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- Elsevier Science 1997; US$ 135.00
Certain long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPUFAs) are thought to be essential components of the nutrition of infants, including those prematurely born, in the sense that they cannot be synthesises by the immature organism and must therefore be supplied in the diet. Breast milk contains these substances, but many manufactured infant formulae... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2006; US$ 289.00
Health problems such as hypertension, tendency to diabetes, obesity, blood lipids, vascular disease, bone health, behaviour and learning and longevity may be 'imprinted' during early life. This process is defined as 'programming' whereby a nutritional stimulus operating at a critical, sensitive period of pre and postnatal life imprints... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 14.99
Jugendliche sind anders! In der Phase zwischen Kindsein und Erwachsenwerden verändern sich Körper und Seele, aber auch soziale Bindungen. Der Jugendarzt betreut in seiner Praxis nicht nur akut und chronisch kranke Jugendliche, sondern muss auch Aufklärungsarbeit leisten. Der Arzt steht vor vielfältigen Fragen, z.B.: - Wie rede ich mit Jugendlichen?... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2008; US$ 16.00
THE TIME TO ENCOURAGE HEALTHY EATING HABITS AND SMART FOOD CHOICES FOR YOUR CHILD IS NOW. Unhealthy food is everywhere?colorfully packaged, cheap, and full of fat, calories, and sodium. It?s no wonder childhood obesity has become an epidemic in the last thirty years. As a result, by the time most people reach adulthood, they?re already wired to overeat.... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2008; US$ 17.00
After writing several award-winning health and nutrition titles that have had great success in the UK, Nicola Graimes makes her debut in the US market with the first book to focus on children and brain power and the foods that truly can improve intelligence and those that can hinder it. With her exciting positive twist on the link between the food... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2010; US$ 20.00
The long-awaited revised edition! It?s no secret that breastfeeding is the normal, healthy way to nourish and nurture your baby. Dedicated to supporting nursing and expectant mothers, the internationally respected La Leche League has set the standard for educating and empowering mothers in this natural art for generations. Now their classic bestselling... more...
- Wiley 2009; US$ 91.99
This exciting book, edited by Fiona Dykes and Victoria Hall Moran and with a foreword from Gretel Pelto, explores in an integrated context the varied factors associated with infant and child nutrition, including global feeding strategies, cultural factors, issues influencing breastfeeding, and economic and life cycle influences more...