|From the moment a baby is born and for the ensuing 18 or so years,
parents strive to ensure that their child is well-fed. The questions and
struggles over food and proper nutrition seem never ending:
|Now there is a single resource parents can turn to for answers to all
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2nd Edition by the American Academy of Pediatrics, William H.
Dietz, MD, PhD, FAAP and Loraine Stern, MD, FAAP, Editors (©10/2011), is a
complete guide for maintaining children's nutritional health from birth through
The information and strategies needed to meet kids' dietary needs at all ages and stages are examined in detail. Standards of weight and height, eating disorders, alternative diets and supplements, allergies, cholesterol-lowering medications, and concerns regarding food safety are covered. Growth charts are highlighted, and several topic boxes are scattered throughout the book. Each chapter ends with a Q&A section on issues parents often raise about the topic addressed in that chapter, making it easy to refer back to again and again as children move from one stage to another.
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