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Nutrition and feeding of children and adolescents

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  • Fearless Feedingby Jill Castle; Maryann Jacobsen

    Wiley 2013; US$ 16.95

    An essential guide to understanding and improving any child's eating habits This comprehensive nutrition guide gives parents the tools for encouraging kids of any age on the path to healthy eating. Pediatric nutrition experts Castle and Jacobsen simplify nutrition information, describe how children's eating habits correspond to their stage of development,... more...

  • How to Get Your Kid to Eatby Ellyn Satter

    Bull Publishing Company 2012; US$ 12.99

    Answering a multitude of questions—such as What should a parent do with a child who wants to snack continuously? How should parents deal with a young teen who has declared herself a vegetarian and refuses to eat any type of meat? Or What can parents do with a child who claims he doesn't like what's been prepared, only to turn around and eat it at his... more...

  • NUEVA GUIA DE LACTANCIA MATERNAby Joan Younger Meek; M. Rosario Gonzalez-De-Rivas; Sherill Tippins

    American Academy of Pediatrics 2005; US$ 15.00

    This indispensible guide provides everything new mothers need to know, from preparing for the first feeding to adjusting to home, family, and work life as a nursing mother. Topics include •Preparing for breastfeeding before your baby is born •Benefits to breastfeeding including the most recent neurological, psychological, and immunological research... more...

  • Nutritionby William H. Dietz; Loraine Stern

    American Academy of Pediatrics 2011; US$ 14.95

    This essential guide to good eating gives parents all the information and strategies they need to meet the dietary needs of children from birth through adolescence, as well as the facts about standards of weight and height; eating disorders and special dietary needs, alternative diets, and supplements; allergies; and concerns over food safety. The... more...

  • Stillen und Müttergesundheitby null; Beate A. Schücking

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2006; US$ 21.11

    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...

  • 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...

  • Neonatal Nutrition and Metabolismby Patti J. Thureen; William W. Hay

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 55.00

    First published in 2006, this is an account of the basic science, metabolism, nutritional requirements and clinical management of the neonate. more...

  • Global Strategy for Infant and Young Child Feedingby World Health Organization. UNICEF.

    World Health Organization 2003; US$ 9.00

    WHO and UNICEF jointly developed this global strategy to focus world attention on the impact that feeding practices have on the nutritional status, growth and development, health, and thus the very survival of infants and young children. The strategy is the result of a comprehensive two-year participatory process. It is based on the evidence of nutrition?s... more...

  • HIV transmission through breastfeedingby Marie-Louise Newell

    World Health Organization 2004; US$ 13.50

    This book presents a summary of the available scientific evidence on the transmission of HIV infection through breastfeeding. It briefly describes the benefits of breastfeeding for both mothers and infants; and summarizes evidence on the relative risk of mother-to-child transmission of HIV-1 infection during pregnancy, delivery, and breastfeeding. more...