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Raising Healthy Children in a Toxic World

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ISBN-10: 087596947X

ISBN-13: 9780875969473

Edition: 2001 (Revised)

Authors: Phillip J. Landrigan, Phillip J. Landrigan

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All parents want what's best for their children, and protecting them from the toxic materials that surround us, such as lead, asbestos, PCBs and pesticides, is pertinent to their well-being. This work provides parents with necessary information and recommended solutions.
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Book details

List price: $12.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Rodale Press, Incorporated
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.484
Language: English

Acknowledgmentsp. vi
Protecting Your Childrenp. vii
Protecting Your Child in Your Homep. viii
An Environmental Checklist for Your Homep. 1
8 Special Concerns for Your Baby's Roomp. 4
10 Ways to Avoid Allergy and Asthma Attacksp. 16
10 Practical Tips for Preventing Lead Poisoningp. 31
6 Cautions about Pesticides and Herbicidesp. 42
11 Ways to Reduce Exposure to Unsafe Foodsp. 50
13 Tips for Avoiding Exposure to Household Chemicalsp. 63
Protecting Your Child in Your Neighborhoodp. 78
An Environmental Checklist for Your Neighborhoodp. 79
12 Hints for Averting Day Care Hazardsp. 81
10 Ways to Make Your Child's School Saferp. 96
10 Tips for Avoiding Neighborhood Dangersp. 114
Protecting Your Future Childrenp. 126
An Environmental Checklist for Future Moms and Dadsp. 127
11 Ways to Protect Parents from Reproductive Risksp. 130
Recommended Readingp. 144
Resourcesp. 145
Creditsp. 148
Indexp. 149
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