The N.D.D. Book

The N.D.D. Book : How Nutrition Deficit Disorder Affects Your Child's Learning, Behavior, and Health, and What You Can Do About It--Without Drugs

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The Sears Parenting Library's latest addition is an exploration of how nutrition affects the brains and behavior of youngsters. N.D.D., or Nutrition Deficit Disorder, as coined by Dr. Bill Sears, is based on the idea that if "you put junk food into a child's brain, you get back junk behavior and learning." Dr. Sears will explore the latest scientific research on the effects of nutrition on the brain. He will present case studies of his own patients who were diagnosed as "N.D.D." and showed major improvement in learning and behavior with diet change. Instead of simply medicating his patients, Dr. Sears looked for a better solution--in fact, with better nutrition, many of his patients were able to greatly reduce or even stop their medication. The book will also provide parents with a prescription, shopping and meal tips, and recipes to make implementing a healthier lifestyle that much easier. THE N.D.D. BOOK will be a must-have for all parents who want to help their children become healthier, happier, and better prepared to more

Product details

  • Paperback | 212 pages
  • 137.16 x 205.74 x 10.16mm | 204.12g
  • Little, Brown & Company
  • Little, Brown & Co
  • Massachusetts, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0316043443
  • 9780316043441
  • 288,149

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"In "The NDD Book, " Dr. Sears once again delivers his signature recipe: authoritative, reliable, useful, compassionate, and wise guidance to better eating for a lifetime of better health."-David L. Katz, MD, Director, Prevention Research Center, Yale University School of Medicineshow more

About Sears

William Sears, M.D., is the father of eight children as well as the author of more than 30 books on childcare. He received his pediatric training at HarvardMedicalSchool's Children's Hospital and Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children. Dr. Sears is an Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine and has practiced pediatrics for more than three more

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