Child of Mine: Feeding with Love and Good Sense

Paperback | April 6, 2000

byEllyn Satter

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Widely considered the leading book involving nutrition and feeding infants and children, this revised edition offers practical advice that takes into account the most recent research into such topics as: emotional, cultural, and genetic aspects of eating; proper diet during pregnancy; breast-feeding versus; bottle-feeding; introducing solid food to an infant's diet; feeding the preschooler; and avoiding mealtime battles. An appendix looks at a wide range of disorders including allergies, asthma, and hyperactivity, and how to teach a child who is reluctant to eat. The author also discusses the benefits and drawbacks of giving young children vitamins.

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  Children need nourishment in the forms of good care and good food. Without proper nutrition, children cannot develop to their full potential. Too much or too little food, or the wrong kinds of food can have destructive consequences. Child of Mine: Feeding with Love and Good Sense Third Edition is an expanded, updated children’s nutr...

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Widely considered the leading book involving nutrition and feeding infants and children, this revised edition offers practical advice that takes into account the most recent research into such topics as: emotional, cultural, and genetic aspects of eating; proper diet during pregnancy; breast-feeding versus; bottle-feeding; introducing ...

Ellyn Satter, MS, RD, CICSW, BCD, is an internationally recognized authority on eating and feeding. She is an author, trainer, psychotherapist, and eating therapist with more than 30 years' experience in helping people of all ages learn positive and natural ways of becoming competent with their eating.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:536 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 1.2 inPublished:April 6, 2000Publisher:Bull Publishing CompanyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0923521518

ISBN - 13:9780923521516

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  Children need nourishment in the forms of good care and good food. Without proper nutrition, children cannot develop to their full potential. Too much or too little food, or the wrong kinds of food can have destructive consequences. Child of Mine: Feeding with Love and Good Sense Third Edition is an expanded, updated children’s nutrition and behaviour guide for parents and health professionals. Ellyn Satter provides helpful, straightforward advice on feeding children, from prenatals to preteens. This invaluable guide features black-and-white illustrations, charts, tables and an appendix dealing with specific problems.

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"An excellent source of solid nutrition information. . . . it espouses a philosophy of moderation and common sense that fosters good health, good eating habits, and, most of all, a loving relationship between parents and children. —Washington Post