Gut and Psychology Syndrome – Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride – (GAPS diet) – explains the connection between the gut (our second brain) and behavior

Could it be B12? – Sally Pacholok RN and Jeffrey Stuart DO.  In depth book explains the effects of vitamin B12 deficiency on the body, which is surprisingly more common than I every knew.  It is of special concern for vegetarians and for those with MTHFR mutations (which surprisingly is upwards of 80% of kids who come to see me with chronic issues.)  If your baby is loosing milestones or head isn’t growing, read this book and have your child’s urine tested for methylmalonic acid.

Autism: Pathways to Recovery – Dr. Amy Yasko  – looking at autism from a metabolic pathways point of view, addresses methylation pathway problems in depth.

Natural Treatments for Tics and Tourette’s – a Patient and Family Guide – Sheila Rogers.

Healing the New Childhood Epidemics – Kenneth Bock, M.D.  – focus on Autism, ADD/ADHD, Asthma, and Allergies.  Pediatrician who practices functional medicine sharing true patient stories and guidance for care of children with these chronic diseases.  A must read for parents of kids with autism, ADD, and asthma.

Digestive Wellness for Children – Elizabeth Lipski, PhD. – explains how the digestive system relates to disease, offering alternative strategies for specific disorders.  Excellent book!

Children with Starving Brains, A Medical Treatment – Jaquelyn McCandles , M.D. – focuses on Autism, Aspergers, and ADD/ADHD