Trusted Advice: Your Healthy Child: A Practical Guide To More Than 80 Childhood Complaints, 1st Edition

  • Miriam Stoppard
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  • ISBN-10: 0756673844
  • ISBN-13: 9780756673840
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released November 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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Overview

YOUR HEALTHY CHILD addresses common childhood illnesses, their symptoms, and treatment. It includes simple diagnostic detail on 80 typical childhood complaints, ranging from colds to meningitis, with easy-to-follow advice on what parents can do to treat their child, and when to call a doctor. Includes an A-Z index of complaints for easy reference.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Frontispiece.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
How to use this Book.
A-Z Guide to Complaints.
1: Caring for a Sick Child.
2: Calling for Medical Help.
3: Temperature.
4: Medicines.
5: Nursing a Sick Child.
6: Your Child in the Hospital.
7: Infectious Diseases.
8: Diagnosis Guide.
9: Fever.
10: Chicken Pox.
11: Measles.
12: Mumps.
13: Mononucleosis.
14: Rubella.
15: HIV/AIDS.
16: Skin, Hair, and Nails.
17: Diagnosis Guide.
18: Itching.
19: Cuts and Scrapes.
20: Bites.
21: Bruises.
22: Splinters.
23: Insect Stings.
24: Blisters.
25: Burns.
26: Sunburn.
27: Heat Rash.
28: Chapping.
29: Chilblains.
30: Boils.
31: Cold Sores.
32: Diaper Rash.
33: Cradle Cap.
34: Eczema.
35: Hives.
36: Athlete’s Foot.
37: Impetigo.
38: Ringworm.
39: Lice (Nits).
40: Scabies.
41: Ingrown Toenails.
42: Plantar Wart.
43: Eyes, Ears, Nose, Throat, and Mouth.
44: Diagnosis Guide.
45: Common cold.
46: Rhinitis.
47: Sinusitis.
48: Sore Throat.
49: Tonsillitis.
50: Laryngitis.
51: Otitis Media with Effusion.
52: Earache.
53: Otitis Externa.
54: Foreign Object in Ear.
55: Foreign Object in Nose.
56: Nosebleed.
57: Styes.
58: Sticky Eye.
59: Conjunctivitis.
60: Foreign Object in Eye.
61: Teething.
62: Toothache.
63: Mouth Ulcers.
64: Dental Abscess.
65: Respiratory System.
66: Diagnosis Guide.
67: Cough.
68: Bronchitis.
69: Influenza.
70: Croup.
71: Hay Fever.
72: Asthma.
73: Choking.
74: Whooping Cough.
75: Crib Death.
76: Digestion.
77: Diagnosis Guide.
78: Colic.
79: Gastroenteritis.
80: Food Poisoning.
81: Vomiting.
82: Diarrhea.
83: Constipation.
84: Encopresis.
85: Hernia.
86: Appendicitis.
87: Muscles, Bones, and Joints.
88: Diagnosis Guide.
89: Sprains.
90: Broken Bones.
91: Limping.
92: Growing Pains.
93: Head and Brain.
94: Diagnosis Guide.
95: Dizziness.
96: Headache.
97: Migraine.
98: Meningitis.
99: Urinary and Genital Infections.
100: Diagnosis Guide.
101: Thrush.
102: Balanitis.
Useful Addresses.
Glossary.
Index.
Acknowledgments.