The Hidden Connection Between Nutrition and Childhood Ailments
Why treat your child with drugs when you can cure your child with
nutrition? Grounded in cutting-edge science and filled with case studies
that read like medical thrillers, this is a book for every parent whose
child suffers from mood swings, stomachaches, ear infections, eczema,
anxiety, tantrums, ADD/ADHD, picky eating, asthma, lack of growth, and a
host of other physical, behavioral, and developmental problems.
Previously published as What’s Eating Your Child? and now with a new chapter on the unexpected connection between gluten and insatiable appetite, Cure Your Child with Food
shows parents how to uncover the clues behind their children’s
surprisingly nutrition-based health issues and implement simple
You’ll discover how zinc deficiency
can cause picky eating and affect growth. The panoply of problems caused
by gluten and dairy. How ear infections and mood disorders, such as
anxiety and bipolar disorder, can be a sign of food intolerance. Plus,
how to get your child to sleep, soothe hyperactivity, and deal with
reflux using simple nutritional strategies.
Ms. Dorfman, a
nutritionist whose typical family arrives at her practice after seeing
three or more specialists, gives parents the tools they need to become
nutrition detectives; to recalibrate their children’s diets through the
easy E.A.T. program; and, finally, to get their children off
drugs—antibiotics, laxatives, Prozac, Ritalin—and back to a natural
state of well-being.
Softcover, 368 pages
Kelly Dorfman, MS, LND, specializes in finding nutritional solutions to
common ailments. She writes for the Huffington Post, is a columnist for Living Without
magazine, and has been featured in and written dozens of articles on
health and nutrition. In addition, she lectures on diet and health
around the country and has appeared on CNN and Fox News. Her practice is
located outside of Washington, D.C.