Dr. Spock's Baby and Child Care: 9th Edition

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For over sixty years, parents have relied on the expert advice of renowned pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock. But while children never change, issues and concerns do. Dr. Robert Needlman, himself a top-notch pediatrician, has newly updated and expanded this timeless classic to speak to any parent who is raising children in our rapidly changing world.
While still providing reassuring advice on age-old topics--such as caring for a new baby, as well as accidents, illness, and injuries--this book also contains expanded information in many new areas, including:
- Cutting-edge medical opinion on immunizations
- Obesity and nutrition
- Cultural diversity and nontraditional family structures
- Children's learning and brain development
- The newest thinking on children with special needs
- Environmental health
- Increasingly common disorders such as ADHD, depression, and autism--including medications and behavioral interventions
- Children and the media, including electronic games
- Coping with family stress
- And much, much more With an updated glossar y of common medications and a resource guide that compiles the most reliable online resources, this invaluable guide is still the next best thing to Dr. Spock's #1 rule of parenting: "Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do."

Title: Dr. Spock's Baby and Child Care: 9th Edition

Author Name: Benjamin Spock M.D. (Author), M.D. Robert Needlman M.D. (Author)

Categories: Other,

Edition: 9

Publisher: U.S.A., Pocket Books: 2011

ISBN Number: 1439189293

ISBN Number 13: 9781439189290

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 103430

Description: New. May have slight shelfwear from storage. Dr. Spock's Baby and Child Care: 9th Edition By Benjamin Spock M.D. (Author), M.D. Robert Needlman M.D. (Author) Product Details Mass Market Paperback: 1168 pages Publisher: Pocket Books; 9th Edition edition (December 27, 2011) Language: English ISBN-10: 1439189293 ISBN-13: 9781439189290 Product Dimensions: 4.2 x 2 x 6.8 inches

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