Growing Greener Children: Raising Healthy Children to Live Lightly on the Planet

  • Author Jane Hanckel

A comprehensive guide for parents who care about their children’s health and the environment. Gives easy access to information about common toxins in our environment and food and what you can do to avoid exposing your child to unnecessary health risks. This book provides parents with information and latest research about everyday environmental concerns and the link to illnesses such as asthma, ADHD, obesity and precocious puberty. The book features practical suggestions of how to avoid the everyday environmental triggers that enable parents to create environments for their children’s health and well being.

“The future of the human species is dependent on how we take care of our young. If we are to survive Eco parenting is not an option it is a necessity. Eco parenting practices as outlined in this book can help save the environment and curtail the current epidemic of lifestyle related chronic diseases such as obesity, diabetes, ADHD, asthma etc. while also ensuring that children and their parents live long, joyous and fulfilling lives.”
Professor Marc Cohen, MBBS(Hons), PhD(Elec Eng), PhD (TCM), BMedSc(Hons), FAMAC, FICAE Professor of Complementary Medicine, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University

“Eco Parenting — growing greener children is beyond doubt amongst the most important and informative books ever written on nurturing healthy, happy and sustainable families. This easy to read book contains such valuable, interesting and well researched knowledge that I find it hard to imagine why every family isn’t given a copy when they have their first child.”
Ryan Hamilton, Manager, Wholelife Santos, Byron Bay