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The Big Book of Symptoms

A-Z Guide to Your Child’s Health

Edited by Steven P. Shelov, MD, MS, FAAP and Shelly Vaziri Flais, MD, FAAP

Raising a happy, healthy, well-adjusted child is one of the most demanding and challenging of all human endeavors. Fortunately it's also one of life's most rewarding. During the course of parenting, there may be times when parents come up against a situation in which they need help. The good news is that they are not alone.

The Big Book of Symptoms: A-Z Guide to Your Child's Health helps parents with day-to-day health and safety issues that may arise--from infancy through adolescence. It covers minor everyday concerns and more serious problems, suggests a reasonable course of action for each problem, and confirms when it's best to consult with a pediatrician.

The book features an A-to-Z directory of the most common childhood symptoms, and includes a removable 3-in-1 First Aid, Choking, and CPR chart. The Big Book of Symptoms also has an extensive index, so the information can be quickly accessed when parents need it most!

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