eco parenting.... the book - growing greener children
The essential guide to raising healthy, happy children to live lightly on the planet
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
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.
Wholelife Santos, Byron Bay
A comprehensive resource for parents wanting to raise healthier,
happier children. This informative book provides the information
that you need to help your children and your family live a healthy
balanced life. The book is a message of hope - that by taking
responsibility for the environments we create for our children - we can
help parents and families regain control of their own health and well
Hanckel has been researching parenting, health and education for over
25 years. When Jane's youngest child developed serious eczema
and asthma that was unable to be remedied by conventional therapies she
educated herself on the importance of environment, diet, time in nature
and developmentally appropriate education. Combining this knowledge
enabled Jane to be instrumental in remedying her child's eczema and
asthma, creating a basis for their family's healthy and sustainable
is dedicated to helping children and families lead a healthier, happier
and more rewarding way of life. This book is a powerful tool to enable
families to raise healthy and happy children.
an excellent book! A boon for young parents wanting to do the best for
their children but deprived of information"
Peter Thompson, film critic and reviewer
"It's a great
resource for anyone wanting to get a handle on the toxic threats to children
but importantly it has heaps of information on how to create healthy and green
spaces for children that won't cost the earth."
Jo Immig, National Toxics Network
"This book helps provoke much needed questions about exposure to toxic
chemicals, and provides the pathways to finding answers."
international author "Sex, Lies and Pharmaceuticals" &