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Forthcoming Pediatrics & Child Health Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Complexity of Adolescent Obesity

    Causes, Correlates, and Consequences

    Edited by Peter D. Vash

    The research contained in this valuable compendium offers a much-needed perspective on one of the most dangerous health crises our world faces today: obesity. Obesity has become an epidemic, a fact frequently discussed in the media, with many references to both childhood and adult obesity. These...

    To Be Published January 6th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  2. Prenatal and Childhood Nutrition

    Evaluating the Neurocognitive Connections

    Edited by Cindy Croft

    Nutrition is not only a basic need that all humans have to sustain life, but it is also critical to successful early development. This research compendium lends deeper insights into the links between nutrition and healthy brain function—and from the reverse perspective, between nutrition and...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  3. Everyday Environmental Toxins

    Children’s Exposure Risks

    Edited by Areej Hassan

    This collection of timely chapters presents a nuanced study of environmental toxins and the risks they pose to children’s development. The book details the impact of a number of commonplace environmental toxins, focusing on everyday exposure to tobacco smoke, lead, pesticides, and flame retardants....

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  4. The Childhood Obesity Epidemic

    Why Are Our Children Obese—And What Can We Do About It?

    Edited by Peter D. Vash

    Child obesity is a serious condition that affects children around the world in growing numbers. With obesity comes an increased risk of other chronic diseases as well, making it even more important to understand and treat this condition from a variety of angles. This current volume seeks to...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  5. School Nutrition and Activity

    Impacts on Well-Being

    Edited by Areej Hassan

    Childhood obesity is a major public health crisis nationally and internationally. This insightful compendium provides valuable information and assesses the research foundations behind several school initiatives to help combat the epidemic of obesity in children and adolescents, particularly using...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  6. Children and Exercise XIX

    Promoting health and well-being

    Edited by N. Armstrong

    The XIXth International Symposium of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology was held in Moretonhampstead, UK in September 1997 drawing together academic and medical experts from 26 countries under the theme of promoting health and well-being. This book contains the full text of the 11...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Childhood Feeding Problems and Adolescent Eating Disorders

    Edited by Peter J. Cooper, Alan Stein

    How should feeding problems arising in childhood and later eating disorders be assessed and treated? Disturbances in eating arising in infancy, early childhood and adolescence are increasingly being recognized as a major source of distress and disturbance to young people and their families....

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Childhood Adversity and Developmental Effects

    International and Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives

    Edited by Lisa Albers Prock

    Child trauma and violence is not an issue that is constrained to one nationality or one ethnicity. A staggering number of children around the world are subjected to violence and abuse, both domestic and political. The current volume examines the issue of developmental trauma from a variety of...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  9. Atlas of Genodermatoses, Second Edition

    By Gianluca Tadini, Michela Brena, Carlo Gelmetti, Lidia Pezzani

    The recent years have witnessed dramatic advances in our understanding of the biological foundations of inherited skin diseases. These new data are not only profoundly changing genodermatoses are diagnosed, classifies, and managed, they are also raising many questions regarding the best way to...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Get ahead! Specialties 100 EMQs for Finals, Second Edition

    By Peter Cartledge, Mary Watson, Rebecca Cairns, Fiona Bach

    Series: Get ahead!

    This new edition of the successful Get ahead! Specialties: 100 EMQs for Finals is an invaluable practice aid for all medical students preparing for final exams. Written by experienced authors and edited by Saran Shantikumar, this book covers the entire syllabus in a clear and comprehensive style....

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by CRC Press