Children's Health For Dummies

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Katy Holland, Sarah Jarvis
John Wiley & Sons, Jan 11, 2007 - Health & Fitness - 364 pages
Your children's good health is central to their happiness – and yours! For a parent, coping with a sick child is worrying and the amount of information you need to know can be overwhelming. But help is at hand with this practical, jargon free guide - packed full of information – providing advice on every aspect of your child’s health. Outlining all the basics from vaccinations to visiting your doctor, it also provides expert advice on keeping your child healthy and how to spot what is wrong if they do become poorly. Helpful to both first time parents and those with more than one little angel, explanations of key symptoms and typical illnesses, along with first aid advice, provide you with the ideal complete reference to your child’s health, from new-born to pre-teen.

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Part I Childrens Health The Basics
Part II The First Year of Life
Part III Raising Healthy Children
Part IV Symptoms Illnesses and Treatments
Part V Playing Doctors and Nurses Looking After a Sick Child
Part VI The Part of Tens
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About the author (2007)

Katy Holland is Deputy Editor of Mother & Baby magazine and a childcare columnist for the Independent on Sunday.

Dr Sarah Jarvis is the co-author of Pregnancy For Dummies and Diabetes For Dummies.

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