Like many parents with children young children, we were concerned about the safety of immunizations when our twin boys were born. We read articles, books, and had lengthy conversations with our pediatrician. My husband, a scientist, could read and understand the ingredients in the proposed vaccines and we had a world-class physician who heard our concerns and helped us formulate a plan for our family. All parents deserve to be informed. I had access to experts that helped me make an educated decision.
At SteinerBooks, we bring those experts to you. The book Childhood Illnesses and Immunizations: Anthroposophic Ideas to Ensure the Wellbeing of Our Children in This Digital Age by Ross Rentea, Mark Kamsler and Andrea Rentea is a resource that every Waldorf teacher and parent should have on their bookshelf. Based on the authors’ many years of medical experience in the “trenches,” this book offers new ways of looking at the complex topic of childhood illnesses and immunizations.
Essential information is presented from an anthroposophic point of view:
CHILDHOOD ILLNESSES — their fundamental characteristics and meaning IMMUNIZATION INFORMATION — benefits and dangers
REMEDIES (more than 100!) — related to immunizations and the general wellbeing of our children
ANTHROPOSOPHIC MEDICINE — essential concepts
SPIRITUALIZED EDUCATION — Why it is essential to immunizations?
RUDOLF STEINER’S TEXTS — a comprehensive selection on immunizations and childhood illnesses
BASIC IMMUNOLOGY — combining natural and spiritual scientific insights