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The Resource Understanding and managing your child's food allergies, Scott H. Sicherer

Understanding and managing your child's food allergies, Scott H. Sicherer

Label
Understanding and managing your child's food allergies
Title
Understanding and managing your child's food allergies
Statement of responsibility
Scott H. Sicherer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sicherer, Scott H
Dewey number
618.92/975
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ386.5
LC item number
.S53 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Food allergy in children
Label
Understanding and managing your child's food allergies, Scott H. Sicherer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-303) and index
Contents
The many faces of food allergy. Food allergy : the nuts and bolts -- Anaphylaxis -- Skin rashes and eczema -- Gastrointestinal problems -- Breathing problems -- Growth problems -- Behavior and developmental disabilities -- Additives and cross-reactions -- Diagnosing a food allergy. The medical history -- Allergy testing for ige -- Elimination diets and oral food challenges -- Other tests -- Putting it all together -- Treating an allergic reaction. Epinephrine -- Antihistamines and other therapies -- Emergency action plans for anaphylaxis -- Avoiding food allergens. Different kinds of exposure -- Maintaining a nutritious diet -- Navigating the supermarket -- At home and in social settings -- In restaurants and while traveling -- At school and camp -- Food allergy at different ages and stages. Infants and toddlers -- Preschool and school-age -- Teenagers and young adults -- Emotional concerns. The effect on children and families -- Maintaining a healthy lifestyle --Food allergy in the long term -- The natural course of food allergy -- Preventing food allergy -- Looking toward the future -- Research for improved diagnosis -- Research for treatment and cures -- Keeping current. An action plan for anaphylaxis -- Food allergy resources
Control code
BK0006738765
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 312 p.
Isbn
9780801884924
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2006005261
Label
Understanding and managing your child's food allergies, Scott H. Sicherer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-303) and index
Contents
The many faces of food allergy. Food allergy : the nuts and bolts -- Anaphylaxis -- Skin rashes and eczema -- Gastrointestinal problems -- Breathing problems -- Growth problems -- Behavior and developmental disabilities -- Additives and cross-reactions -- Diagnosing a food allergy. The medical history -- Allergy testing for ige -- Elimination diets and oral food challenges -- Other tests -- Putting it all together -- Treating an allergic reaction. Epinephrine -- Antihistamines and other therapies -- Emergency action plans for anaphylaxis -- Avoiding food allergens. Different kinds of exposure -- Maintaining a nutritious diet -- Navigating the supermarket -- At home and in social settings -- In restaurants and while traveling -- At school and camp -- Food allergy at different ages and stages. Infants and toddlers -- Preschool and school-age -- Teenagers and young adults -- Emotional concerns. The effect on children and families -- Maintaining a healthy lifestyle --Food allergy in the long term -- The natural course of food allergy -- Preventing food allergy -- Looking toward the future -- Research for improved diagnosis -- Research for treatment and cures -- Keeping current. An action plan for anaphylaxis -- Food allergy resources
Control code
BK0006738765
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 312 p.
Isbn
9780801884924
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2006005261

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