Family Health

A Guide to Child Health - Fourth Edition

A Holistic Approach to Raising Healthy Children

Dr. Michaela Glöckler & Dr. Wolfgang Goebel

This acclaimed guide to children's physical, psychological, and spiritual development is now available in a fourth revised edition. Combining up-to-date medical advice with issues of development and education, this is ... read more

$40.00

A Guide to Child Health - Fourth Edition - A Holistic Approach to Raising Healthy Children

Home Nursing for Carers

Tineke van Bentheim

When the original edition was published in the 1980's, it became a mainstay at our home.  I used it for all manner of illnesses and injuries - we had 3 small children, so I was given plenty of opportunity to become familiar with this book.  It is a wonderful resource - v... read more

$19.95

Home Nursing for Carers

Practical Home Care Medicine

A Natural Approach

Christine Murphy, Editor

This little book is a gem! Like a homeopathic remedy, it's small size belies its power to heal. Christine Murphy has gathered together what I believe is best collection of home remedies ever presented in one place. Most of them them are ones she grew up with and many of th... read more

$15.00

Practical Home Care Medicine - A Natural Approach

Baby's First Year

Growth and Development from 0 to 12 Months

Paulien Bom and Machteld Huber

A baby's first year presents parents with many different challenges. The initial excitement of pregnancy is followed by the child's birth and subsequent development, but many parents feel the need for significant support and information related to the everyday areas of lif... read more

$19.95

Baby's First Year - Growth and Development from 0 to 12 Months

Awakening to Child Health - Vol. 1

Holistic Child and Adolescent Development

Raoul Goldberg MD

Awakening to Child Health - Vol. 1, is an exquisitely beautiful and warm portrait of child development and the health-giving impact of a warm and nurturing environment on the emerging human being. I should be clear that this is *not* a home medical care guidebook.... read more

$30.00

Awakening to Child Health - Vol. 1 - Holistic Child and Adolescent Development

What Babies and Children Really Need

Sally Goddard Blythe

This book represents a milestone in our understanding of child development and what parents can do to give their children the best start in life. The author uses the latest scientific research to demonstrate how a baby’s relationship with the mother has a lasting and fun... read more

$30.00

What Babies and Children Really Need

The Gateways Series: A Warm and Gentle Welcome

Nurturing Children from Birth to Age Three

The Gateway's Series just gets richer and richer and more and more useful. WECAN's newest offering, A Warm and Gentle Welcome is packed with some of the best articles I've seen addressing the needs of the youngest children and what adults in a wide variety of situat... read more

$20.00

The Gateways Series: A Warm and Gentle Welcome - Nurturing Children from Birth to Age Three

Crying and Restlessness in Babies

A Parent's Guide to Natural Sleeping

Ria Blom

Note: This book is currently out of print. We are looking for a replacement! Here's the book I wish I had when my children were babies. Every parent knows the sound of a baby who won't settle down to sleep. Crying and restlessness, especiall... read more

$15.95

Crying and Restlessness in Babies - A Parent's Guide to Natural Sleeping

Healing Massage for Babies and Toddlers

Julie Woodfield

Loving touch and bodily contact is essential for the healthy development of babies and toddlers. The author of this book explains when massage can help and shows the connection between tactile stimulation and physiological reactions in children. Julia Woodfield int... read more

$24.00

Healing Massage for Babies and Toddlers

The Vaccination Dilemma

Christine Murphy, Editor

"This book should be read by all physicians, health care providers, and families with children." —John R. Lee, MD In their first five years of life, children are expected to undergo 37 doses of eleven ... read more

$15.00

The Vaccination Dilemma

Vaccination

A Guide for Making Personal Choices

Dr. Hans-Peter Studer, Edited by Dr. Geoffrey Douch

While many parents are quite willing to follow official recommendations for child immunization, others avoid every vaccination for their children. Dr. Studer helps parents reach informed decision based on clear information. He explains the levels of danger of various disea... read more

$12.50

Vaccination - A Guide for Making Personal Choices

Birth and Breastfeeding

Rediscovering the needs of women during pregnancy and childbirth

Michel Odent

“ Just when we thought everything had already been said about birth and breastfeeding, Odent challenges us anew with a vision that is both provocative and compelling. A book you’ll want to discuss even before you finish reading it.” ... read more

$22.00

Birth and Breastfeeding - Rediscovering the needs of women during pregnancy and childbirth

Primal Health

Understanding the critical period between conception and the first birthday

Michel Odent

Odent, a leading pioneer for natural childbirth, indicates that the period between conception and a child’s first birthday is critical to lifelong health. In this prophetic book, first published in 1986, Odent argues that different parts of the “primal adaptive system... read more

$24.00

Primal Health - Understanding the critical period between conception and the first birthday

The Good Sleep Guide - Fully Revised, 3rd Edition

for You and Your Baby

Angela Henderson

After my first child was born I was astonished at how little sleep I got because she slept so fitfully. At that time the available advice on the subject ranged from "just let the baby cry" (with the "guarantee" that babies could cry for at most 45 minutes - something my ba... read more

$12.95

The Good Sleep Guide - Fully Revised, 3rd Edition - for You and Your Baby

The Gateways Series: The Young Child in the World Today

Wonderful! Some of the best articles published by Gateways on some of the most pressing concerns of the day. Topics covered include new health problems of children and youth, sexual abuse of children, ADHD, violence and electronic media, TV and ADD, virtual ... read more

$20.00

The Gateways Series: The Young Child in the World Today

Homeopathic Medicine at Home

Maesimund B. Panos, M.D. , and Jane Heimlich

This is one of the two guides to homeopathic medicine that helped me raise my children. I found it over 20 years ago, when it was one of the only books written for the layperson wanting to use these simple and highly effective remedies for themselves and their family. The ... read more

$12.95

Homeopathic Medicine at Home

Everybody's Guide to Homeopathic Medicine

Safe and Effective Remedies for You and Your Family

Stephen Cummings, MD and Dana Ullman, MPH

This is the other guide to homeopathy that accompanied me and my children as they were growing up. As with Panos's book, I still return to it when someone in my family or a friend is visited by illness. The edition I'm able to offer you contains even more information and h... read more

$16.95

Everybody's Guide to Homeopathic Medicine - Safe and Effective Remedies for You and Your Family

Homeopathic Medicine for Children and Infants

Dana Ullman, M.P.H.

This is an excellent resource for parents wanting to use natural healing methods that support the bodies response to illness. The first half is organized by common ailments and includes accessible descriptions of the symptoms addressed by the various homeopathic medicines.... read more

$13.95

Homeopathic Medicine for Children and Infants

Working with Anxious, Nervous and Depressed Children

A Spiritual Perspective to Guide Parents

Henning Köhler

Henning Köhler courageously presents parents and teachers with a practical path of schooling the thinking, heart, and will in selfless devotion to the individual destiny of each child. This is a book every teacher, parent and friend of children will want to read and consi... read more

$18.00

Working with Anxious, Nervous and Depressed Children - A Spiritual Perspective to Guide Parents

A Thought Is Just a Thought

The Story of Living with OCD

Leslie Talley

Powerfully illustrated, A Thought Is Just a Thought is the compelling and sympathetic story of Jenny, who suffers from obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). It describes Jenny’s visits with her mother to a doctor. He notices that Jenny is afraid to stop tapping t... read more

$10.00

A Thought Is Just a Thought - The Story of Living with OCD

The Vaccine Guide (2002 Edition)

Risks and Benefits for Children and Adults

Randall Neustaedter, OMD

Aside from diet and discipline, no other issue concerns parents more today about their children's health than the safe use of vaccines. The Vaccine Guide provides a clear, well-balanced, and thoroughly researched review of vaccine use. I strongly recom... read more

$18.95

The Vaccine Guide (2002 Edition) - Risks and Benefits for Children and Adults

Healing Childhood Ear Infections

Prevention, Home Care, and Alternative Treatment

Dr. Michael A. Schmidt

Ear infections are still the leading reson parents take their child to a doctor. To combat infections, parents and doctors employ arsenals of antihistimines and antibiotics, and too quickly resort to ear tubes nad surgery. In this updated and revised second edition of his be... read more

$16.95

Healing Childhood Ear Infections - Prevention, Home Care, and Alternative Treatment

Prozac Free

Homeopathic Alternatives to Conventional Drug Therapies

Judyth Reichenberg-Ullman, ND, MSW and Robert Ullman, ND

In Prozac Free, homeopathic physicians Dr. Judyth Reichenberg-Ullman and Dr. Robert Ullman offer compelling reasons for considering the homeopathic approach as an alternative to taking conventinoal medications such as Prozac, Zoloft, Pxil, and Wellbutrin. The auth... read more

$15.95

Prozac Free - Homeopathic Alternatives to Conventional Drug Therapies

Rosemary Gladstar's Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health

174 Teas, Tonics, Oils, Salves, Tinctures and Other Natural Remedies for the Entire Family

Rosemary Gladstar

The herbal that has it all! I ordered copies of this book for our book shop sight-unseen simply because I enjoy Rosemary Gladstar's other herbal books so much. I expected to find another book reflecting her love of plants and knowledge of herbs, and containing many o... read more

$16.95

Rosemary Gladstar's Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health - 174 Teas, Tonics, Oils, Salves, Tinctures and Other Natural Remedies for the Entire Family

Healthy Body, Healthy Brain

Alzheimer's and Dementia Prevention and Care

Jenny Lewis

This book is the result of Jenny Lewis’s research and experience as a caregiver for her mother, who has suffered from senile dementia for fifteen years. Despite her mother’s worsening condition, Jenny has continually fostered an attitude of hope and a determined effort... read more

$13.95

Healthy Body, Healthy Brain - Alzheimer's and Dementia Prevention and Care

Farewell My Friend

A Step-by-Step Guide to Handling a Serious Illness and Even the Death of a Loved One

Beatrice Toney Bailey

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$19.95

Farewell My Friend - A Step-by-Step Guide to Handling a Serious Illness and Even the Death of a Loved One