Books

Osteopathy for Children

By Elizabeth Hayden

This book explains simply and clearly how osteopathy can be of benefit to babies and children, and mothers during and after pregnancy. The book is easy to read and well illustrated, and gives a useful understanding of osteopathy for parents and health professionals.

‘As a midwife I regularly see the wonderful results of osteopathic treatment in babies, and have been delighted to find a book that explains more about osteopathy’

‘I was advised to try osteopathy for my daughter who cried non-stop for the first 3 months and hardly slept. It worked almost miraculously, and this book has helped me to understand why’

I was anxious to find out more about this effective therapy, but found a general lack of information, until I borrowed this very clear book from a friend …’

Cost £5.00 plus £1.50 postage and packing.

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Understanding Infant Colic

An Osteopathic Perspective

by Clive Hayden MSc DO MSCC

This 28 page booklet explains the different causes of infant digestive disorders, and how to recognise the difference between the symptoms of reflux, infant gut irritability, lactose intolerance and allergy. It explains different management for each cause including for parents in handling the child, medical management and how osteopathic treatment can help.

The booklet is aimed at parents trying to help their child with colic, but would also be a useful reference book for osteopaths, midwives and health visitors who need to advise parents on the management of infantile colic.

Clive Hayden MSc DO MSCC is an osteopath with over 30 years experience of treating babies, and is the author of a research paper ‘A preliminary assessment of the impact of cranial osteopathic treatment for the relief of infantile colic’ published in ‘Complementary therapies in Clinical Practice’ in 2006, and republished in 2009.

Cost £3.50 plus £1.50 postage and packing.

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