The New Child Health Encyclopedia: The Complete Guide for Parents

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Delacorte Press, 1987 - Children - 740 pages
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For today's conscientious parents who want to be knowledgeable about the health care of their children, here is the standard reference work on every aspect of child health and disease. Completely updated, The New Child Health Encyclopedia contains contributions from 157 of the Boston Children's Hospital's most distinguished staff, and covers all areas of child health fron infancy to adolescence.

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This comprehensively revised edition of the Child Health Encyclopedia (1975) is current and accessible. It stands out among health guides because it draws on the expertise of over 150 pediatricians ... Read full review

Contents

PROMOTING PHYSICAL HEALTH 17
17
Second Year 31 M Preschool Child 32 m School
34
PROMOTING MENTAL HEALTH 46
47
Finding Health Care for Children
81
GOING TO THE DOCTOR 89 m Regular
98
When to Call a Physician 100 m Basic Home
105
GOING TO THE HOSPITAL 108 m Preparing
114
Basic Preparation 119 m Emergency Supplies
120
Diseases and Symptoms
145
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