The Portable Pediatrician

The Portable Pediatrician

Everything You Need to Know About your Child's Health

Book - 2011
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Grand Central Pub
Imagine you are up at three o'clock in the morning with a sick child. Wouldn't it be nice to have expert advice readily at hand to help get you through the night? Encyclopedic in scope, THE PORTABLE PEDIATRICIAN features timely and practical information on every childhood illness and emergency, including when to call the doctor, what reassuring signs can help you know your child is okay, how to treat your child at home, and much more-all in a convenient A-to-Z format. Among the scores of topics covered:

teething; sprains and broken bones; nosebleeds; measles; ear infections; choking; rashes; colic; headaches; eating disorders; fever; hip pain; warts; allergies; obesity; seizures; Asperger's Syndrome; bronchitis; masturbation; sunburns; pneumonia; speech delay; lice; vomiting; asthma; heart defects; blisters; sleep problems; and more.

The Searses guide parents and caregivers from a child's infancy through the teen years, teaching them what to expect at regular checkups as well as how to boost a child's well-being, devise a family health plan, work effectively with their pediatrician, and more. Distinguished by the Searses' trademark comprehensiveness, reliability, and accessible, comforting one, this book is a must-have for all families who want to keep their children healthy and happy.

Look for THE PORTABLE PEDIATRICIAN app! Available for download from iTunes, it offers a complete browsable A-Z list of pediatric concerns, illnesses, and emergencies; a searchable database, growth charts; a portable medicine cabinet; helpful advice about pediatric checkups; and more.



Baker & Taylor
Offers a home health companion for concerned parents, covering every age from infancy to the teen years and explaining what to expect at regular check-ups, how to treat a host of ailments, and when to go to the doctor.

Baker
& Taylor

Dr. William Sears and the rest of his medical family offer an easy-to-understand, A-to-Z at-home health companion for concerned parents, in a book that covers every age from infancy to teen years and explains what to expect at regular check-ups, how to treat a host of ailments, when it is the right time to got to the doctor and much more. Original.

Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2011
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780316017480
0316017485
Characteristics: xv, 575 p. : ill. ; 24 cm

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