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The Parents’ Concise Guide to Childhood Vaccinations

Paperback $12.95

Oct 30, 2007 | 144 Pages

Ebook $9.99

Jul 06, 2010 | 144 Pages

  • Paperback $12.95

    Oct 30, 2007 | 144 Pages

  • Ebook $9.99

    Jul 06, 2010 | 144 Pages

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“A brilliantly readable exposition of the facts about vaccinations…this book will help you more than any other. “ — Jay N. Gordon, M.D., FAAP, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UCLA Medical School, and author of Listening to Your Baby

"A very readable discussion of the pros and cons of specific vaccinations, and of vaccines in general.  Feder includes alternatives to the standard vaccination schedule, an excellent ‘Safe Shot Strategy’ that advises on how best to prepare for vaccination, and information about prophylactic homeopathic treatments and other natural therapies."  — Melissa Chianta, Mothering Magazine

Table Of Contents

INTRODUCTION: The Vaccination Controversy
The Current State of Our Children’s Health
What’s Right for My Child?

CHAPTER 1: The Natural Parenting Approach to Health
The Conventional Perspective on Illness
The Holistic Perspective on Illness
Acute and Chronic Disease

CHAPTER 2: The Immune System and Vaccinations
Natural Immunity
Artificial Immunity

CHAPTER 3: Pro-Vaccination and Anti-Vaccination Viewpoints
Inactive Ingredients in Vaccines

CHAPTER 4: The Role of Government, Pharmaceutical
Companies, and Insurance
Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) and “Hot Lots”
National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP)
Medical Insurance Coverage

CHAPTER 5: Childhood and Adolescent Vaccines and
Recommended Immunization Schedule
Hepatitis B
Diphtheria, Tetanus, and Acellular Pertussis (DTaP)
Haemophilus Influenza Type B (HIB)
Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR)
Hepatitis A
Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
Travel Vaccines
Typhoid Fever
Yellow Fever

CHAPTER 6: Alternatives to the Standard Vaccine Schedule
No Vaccinations
Selective Shot Schedules
Exemptions from the Standard Schedule
Homeopathic Alternatives to Vaccines (Nosodes)

CHAPTER 7: The Safe Shot Strategy
Recognizing Vaccine Reactions (Immediate and Delayed)
Natural Treatment to Strengthen the Immune System
Safe Shot Strategy for Travel Vaccinations

CONCLUSION: What’s Right for My Child?

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