The Family Guide to Vitamins, Herbs, and Supplements

Deborah Mitchell

St. Martin's Paperbacks

Download Image Deborah Mitchell The Family Guide to Vitamins, Herbs, and Supplements

Available Formats

BookeBook

THE FAMILY GUIDE TO VITAMINS, HERBS AND SUPPLEMENTS

• The most comprehensive, up-to-date information you need to choose the safest, most effective natural supplements for you and your family

• A-to-Z glossary of all the essential vitamins, herbs, and supplements available—with detailed descriptions, dosages, benefits, and precautions

 • Simple daily recommendations for every member of the family: men, women, and children of all ages

• A handy quick-reference guide to common ailments—from acne and bronchitis to migraines and ulcers—featuring simple natural remedies that really work

• The latest medical findings on women’s bone health, children’s immune systems, the health effects of aging, and other need-to-know subjects

Plus a Natural Medicine Survival Kit—an all-purpose, easy-to-follow action plan to help you take control of your family’s health

Connect with the Author

Deborah Mitchell

Related Links


Sign Up for
Author Updates

Macmillan Newsletter


Sign up to receive information about new books, author events, and special offers.

Sign up now

Book Excerpts

Read an Excerpt

CHAPTER ONE

 
Children and Natural Supplements
It’s automatic: You’re a parent, you have a child, you worry. Even before he or she emerged from the womb, you were concerned about your child’s health, and that concern is ongoing. Perhaps you have decided to introduce your child to natural supplements as a way to protect his or her health. Right now, only one-third of children ages two through 17 take nutritional supplements, according to a recent report, but many, many more could benefit from them. And your child can be one of them!
Parents everywhere know—or

Read the full excerpt

Back

Reviews

Reviews from Goodreads

Back

About the Author

Deborah Mitchell

Deborah Mitchell is a widely published health journalist. She is the author or coauthor of more than three dozen books on health topics, including six books for St. Martin’s Press’s Healthy Home Library (52 Foods and Supplements for a Healthy Heart, 25 Medical Tests Your Doctor Should Tell You About, A Woman’s Guide to Vitamins, Herbs, and Supplements; The Complete Book of Nutritional Healing; How To Live Well with Early Alzheimer’s, and The Concise Encyclopedia of Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health) as well as The Wonder of Probiotics (coauthored with John R.Taylor, N.D.), Foods That Combat Aging, Your Ideal Supplement Plan in Three Easy Steps, and What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Back Pain (coauthored with Debra Weiner, M.D.).

Deborah Mitchell

Back

Buy the Book

Available Formats and Book Details

The Family Guide to Vitamins, Herbs, and Supplements
Deborah Mitchell

e-Book Agency

e-Book Agency
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks
December 2010
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781429974455
ISBN10: 1429974451
224 pages
$7.99

Mass Market Paperbound

Mass Market Paperbound
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks
December 2010
Mass Market Paperbound
ISBN: 9780312534172
ISBN10: 0312534175
4 3/16 x 6 3/4 inches, 224 pages
$7.99
Back

From The Publisher

St. Martin's Paperbacks

Latest on Facebook

Latest on Twitter

Back