Summary: This documentary follows incest victim Shirley Turcotte as she returns to the places and people of her childhood. She retraces her family's nightmare with the help of her mother, sister, and two brothers, all victims of physical or sexual abuse. She visits neighbors, her best friend, and the psychiatrist who treated her. The program reveals the deep psychic wounds inflicted on victims of incest and encourages them to break the silence as the first step to recovery
"With the influx of Vietnamese refugees to Vancouver in 1978-1980 ... encouraging breast feeding and appropriate introduction of solids thus became a priority to the Community Health Nurses at the Refugee Service Project in Vancouver ... a study was undertaken in 1981 to determine what percentage of mothers chose to breast feed and what percentage chose to bottle feed."
AAP Textbook of Adolescent Care is an action-oriented working tool expressly built for efficient, on-target clinical problem-solving.
Broad scope - Nearly 200 chapters cover physical growth and development...examination and laboratory screening...sexual development...puberty...obesity...sleep disorders...adolescent dermatology and much more.
Clear management guidelines - Provides step-by-step recomendations: what to do, how to do it; when to admit, when to treat, when to refer.
Evidence-based approach - Treat patients and counsel parents with high confidence.
Excellent study reference - for the pediatric or internal medicine boards.
Integrated companion resources - Use with complementary AAP resources: AAP Textbook of Pediatric Care, Tools for Practice, and Pediatric Care Online.
The lactation specialist : roles and responsibilities -- Tides in breastfeeding practice -- Anatomy and physiology of lactation -- The biological specificity of breastmilk -- Drug therapy and breastfeeding -- Viruses and breastfeeding -- Perinatal and intrapartum care -- Postpartum care -- Breast-related problems -- Low intake in the breastfed infant : maternal and infant considerations -- Jaundice and the breastfed baby -- Breast pumps and other technologies -- Breastfeeding the preterm infant -- Donor human milk banking -- Maternal nutrition during lactation -- Womenâ€™s health and breastfeeding -- Maternal employment and breastfeeding -- Child health -- The ill child : breastfeeding implications -- Infant assessment -- Fertility, sexuality, and contraception during lactation -- Research, theory, and lactation -- Breastfeeding education -- The cultural context of breastfeeding -- The familial and social context of breastfeeding.