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Caring for Your Baby and Young Child, 6th Ed

Birth to Age 5

Edited by Steven P. Shelov, MD, MS, FAAP, Tanya Remer Altmann, MD, FAAP and Robert E. Hannermann, MD, FAAP

NEW 6th edition!

This essential resource from the most respected organization on child health is the one guide pediatricians routinely recommend and parents can safely trust.

New and updated content includes:

New chapter on the effects of media and technology exposure in children

Updated Developmental Disability chapter

Updated content using the latest cutting-edge research on early brain development

Updated breastfeeding and nutrition content and policies

Obesity updates

Safety standard updates: the latest AAP recommendations, from CPR instruction and immunizations to childproofing tips and product and toy safety

Updated content dedicated to sleep and allergies (including food allergies)

Special messages for parents and stepfamilies

And much more!

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Bibliographic Information

Title: 
Caring for Your Baby and Young Child, 6th Ed: Birth to Age 5
Edited by: 
  • Steven P. Shelov, MD, MS, FAAP
  • Tanya Remer Altmann, MD, FAAP
  • Robert E. Hannermann, MD, FAAP
Copyright year: 
  • 2014
ISBN electronic: 
978-1-58110-872-9
ISBN paper: 
978-1-58110-916-0
Page Count: 
892

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