in environmental medicine, offers the first comprehensivesource book on environmental illnesses-- and the common, often unsuspectedtoxic substances and chemicals found in America's schools and homes.
>At preschool, four-year-old Ryan became fatigued, "antsy," and clung to hismother. The cause? The aerosol spray used on the nursery school table.
>During the cold months, ten-year-old Liza suffered from chronic recurrentinfections, headaches, and severe leg aches. The cause? A leaky gasfurnace.
>With no warning, eight-year-old William suddenly had trouble writing, andhis grades dropped from 85 and 90 percent to barely passing. The cause? A newcarpet at school.
Is This Your Child's World? gives you:
>Step-by-step help in detecting environmental illness in your child, with anexplanation of symptoms and diseases--including asthma, hyperactivity, andlearning problems that may be caused by allergenic substances; recommendedmedical tests; an elimination diet for uncovering food allergies.
>Recommended home and prescription remedies, immediate help for acutesymptoms, detoxification for recurring or long-term illness, and where toobtain professional informed medical help.
>Checklists and sources for locating environmental dangers at school and athome, from furnishings and cleaning compounds to common building materials.
>Detailed information on removing the causes of environmental illness, fromusing chemical-free cleaners, air purifiers, and vacuums to tackling biggerproblems, such as eliminating mold and germ contamination, and safer pesticideuse. Plus a list of agencies and organizations that can provide assistance.
Copyright © 1996 by Doris J. Rapp, M.D.
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