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The Resource Caring for your baby and young child : birth to age 5, Steven P. Shelov, M.D., M.S., FAAP, editor-in-chief, Associate Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York, Professor of Pediatrics, Stony Brook, New York, Tanya Remer Altmann, M.D., FAAP, associate medical editor, Community Pediatrics Medical Group, Westlake Village, California, Clinical Insructor, Mattel Children's Hospital at UCLA, Robert E. Hannemann, M.D., FAAP, associate medical editor, emeritus, Visiting Professor, Child Psychology, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering, Purdue University, Richard Turbo, writer

Caring for your baby and young child : birth to age 5, Steven P. Shelov, M.D., M.S., FAAP, editor-in-chief, Associate Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York, Professor of Pediatrics, Stony Brook, New York, Tanya Remer Altmann, M.D., FAAP, associate medical editor, Community Pediatrics Medical Group, Westlake Village, California, Clinical Insructor, Mattel Children's Hospital at UCLA, Robert E. Hannemann, M.D., FAAP, associate medical editor, emeritus, Visiting Professor, Child Psychology, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering, Purdue University, Richard Turbo, writer

Label
Caring for your baby and young child : birth to age 5
Title
Caring for your baby and young child
Title remainder
birth to age 5
Statement of responsibility
Steven P. Shelov, M.D., M.S., FAAP, editor-in-chief, Associate Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York, Professor of Pediatrics, Stony Brook, New York, Tanya Remer Altmann, M.D., FAAP, associate medical editor, Community Pediatrics Medical Group, Westlake Village, California, Clinical Insructor, Mattel Children's Hospital at UCLA, Robert E. Hannemann, M.D., FAAP, associate medical editor, emeritus, Visiting Professor, Child Psychology, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering, Purdue University, Richard Turbo, writer
Contributor
Editor of compilation
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "The most up-to-date, expert advice for mothers, fathers, and care providers from the American Academy of Pediatrics From the most respected organization on child health comes this essential resource for all parents who want to provide the very best care for their children. Here is the one guide pediatricians routinely recommend and parents can safely trust, covering everything from preparing for childbirth to toilet training to nurturing your child's self-esteem. Whether it's resolving common childhood health problems or detailed instructions for coping with emergency medical situations, this new and revised edition of Caring for Your Baby and Young Child has everything you need: a review of necessary basic care from infancy through age five milestones for physical, emotional, social, and cognitive growth, including red flags for preventing obesity a complete health encyclopedia covering injuries, illnesses, congenital diseases, and other disabilities guidelines for prenatal and newborn care with spotlights on maternal nutrition, exercise, and screening tests during pregnancy an in-depth discussion of breastfeeding, including its benefits, techniques, and challenges, as well as nutritional needs and vitamin/iron supplementation updated safety standards: the very latest AAP recommendations, from CPR instruction and immunizations to childproofing tips and product and toy safety tips for choosing child care programs and car safety seats ways to reduce your child's exposure to environmental hazards, such as air pollution and secondhand smoke the latest reports on cutting-edge research into early brain development updated content dedicated to sleep and allergies (including food allergies) new chapter on the effects of media and technology exposure on children special messages for grandparents and stepfamilies and much more"--
  • "Now in its 6th edition, the mega-bestselling Caring for Your Baby and Young Child: Birth to Age 5 (CFYBYC) is the most thorough and respected consumer book dedicated to early child care, reviewed and revised with state-of-the-art advice from the most trusted authority: The American Academy of Pediatrics. CFYBYC always addresses the latest medical research and recommended practices as well as the voiced concerns from their regular parent focus groups, ensuring a book that is thoroughly up-to-date and emminently useful"--
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  • Provided by publisher
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
618.92/01
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RJ61
LC item number
.C329 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shelov, Steven P.
  • Remer Altmann, Tanya
  • Hannemann, Robert E
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  • Infants
  • Child, Preschool
  • Child Care
  • Child Development
  • Infants
  • Child development
Label
Caring for your baby and young child : birth to age 5, Steven P. Shelov, M.D., M.S., FAAP, editor-in-chief, Associate Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York, Professor of Pediatrics, Stony Brook, New York, Tanya Remer Altmann, M.D., FAAP, associate medical editor, Community Pediatrics Medical Group, Westlake Village, California, Clinical Insructor, Mattel Children's Hospital at UCLA, Robert E. Hannemann, M.D., FAAP, associate medical editor, emeritus, Visiting Professor, Child Psychology, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering, Purdue University, Richard Turbo, writer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Preparing for a new baby ; Birth and the first moments after ; Basic infant care ; Feeding your baby ; Your baby's first days ; The first month ; Age one month through three months ; Age four months through seven months ; Age eight months through twelve months ; Your one-year-old ; Your two-year-old ; Your three-year-old ; Your four- and five-year-old ; Early education and child care ; Keeping your child safe -- Part 2. Abdominal/gastrointestinal tract ; Allergies ; Behavior ; Chest and lungs ; Chronic conditions and diseases ; Developmental disabilities ; Ears, nose, and throat ; Emergencies ; Environmental health ; Eyes ; Family issues ; Fever ; Genital and urinary systems ; Head, neck, and nervous system ; Heart ; Immunizations ; Media ; Musculoskeletal problems ; Skin ; Your child's sleep
Control code
ocn881387324
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
New and revised sixth/Bantam Books trade paperback edition.
Extent
xix, 917 pages
Isbn
9780553393828
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014013096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Caring for your baby and young child : birth to age 5, Steven P. Shelov, M.D., M.S., FAAP, editor-in-chief, Associate Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York, Professor of Pediatrics, Stony Brook, New York, Tanya Remer Altmann, M.D., FAAP, associate medical editor, Community Pediatrics Medical Group, Westlake Village, California, Clinical Insructor, Mattel Children's Hospital at UCLA, Robert E. Hannemann, M.D., FAAP, associate medical editor, emeritus, Visiting Professor, Child Psychology, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering, Purdue University, Richard Turbo, writer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Preparing for a new baby ; Birth and the first moments after ; Basic infant care ; Feeding your baby ; Your baby's first days ; The first month ; Age one month through three months ; Age four months through seven months ; Age eight months through twelve months ; Your one-year-old ; Your two-year-old ; Your three-year-old ; Your four- and five-year-old ; Early education and child care ; Keeping your child safe -- Part 2. Abdominal/gastrointestinal tract ; Allergies ; Behavior ; Chest and lungs ; Chronic conditions and diseases ; Developmental disabilities ; Ears, nose, and throat ; Emergencies ; Environmental health ; Eyes ; Family issues ; Fever ; Genital and urinary systems ; Head, neck, and nervous system ; Heart ; Immunizations ; Media ; Musculoskeletal problems ; Skin ; Your child's sleep
Control code
ocn881387324
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
New and revised sixth/Bantam Books trade paperback edition.
Extent
xix, 917 pages
Isbn
9780553393828
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014013096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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