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release date: Dec 27, 2011
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Dr. Spock's Baby and Child Care: 9th Edition
Dr. Benjamin Spock is America’s most trusted name in child care and parenting, and his essential guidebook has topped bestseller lists for over sixty-five years. This fully revised and updated edition of the classic manual provides first time and experienced parents the best information about caring for new babies, toddlers, and adolescents in the twenty-first century.

All of Dr. Spock’s invaluable, time-tested advice is here, along with the most current medical practices and advances in health care. While still covering key parenting issues like accidents, illnesses and injuries, this edition of the classic also contains the latest on:

* Immunizations
* Nutrition and childhood obesity
* Cultural diversity
* Alternative and non-traditional family structures
* Children’s learning and brain development
* Raising children with special needs
* Environmental health
* Increasingly common disorders such as ADHD, childhood depression, and autism—including medications and behavioral interventions
* Children and the media, including screen time, video games, and the internet

Updated by leading pediatrician Robert Needlman, the book includes a revised glossary of common medications and a resource guide that compiles the most reliable online resources. This indispensable guide is still the next best thing to Dr. Spock’s #1 rule of parenting: “Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do.”
release date: Apr 23, 2013
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The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care
This is a reprint of the One and Only Original book by Dr. Benjamin Spock on Baby and Child Care. Prior to this reprint, the original book had not been reprinted since 1957. Instead there have been many new books, all bearing Dr. Spock's name, but these have been considerably different books and usually much shorter. No book published after 1957 has been a true reprint of the original book. Starting with Baby and Child Care (2nd ed.). New York: Pocket Books (1957), books have been coming out claiming to be new editions of the original book, but in reality they are different books, not the same book. Poor Dr. Spock has had to cater to the demands of various pressure groups who demanded revisions of his work.
release date: Aug 01, 2001
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Dr. Spock's The School Years: The Emotional and Social Development of Children
America's favorite pediatrician, Dr. Benjamin Spock has helped two generations of parents raise their kids with his timeless bestseller, Dr. Spock's Baby and Child Care. Now, today's parents can rejoice: a new compilation of Dr. Spock's timeless advice is here!
Filled with Dr. Spock's insightful writings on the fruition of a child to college-aged adult, this first-time collection of essays provides parents with timely information on topics such as:
  • a child's fears and anger
  • coping with everyday stress
  • teaching a child values and responsibilities
  • understanding and dealing with violence in contemporary culture
  • effective discipline
  • prioritizing school work
  • dealing with peer pressure
  • discussing love, sex, and AIDS
  • step-parenting

With Dr. Spock's The School Years, parents everywhere will return again and again to Dr. Spock for all of their child-rearing questions.
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release date: Aug 01, 2001
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Dr. Spock On Parenting: Sensible, Reassuring Advice for Today's Parent
An essential guide for today's parents -- from the world-renowned pediatrician and author of Dr. Spock's Baby and Child Care.
In this classic text, Dr. Benjamin Spock addresses the changing of traditional family structure and the challenges contemporary parents face. From two-job families to single parenthood, this timely reference offers sound, reliable advice on today's difficult parenting issues, including:
  • understanding the role of the modern father
  • developing healthy eating habits
  • adapting career demands to a baby's needs
  • evaluating child care outside the home
  • handling your child in public places
  • dealing with sleeping problems
  • teaching your child about strangers
  • nurturing your child's potential
  • talking to children about sex, disease, death,
  • religion and God
  • handling divorce and custody questions
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release date: Apr 01, 1997
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El Cuidado de Su Hijo del Dr. Spock
A Spanish-language edition of the classic child care book covers everything from prepregnancy preparations through pregnancy, childbirth, and postnatal care for both mother and baby.
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release date: Oct 21, 1989
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Spock on Spock
Through a series of extended taped interviews Dr. Benjamin Spock's wife Mary Morgan has compiled a fascinating "memoir" of the pioneer childcare expert and political activist of the 1960s. One of the delightful surprises of this book is realize that besides having an active, brilliant mind, Dr. Spock was a great storyteller. Here Dr. Spock relates to the reader his colorful life through his triumphs and defeats, his joys and sorrows, his pioneering work in childcare and his run for the Presidency of the United States . A charming look into the making of a true American hero.
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release date: Apr 02, 1987
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Dr. Spock's Baby & Child Care
In print for more than 50 years, the bible of baby and child care has been fully revised and updated to take parents into the 21st century.
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release date: Dec 25, 2019
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Dr. Spock on Parenting: Sensible Advice from America's Most Trusted Child-Care Expert Hardcover August, 1988
Will be shipped from US. Used books may not include companion materials, may have some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include CDs or access codes. 100% money back guarantee.
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release date: Aug 01, 1988
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release date: Dec 25, 2019
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The Pocket Book of Baby and Child Care
FIFTH PRINTING. WELL READ BOOK! NOTICEABLE RUBBING, SMUDGING AND CREASES ON SPINE AND COVERS. UPPER FRONT COVER AND SOME PAGES HAVE CREASES. AGE RELATED DISCOLORATION/TANNING OF PAGES AND MUSTY ODOR.
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