According to Ayurveda, an ancient Hindu science, health is a state of balance among the body, mind, senses and soul. This book shows specific ways to promote children's health and well-being using Ayurvedic principles. Douillard explains how to identify the signs of imminent illness, how to make the home chemical and allergen free, and how to stock a "Lazy Susan" of useful natural medicines. Appendices provide shopping lists and a directory of national health providers. "Perfect Health for Kids" is an accessible, illustrated guide that provides highly effective health maintenance for children.
About the Author
JOHN DOUILLARD is a former professional athlete and the author of Body, Mind and Sport. Currently he is a consultant to the New Jersey Nets and cohosts a top-rated radio talk show in Colorado, Health Time. He received a Ph.D. from the Open International University, which was established by the World Health Organization and the United Nations University. He practices Ayurvedic and chiropractic sports medicine and lives in Boulder, Colorado, with his wife and five children.
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"Dr. John Douillard offers a scientifically validated approach to the well-being of children. Perfect Health for Kids combines insights of the great wisdom tradition of Ayurveda with a current understnading of body, mind, and spirit. This is a must-read."- Deepak Chopra, M.D."At last, a practical Ayurvedic guidebook specifically aimed at the care of children. Every parent and healer should own this insightful and timely book. It will contribute greatly toward the well-being and future of our entire society."- Dr. David Frawley"John Douillard is an exceptional healer, parent, and human being. I'd recommend Perfect Health for Kids to parents and caregivers of any age or level of experience. You'll discover a wealth of wisdom and useful information that you never knew."- Dr. Robert S. Ivker