Monday, October 31, 2011

Nutrition What Every Parent Needs to Know

It may be Halloween but that doesn't mean your nutritional radar has to go kaput.  Nutrition (2nd edition) offers "Expert Guidance from the American Academy of Pediatrics" and is one of the most comprehensive guides to good health - you can't go wrong with this one!

It Includes:
  • What's Best for My Newborn
  • Expanding Your Baby's Diet
  • The Toddler Years
  • Nutrition During the School Years
  • The Adolescent Years
  • Is My Child Overweight?
  • Is My Child Too Thin?  Too Small?  Too Tall?
  • Nutrition Basics
  • Spitting Up, Gagging, Vomiting, Diarrhea and Constipation
  • Eating Disorders
  • What Do I Do About Outside Influences
  • Can I Cut My Child's Risk Of...?
  • Food Safety
  • Food Additives
  • Alternative Diets and Supplements
  • Is My Child Allergic?
In addition, Nutrition also provides Appendixes.  It includes:
  • What Caregivers Need to Know: A Checklist
  • Food-Medication Interactions
  • Standard Growth Chart
  • Body Mass Index Charts
  • Food Substitutions
  • Choking/CPR
  • Dietary References Intake
  • The DASH (Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension Diet)
  • Health and Nutrition Resources
Nutrition is sure to be every parents (new and seasoned) go-to book.  It should be in every household with children.

Check out Nutrition: What Every Parent Needs to Know at; Amazon, and on HealthyChildren


Opal Stevens said...

Following from the Get Wired Wednesday Hop :)!

Cheryl Roth said...

Visiting from I ♥ Blogging Hop. Nice site, I appreciate the book review. Followed with GFC, hope you will follow back.

Sarafan2 said...

Stopping by from the blog hop! Awesome blog you have!! Thanks or sharing with us!!

Post a Comment

Check Out All the Fun We're Having

Here's Some...

Here's Some...
Sign up for our FREE monthly newsletter - The Cafe Buzz at;