The Leading eBooks Store Online

4,034,055 members ⚫ 1,328,001 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Nutrition and feeding of children and adolescents

Most popular at the top

  • Eat, Play, and Be Healthy (A Harvard Medical School Book)by W. Allan Walker

    McGraw-Hill Education 2005; US$ 16.95

    "Written by one of the world's top nutritional physicians, Eat, Play, and Be Healthy gives scientifically sound and kitchen-tested advice on creating lifelong healthy eating habits. This book is a solution to the growing epidemic of nutrition-related health and behavior problems in children." --William Sears, M.D., author of The Baby Book "An... more...

  • Early Nutrition and its Later Consequences: New Opportunitiesby Berthold Koletzko; Peter Dodds; Hans Akerblom; Margaret Ashwell

    Springer Netherlands 2006; US$ 258.68

    The possibility that nutrition in early life could influence propensity to adult disease is of great concern to public health. Extensive research carried out in pregnant women, in breastfeeding women and in infants strongly suggests that nutrition in early life has major effects on long-term health and well-being. Health problems such as hypertension,... 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...

  • Jugendmedizinby B. Stier; N. Weissenrieder

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 6.93

    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...

  • The Baby Food Bibleby Eileen Behan

    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...

  • Naturally Healthy First Foods for Babyby Jacqueline Rubin

    Sourcebooks, Inc. 2008; US$ 10.95

    Naturally Healthy First Foods for Baby is an informative, innovative and easy-to-use guide that shows you how to prepare wholesome, homemade baby foods. more...

  • The ABCs of Breastfeedingby Stacey H. RUBIN

    AMACOM 2008; US$ 3.99

    "The ABCs of Breastfeeding provides all mothers with precisely the information they need to establish this unique relationship." -Christiane Northrup, M.D., author of Mother-Daughter Wisdom more...

  • The Womanly Art of Breastfeedingby La Leche League International

    Random House Publishing Group 2010; US$ 22.00

    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...

  • Infant and Young Child Feedingby Fiona Dykes; Victoria Hall-Moran

    Wiley 2009; US$ 91.99 US$ 82.79

    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...

  • Nutrizione parenterale in pediatriaby Francesco Savino; Mario Marengo; Roberto Miniero

    Springer Milan 2009; US$ 19.84

    L’esperienza clinica dimostra l’importanza di uno stato nutrizionale ottimale nel migliorare l’outcome e la risposta alla terapia di pazienti in cui l’alimentazione orale od enterale risulta impossibile, insufficiente o controindicata per sopperire ai fabbisogni nutrizionali. Le richieste metaboliche e le scarse riserve nutrizionali proprie dell’infanzia... more...