This colour textbook
enables acupuncturists to diagnose and treat physical and emotional
ailments in babies, children and teenagers. It draws on the author's
extensive clinical experience to provide solutions to a wide range of
conditions including asthma, allergies, bedwetting, digestive issues,
ADHD and depression.
2018, 10.24in x 7.13in / 260mm x
This colour textbook is a comprehensive guide to diagnosis and
treatment in paediatric acupuncture. Ill health related to modern
lifestyles is discussed, as is the role of family dynamics in childhood
disease. Rebecca Avern examines treatment of children from both a TCM
and a Five Element perspective. Throughout, she highlights how diagnosis
and treatment should be tailored depending on the age of the child. The
book includes information on a wide variety of treatment methods,
including needling and pediatric tui na.
The book covers
all the conditions that children commonly present with in modern
practice, including food allergies, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, issues
relating to Autism Spectrum Disorder, and teenage depression, anxiety
and eating disorders.