Walking the Baby Beat: Answers to Hundreds of Your Healthcare Questions available in Paperback
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- Smart Start Press
D Gary Benfield MD, veteran neonatologist and newspaper columnist, answers hundreds of healthcare questions in this easy-to-read book, covering everything from planning a pregnancy to childbirth and teen health concerns. Revised and updated from "The Baby Beat", Dr. Benfield's weekly newspaper column, "Walking the Baby Beat" is easy-to-use. Topics are arranged chronologically, related questions are grouped together under each topic, and each question is listed in the table of contents. As an added bonus, "Walking the Baby Beat" also includes a 'My Heroes' section, featuring articles like: "The Newborn Apgar Score - Just one of Dr. Virginia Apgar's Many Achievements"; "The Hidden Talent of Dr. Spock"; "Franklin Delano Roosevelt - Rescued at Birth"; and many more. This valuable reference is designed for future parents, expecting parents, rookie parents, grandparents, and even veteran parents and their older children.
|Publisher:||Smart Start Press|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.50(d)|
About the Author
D. Gary Benfield, M.D. has practiced neonatology for the past 33 years. He is a professor of clinical pediatrics at the Northeastern Ohio University's College of Medicine and is co-medical director of the Fetal Treatment Center of Northeast Ohio, located at Akron Children's Hospital. He has published articles in numerous medical journals and contributed chapters for several books. For the past nine years, he has written a weekly column,
The Baby Beat,for The Alliance Review. Dr. Benfield received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maryland, his M.D. from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, and his M.A. in Philosophy from Kent State University.