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  1. Infant, Child and Adolescent Nutrition

    A Practical Handbook

    By Judy More

    This evidence-based, practical guide provides an introduction to the theory behind child nutrition with practical advice on how to put that theory into practice, including case studies, key points, and activities to help readers learn. Divided into three sections, the chapters cover pre-natal...

    Published January 21st 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Children and Exercise XXV

    The proceedings of the 25th Pediatric Work Physiology Meeting

    Edited by Georges Baquet, Serge Berthoin

    Children and Exercise XXV presents the latest research in the field of paediatric exercise sciences, focusing on the interaction between physical activity, exercise or sport on the one hand, and nutrition, metabolism regulation, cardio-respiratory function or muscle function on the other....

    Published November 14th 2012 by Routledge

  3. The Implementation of Health Promoting Schools

    Exploring the theories of what, why and how

    Edited by Oddrun Samdal, Louise Rowling

    Developing a ‘healthy school’ has been a key aim for many schools across the globe, yet achieving successful implementation and sustaining the positive benefits has proven to be challenging. In this much-needed text, the contributors draw upon their wide range of international expertise and...

    Published November 12th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Investigating Missing Children Cases

    A Guide for First Responders and Investigators

    By Donald F. Sprague

    Time is an abducted child’s worst enemy. Seventy-four percent of abducted children who are murdered are killed within three hours of their abduction. It takes, on the average, two hours for a parent to report a child missing. This gives responders only one hour to get an investigation up and...

    Published September 17th 2012 by CRC Press

  5. How the Child's Mind Develops, 2nd Edition

    By David Cohen

    How do we get from helpless baby to knowing teenager? What impact do television, computers, the internet, video games and evolving technology have on the way children's minds develop? Is cognition a question of learning and environment or of heredity? How we learn to think, perceive, remember,...

    Published July 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  6. Pediatric Clinical Ophthalmology

    A Color Handbook

    By Scott Olitsky, Leonard B. Nelson

    Series: Medical Color Handbook Series

    This clinically oriented volume reviews the signs, symptoms and treatment of common ocular diseases and disorders in infants and children. Ocular disorders are of major significance as they often provide clues to the presence, not only of systemic diseases, but also of other congenital...

    Published May 29th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. Pediatric Rheumatology

    A Color Handbook

    By Anne Marie Reed, Thomas G. Mason

    Series: Medical Color Handbook Series

    Physicians caring for children with rheumatic disease need a varied and highly developed set of clinical skills, including general pediatrics, immunology, musculoskeletal medicine and the management of chronic diseases.With these requirements in mind, the authors of this concise handbook emphasize...

    Published April 29th 2012 by CRC Press

  8. Bone Health in Children

    By Steven A. Abrams, Keli M. Hawthorne

    Bone health is one of the most widely discussed topics in pediatric nutrition. Ensuring adequate calcium and vitamin D intake is essential, and other factors also play a significant role. Bone Health in Children explores the recent decades of research and public commentary on the subject, debunks...

    Published March 19th 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Child and Adolescent Mental Health

    Theory and Practice, Second Edition

    By Christine Hooper, Margaret Thompson, Catherine Laver-Bradbury, Chris Gale

    The book covers all the core aspects of child and adolescent mental health, starting with the background to emotional and behavioural problems and looking at models and tools for assessment and treatment before examining specific problems encountered in children, young people, and their families...

    Published February 23rd 2012 by CRC Press

  10. Overcoming Teenage Low Mood and Depression: A Five Areas Approach

    By Christopher Williams, Nicky Dummett

    Series: Overcoming

    Overcoming Teenage Low Mood and Depression uses the trusted Five Areas model of cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) to help young people experiencing low mood or depression to help themselves. The Five Areas model communicates life skills and key interventions in a clear, pragmatic, and accessible...

    Published January 26th 2012 by CRC Press