Homeopathic remedies are increasingly being used to treat common childhood ailments. They are safe, have no side effects or allergic reactions, are inexpensive and, above all, effective. In this guide, Dana Ullman explains what homeopathy is, how it works and how you can use it correctly to enhance your child's health. He recommends remedies for more than 75 physical and emotional conditions, including: allergies, grief, anxiety, headaches, asthma, measles, bedwetting, nappy rash, bites and stings, shock, burns, sunburn, colic, teething, coughs and colds and travel sickness
Without doubt, this is the most comprehensive book on homeopathic pediatrics. Included is a complete guide to the correct use of homeopathy, recommended remedies for the treatment of more than seventy-five common physical, emotional, and behavioral conditions, and valuable information on the essential medicines that all parents should have in their home medicine kits
About the Author
Dana Ullman, M.P.H. (Masters in Public Health, U.C. Berkeley), is one of America's leading spokespersons for homeopathic medicine. He has authored five books including, Everybody's Guide to Homeopathic Medicine (with Stephen Cummings, MD), Homeopathic Medicines for Children and Infants, The One-Minute (or so) Healer, and Discovering Homeopathy. His writings have also appeared in The Western Journal of Medicine, Social Policy, Utne Reader, The Futurist, and The Reader's Digest Family Guide to Natural Medicine, and he is consistently quoted in the leading national media.
In addition to his own writing, Ullman's company, Homeopathic Educational Services, has published over 30 homeopathic books including many leading texts for consumers and professional homeopaths.
Dana Ullman serves on the Advisory Council of the Alternative Medicine Center at Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons and is a consultant to Harvard Medical School's Center to Assess Alternative Therapy for Chronic Illness. She is a regular speaker at universities, medical schools, pharmacy schools, and hospitals. Some of the schools he has appeared at include U.C.S.F. School of Medicine, Stanford School of Medicine, Duke Medical School, U.C. Berkeley, New York University, and University of Illinois.
Besides serving as an educator, Dana has developed a line of homeopathic medicines called Medicine From Nature, which are manufactured by Nature's Way, a leader in the natural products industry.
“Dana Ullman has put together the clearest and most logical approach to the treatment of children's diseases and problems that I have seen. Parents will be delighted to have once again some control over their children's illnesses.”
—Lendon Smith, M.D., President, National Health Awareness Institute; author of Feed Your Kids Right
“The neglected factor in today's medical care is the innate healing potential of the human body. Homeopathic medicines stimulate this potential in a safe, effective, and inexpensive way. Parents who wish to enhance their children's health will be well advised to purchase and USE this book.”
—William Shevin, M.D., President, National Center of Homeopathy
“I have seen excellent results with homeopathy in my own patients and family. Dana Ullman's careful, thoughtful, well-organized book gives clear guidelines for safely treating children with this wonderful medicine.”
— Martin L. Rossman, M.D.,Assistant Clinical Professor, University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine
“It should be useful for those already convinced of the merits of this alternative method of medical care.”