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Nutrition and feeding of children and adolescents

  • Back to the Breastby Jessica Martucci

    University of Chicago Press 2015; US$ 30.00

    After decades of decline during the twentieth century, breastfeeding rates began to rise again in the 1970s, a rebound that has continued to the present. While it would be easy to see this reemergence as simply part of the naturalism movement of the ?70s, Jessica Martucci reveals here that the true story is more complicated. Despite the widespread... more...

  • The Hungry Brainby Susan Augustin

    Skyhorse Publishing 2015; US$ 14.99

    Feed the brain first to make the nutrition/cognition connection! Focusing on nutrition's role in promoting learning, the author calls on educators to model good food choices for their students. Building on a simple three-part framework of plant foods, animal foods, and junk foods, and incorporating exercise, the text shows educators how: Healthy eating... more...

  • Early Years Nutrition and Healthy Weightby Laura Stewart; Joyce Thompson

    Wiley 2015; US$ 49.50

    Early Years Nutrition and Healthy Weight focuses on the early years of childhood as a key period in which eating and exercise habits are formed. Combining current evidence with practical advice, an international group of health specialists advise on the avoidance and management of childhood obesity. They look at key risk areas such as early sedentary... more...

  • Cognitive Enhancementby Shira Knafo; César Venero

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 99.95

    Cognitive Enhancement: Pharmacologic, Environmental and Genetic Factors addresses the gap that exists in research on the topic, gathering multidisciplinary knowledge and tools that help the reader understand the basics of cognitive enhancement. It also provides assistance in designing procedures and pharmacological approaches to further the use... more...

  • The Everything Organic Baby Meals Cookbookby Adams Media

    F+W Media 2014; US$ 17.99

    Give your child a healthy start with naturally delicious baby food! You want the best for your baby, starting with wholesome, healthy food. Preparing organic baby food helps ensure good nutrition, and it's not time-consuming or complicated--all you need is a little planning. The Everything Organic Baby Meals Cookbook will teach you all you need... more...

  • Nighttime Breastfeedingby Cecilia Tomori

    Berghahn Books 2014; US$ 110.00

    Nighttime for many new parents in the United States is fraught with the intense challenges of learning to breastfeed and helping their babies sleep so they can get rest themselves. Through careful ethnographic study of the dilemmas raised by nighttime breastfeeding, and their examination in the context of anthropological, historical, and feminist... more...

  • Feeding with Love and Good Sense: The First Two Yearsby Ellyn Satter

    Kelcy Press 2014; US$ 5.00

    “Your help with understanding my baby has made all the difference with feeding,? says a parent. “Your booklet saved us from some real struggles with feeding,? says another. Following your advice made feeding my baby and toddler easy and so much fun,? says a third. “My friends and their children get into such hassles with feeding!? Ellyn Satter has... more...

  • Inventing Baby Foodby Amy Bentley

    University of California Press 2014; US$ 29.95

    Food consumption is a significant and complex social activity?and what a society chooses to feed its children reveals much about its tastes and ideas regarding health. In this groundbreaking historical work, Amy Bentley explores how the invention of commercial baby food shaped American notions of infancy and influenced the evolution of parental and... 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...

  • Feeding with Love and Good Sense:18 Months through 6 Yearsby Ellyn Satter

    Kelcy Press 2014; US$ 5.00

    Feeding with Love and Good Sense: 18 months through 6 years “I can?t believe it is so simple,? says a parent who adopted Satter?s methods instead of putting her toddler on a diet. “The very day, the very first meal that I followed your advice, everything was better,? says another. Ellyn Satter has helped countless parents through the toddler and... more...