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Protecting your child's health : expert answers to urgent environmental questions  Cover Image Book Book

Protecting your child's health : expert answers to urgent environmental questions / editor in chief Ruth A. Etzel, associate editor Sophie J. Balk ; foreword by Mona Hanna-Attisha.

Etzel, Ruth Ann, (editor.). Balk, Sophie J., (editor.). Hanna-Attisha, Mona, (writer of foreword.). American Academy of Pediatrics. (Added Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781610024372
  • ISBN: 1610024370
  • Physical Description: xxi, 241 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Itasca, IL : American Academy of Pediatrics, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A healthy family begins before the baby arrives -- Feeding your baby -- Safe drinking water: It's more complicated than buying a filter -- Healthy eating from farm to kitchen -- Your home: Keeping it safe for your family -- Technology: Friend or foe? -- Let's go outside! Playing it safe in the yard or on the beach -- What a beautiful day in the neighborhood! -- Oh, the places they go! All around town with your child -- Your teenager: A whole new world -- Navigating your child's health care -- The big green picture: Saving people and the planet.
Summary, etc.:
"As a parent, you know your most important job is protecting your child. But, you may not know as much about the numerous environmental hazards your child encounters every day. In a sea of “natural” products and questionable online experts, where can you find information you can trust? Protecting Your Child’s Health offers clear guidance on assessing and preventing the risks where your children live, learn, and play. Written by experts at the American Academy of Pediatrics, this practical Q&A guide offers evidence-based answers to questions about food and water safety, air pollution, radiation, pesticides, and more, helping you keep your children safe from the day-to-day environmental dangers in your home, school, and community."-- Amazon
Subject: Children > Diseases > Environmental aspects.
Environmentally induced diseases in children.
Children and the environment.
Pediatric toxicology.

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