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Nutrition and feeding of children and adolescents

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  • Nutrition for the Preterm Neonateby Sanjay Patole

    Springer 2013; US$ 209.00

    Survival of extremely premature neonates has improved significantly following the advances in neonatal intensive care. Extrauterine growth restriction is a serious issue in this population. Nutritional exposures during critical period of life influence the individual’s risk of disease throughout life. Nutritional deficit and poor growth are associated... more...

  • Breastfeeding Challenges Made Easy for Late Preterm Infantsby Sandra Cole

    Springer Publishing Company 2013; US$ 60.00

    Evidence-based research underscores the importance of breastfeeding for the healthy development of late preterm infants, yet significant challenges can impede its success. This is a groundbreaking, problem-solving guide to the most effective techniques for breastfeeding this vulnerable population. Written for lactation consultants, NICU nurses, obstetrical... more...

  • Primate Models of Children's Health and Developmental Disabilitiesby Thomas Burbacher; Kimberly Grant; Gene P. Sackett

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 110.00

    The rate of neurodevelopmental disabilities, including autism, mental retardation, hearing loss and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is rising in the United States. Although estimates of the prevalence of these disorders vary, figures from the CDC indicate that 4% of all school age children are developmentally disabled. During infancy, many... more...

  • Brain Foodby Vicki Guercia Caruana; Kelly Guercia Hammer

    M. Evans & Company 2007; US$ 14.99

    Reports abound on the direct connection between how well kids eat and how successful they are at learning and competing in sports. But what should they eat? A nutritionist and an educator explain what to feed growing kids ages one to eighteen, including those with diabetes, food allergies, and AD/HD, to develop their maximum physical and mental potential.... more...

  • What to Feed Your Babyby M.D. Stan Cohen

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2013; US$ 16.99

    When a baby is born, new parents are bombarded with a variety of feeding choices. Sorting through the different options can be confusing and intimidating. Here, a seasoned pediatrician offers clear and accessible advice about the various feeding options that considers not just the nutritional value of those options but also the costs involved, so... more...

  • Stillen und Müttergesundheitby null; Beate A. Schücking

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2006; US$ 19.51

    Der sechste Band aus der Reihe Frauengesundheit wirft ein völlig neues Licht auf das Thema »Stillen« und zeigt zudem auf eindrucksvolle Weise, wie eine Maßnahme, die vorrangig die Gesundheit von anderen ? in diesem Fall die der Kinder ? schützen soll, auch die Gesundheit der Gesundheitsförderer beeinflussen kann. Der Band verdeutlicht die Vorzüge... more...

  • Infant Nutritionby F. W. Clements

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Infant Nutrition: Its Physiological Basis covers the physiological aspects of the nutrition of the fetus and young infant. This book is composed of 12 chapters that evaluate the data on the physical and chemical properties of the human and cow?s milk. It effectively addresses the aspects of tissue metabolism and the composition of a new born infant.... more...

  • Human Milk Biochemistry and Infant Formula Manufacturing Technologyby M. Guo

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 230.00

    Since infant formula substitutes for human milk, its composition must match that of human milk as closely as possible. Quality control of infant formula is also essential to ensure product safety, as infants are particularly vulnerable food consumers. This book reviews the latest research into human milk biochemistry and best practice in infant formula... more...

  • The Nursing Mother's Problem Solverby Claire Martin

    Touchstone 2002; US$ 22.95

    Finally! Answers to your most urgent questions in an easy-to-use format! Based on questions posed by thousands of real mothers, this A-to-Z guide has a practical, realistic view of how nursing fits into a modern woman's life. First-time mothers and breastfeeding veterans will find answers to more than 300 questions -- from the most common to... more...

  • Nursing Your Baby 4eby Karen Pryor; Gale Pryor

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 13.99

    For more than 40 years, mothers have depended on the wisdomand warmth of Nursing Your Baby. Now authors Karen Pryor and her daughter Gale Pryor have revised and updated their classic guide for today's generation of women. New information includes: Up-to-date studies on health benefits for breastfed infantsand breastfeeding mothers Tips for getting... more...