Taking Care of Your Child: A Parent's Guide to Medical Care

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Pearson Education, 1990 - Children - 518 pages
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A very nice resource to have on-hand. Full of a variety of medically relevant topical helps for parents. Easy to read without being condescending. Read full review

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Contents

CHAPTER
2
CHAPTER
6
CHAPTER 4
66
Personality and Behavior
82
Temper Tantrums BreathHolding Spells
89
Sports Safety
139
CHAPTERS The Medical Encounter
141
Screening for the Cause of Frequent Illness
153
Chicken Pox
374
Measles Red Measles Seven or TenDay Measles
377
German Measles Rubella Threeday Measles
378
Roseola
380
Scarlet Fever
382
Fifth Disease
384
Bones Muscles and Joints
386
Pain in the Arms Legs Muscles or Joints
387

Staying Healthy
160
The Home Pharmacy
198
The Child and the Common Complaint
213
PROBLEM1 Cuts Lacerations
224
PROBLEMS Animal Bites
230
Is a Bone Broken?
236
Wrist Elbow and Shoulder Injuries
242
Burns
248
Fishhooks
254
E Fever
262
F Allergies z?o G The Ears Nose and Throat
282
Colds and Flu
285
Sore Throat
288
Earaches
292
Ear Discharges
294
Hearing Loss
296
Runny Nose
298
Cough
302
Wheezing
308
Hoarseness
310
Swollen Glands
312
Nosebleeds
314
Bad Breath
316
Mouth Lesions
318
Toothaches
321
H Common Skin Problems
323
Baby Rashes
328
Diaper Rash
330
Hair Loss
332
Impetigo
334
PROBLEMS7 Ringworm
336
Hives
338
Poison Ivy and Poison Oak
340
Skin Lumps Bumps and Warts
342
Eczema Atopic Dermatitis
344
Boils
346
Acne
348
Athletes Foot
350
Jock Itch
352
Sunburn
354
Lice
356
Bedbugs
358
Ticks
360
Chiggers Redbugs
362
PROBLEM51 Scabies
364
Dandruff and Cradle Cap
366
Patchy Loss of Skin Color
368
Childhood Diseases
370
Mumps
371
Limp or Walking Problem
390
Lowback Pain
392
Neck Pain
394
Bowlegs and KnockKnees
396
Pigeon Toes and Flat Feet
398
Arm and Leg Lumps
400
K Common Concerns
403
Headache
404
Hyperactivity or Short Attention Span
407
Bedwetting
408
Constipation and Soiling
410
Overweight
412
Underweight
415
Stress Anxiety and Depression
418
Weakness and Tiredness
420
Dizziness and Fainting
422
Seizures Convulsions Fits FallingOut Spells
425
Swallowed Foreign Objects
426
Frequent Illnesses
428
Jaundice
430
Chest Pains Shortness of Breath and Palpitations
434
Chest Pain
435
Shortness of Breath
438
Palpitations
440
Eye Problems
443
Eye Burning Itching and Discharge
444
Swollen Eyes
447
Foreign Body in EyeEye Pain
450
Styes and Blocked Tear Ducts
452
Decreased Vision and Crossed Eyes
454
N The Digestive Tract
457
NauseaVomiting
458
Diarrhea
461
Acute Abdominal Pain
464
Recurrent Abdominal Pain
468
Colic
470
SwallowingEating Difficulty
475
Rectal Bleeding Itching or Pain
476
O The Urinary Tract
479
Painful Frequent or Bloody Urination
480
P The Genitals
483
Vaginal Discharge
484
Vaginal Bleeding and Menstrual Problems
488
Problems with the Penis
492
Swollen Scrotum
494
SECTION ill Family Records
497
Growth Charts
501
Index
507
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