The Everything Parent's Guide To Childhood Illnesses: Expert Advice That Dispels Myths and Helps Parents Recognize Symptoms and Understand Treatments

The Everything Parent's Guide To Childhood Illnesses: Expert Advice That Dispels Myths and Helps Parents Recognize Symptoms and Understand Treatments

by Leslie Young, Vincent Iannelli
     
 

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Written by a recognized M.D. with his own pediatric office, The Everything Parent's Guide to Childhood Illnesses debunks the myths and offers you a trusted reference for recognizing and troubleshooting common childhood illnesses. With this book, you will feel confident that you can handle common ailments and gauge the seriousness of your child's condition.

Overview

Written by a recognized M.D. with his own pediatric office, The Everything Parent's Guide to Childhood Illnesses debunks the myths and offers you a trusted reference for recognizing and troubleshooting common childhood illnesses. With this book, you will feel confident that you can handle common ailments and gauge the seriousness of your child's condition.



This helpful guide covers newborns to adolescents, offering detailed information and helpful tips on:

- Diaper rashes and skin problems;

- Antibiotics and vaccines;

- When to worry about a fever;

- Cold remedies for infants;

- and bedwetting.



Dr. Young gives you the straight facts, helping you avoid costly doctor visits and worrisome, sleepless nights. The Everything Parent's Guide to Childhood Illnesses will help you sleep better at night, knowing you have the tools and know-how to raise a happy, healthy child.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781605502755
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
03/13/2007
Series:
Everything
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
304
File size:
473 KB

Meet the Author

Dr. Leslie Young is a UCLA-trained pediatric specialist with a busy practice, seeing thousands of children a year. He is also the moderator of an online community of more than 12,000 members, and is creating both a Web site and an e-newsletter for parents. He is currently working at Kaiser Permanente in southern California. He lives in Long Beach, CA, with his wife and is an avid runner and weight lifter.

Dr. Vincent Iannelli is the author of The Everything Father's First Year Book and the technical reviewer of The Everything Get Your Baby to Sleep Book. A board-certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, he is also an associate professor of pediatrics at UT Southwestern Medical Center. After completing his residency at the Children's Hospital in Dallas, Texas, Dr. Iannelli opened his own private practice. He has nine years of clinical experience taking care of kids with common childhood illnesses. He lives in Hearth, TX.

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