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Your Child's Health - by Barton D Schmitt (Paperback)

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About the Book



This one-stop guide to symptoms, emergencies, common illnesses, behavior problems, and healthy development provides parents with a wealth of information, proven strategies, and step-by-step instructions.



Book Synopsis



Emergencies:

--when to call your child's physician immediately

-what to do in case of burns, bites, stings, poisoning, choking, and injuries

Common Illnesses:

-when it's safe to treat your child at home

-step-by-step instructions on dealing with fever, infections, allergies, rashes, earaches, croup and other common ailments

Behavior Problems:

-proven strategies for colic, sleep disturbances, toilet training problems, thumbsucking, and the video game craze

-no-nonsense discipline techniques for biting, temper tantrums, sibling fighting, and school refusal

Health Promotion: From Birth Through Adolescence:

-essential advice on newborn baby care, nutrition, cholesterol testing, immunizations, and sex education

-ways of preventing spoiled children, picky eaters, overeating, tooth decay, accidents, and homework problems



About the Author



Barton D. Schmitt, MD, FAAP, is Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, and Director of the Sleep Disorder Clinic and Encopresis-Enuresis clinic at The Children's Hospital of Denver. He has written more than one-hundred articles for fellow pediatricians, as well as the book Pediatric Telephone Protocols and the computer software program The Pediatric Advisor, used by over four-hundred-and-fifty hospitals nationwide.

Dr. Schmitt has received numerous awards for his work, including the American Academy of Pediatrics Education Award in 2004. He and his wife spend as much time as possible with their children and 6 grandchildren.

Dimensions (Overall): 8.98 Inches (H) x 6.08 Inches (W) x 1.52 Inches (D)
Weight: 1.45 Pounds
Suggested Age: 22 Years and Up
Number of Pages: 720
Genre: Health + Wellness
Sub-Genre: Children's Health
Publisher: Bantam
Format: Paperback
Author: Barton D Schmitt
Language: English
Street Date: November 29, 2005
TCIN: 11768971
UPC: 9780553383690
Item Number (DPCI): 248-20-9241
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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Estimated ship dimensions: 1.52 inches length x 6.08 inches width x 8.98 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 1.45 pounds
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