Overview of Cure Your Child with Food
Cure Your Child with Food: The Hidden Connection Between Nutrition and Childhood Ailments is about the connections between common ailments such as chronic ear infections, reflux, tummy aches, picky eating, poor growth, mood and behavior problems and your child’s diet.
Most people agree that a good diet is important but few know how to decipher the effect food has on their health. Cure Your Child with Food will help parents, medical professionals, teachers and caretakers identify possible dietary links and address the problem.
There are many informative nutrition books around but I noticed that many of them were boring. I was determined to write a book that was not only useful but also entertaining. The most fascinating part about being a nutrition detective is the real life situations I deal with daily. For that reason, the book revolves around true stories of families struggling with common health problems. I share their stories, how we figured out the solution, if their solution would help your child and how to apply it.
Previously published as the Nautilus Award-Winning What's Eating Your Child?, and now with a new chapter on the unexpected connection between gluten and insatiable appetite.
Most reflux in children over age two is from food intolerance. Food reactions can irritate the gut lining, causing the stomach to push food up into the esophagus.