Digestive Wellness for Children: How to Strengthen the Immune System & Prevent Disease Through Healthy Digestion

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Basic Health Publications, Inc., 2006 - Health & Fitness - 341 pages
Lipski offers a perfect primer for all parents who are interested in learningabout and supporting their children's digestive health.
 

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Contents

Our Kids Overfed and Undernourished
9
Chemicals and Convenience Consumer Be Aware
14
A Journey Through the Digestive System
28
Enzymes The Bodys Workhorses
40
Probiotics and Prebiotics Keys to Healthful Resilience
44
Dysbiois An Unbalanced Body Ecology
55
Acid Alkaline Balance Optimizing Cellular Function
62
Healing Your Child with Food
69
Inflamed or Irritable Bowels
169
Additional Conditions That Benefit from a Healthy Gut
181
Arthritis
183
Asthma
194
Attention Deficit Disorder
201
Autism
209
Cystic Fibrosis
217
Diabetes
224

We Are What We Eat
71
Making the Change
83
How to Feed Your Kids to Theyll Be Happy and Youll Be Happy
95
Digestive Health Issues in Children
103
Introduction to Part Three
104
Food and Environmental Sensitivities
105
Leaky Gut Syndrome
113
Care and feeding of Infants and Toddlers
118
Issues of the Mouth Esophagus and Stomach
135
Issues of the Small Intestine
145
Issues of the Large Intestine
159
Downs Syndrome
234
Influenza
239
Migraine
245
Conclusion
253
Resource
255
Laboratory Testing and SelfTesting
262
Healing Nutrients Herbs and Supplements
272
References
295
Index
329
About the Author
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About the author (2006)

Author Profile Elizabeth Lipski, Ph.D., CNN, CHN is board certified in Clinical Nutrition and Holistic Nutrition. Dr. Lipski has been working in the field of holistic and complementary medicine for over 25 years. The author of "Digestive Wellness, Digestive Wellness for Children", and "Leaky Gut Syndrome", she's also the Director of Doctoral Studies in Holistic Nutrition at Hawthorn University. Dr. Lipski is a member of the Board of Directors for the National Association of Nutrition Professionals and the Nutrition Advisory Board for the Institute for Functional Medicine.Throughout the year Dr. Lipski frequently appears on radio. She is a Nutritional Commentator for the PBS TV cooking show "Harvest Eating". Numerous magazine interviews include: "Newsweek, Women's World, Alternative Health, Let's Live, Men's Health, Natural Pharmacist, Bottom Line Health", and "Vegetarian Times". In addition to her own books, Dr. Lipski has been interviewed for Rodale's Alternative Cures and The Women's Doctor's Guide to Alternative Medicine. Dr. Lipski is the founder of Access to Health Experts, a web-based holistic health membership site, and Innovative Healing, a web site offering the latest information in integrative healthcare. She is a consultant to the pharmaceutical company Nutricia North America. She is nationally known for her expertise in the fields of nutrition, integrative health, and digestive and auto-immune conditions. Dr. Lipski is currently in practice in Asheville, NC, offering private counseling in person and over the phone.

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