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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
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
Label
Understanding and managing your child's food allergies, Scott H. Sicherer
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-303) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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 problems and developmental disabilities -- Additives and cross-reactions -- Diagnosing a food allergy. The medical history -- Allergy testing for IgE : skin and blood tests -- 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. Avoidance diets -- Maintaining a nutritious diet -- Navigating the supermarket -- At home and in social settings -- In restaurants and traveling -- At school and camp -- Food allergy at different ages and stages. Infants and toddlers -- Preschool and school-age children-- 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--Glossary of common allergic disorder
Control code
1034495
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 312 pages
Isbn
9780801884917
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006005261
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1034495
  • (Sirsi) 1034495
  • (OCoLC)64098496
Label
Understanding and managing your child's food allergies, Scott H. Sicherer
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-303) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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 problems and developmental disabilities -- Additives and cross-reactions -- Diagnosing a food allergy. The medical history -- Allergy testing for IgE : skin and blood tests -- 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. Avoidance diets -- Maintaining a nutritious diet -- Navigating the supermarket -- At home and in social settings -- In restaurants and traveling -- At school and camp -- Food allergy at different ages and stages. Infants and toddlers -- Preschool and school-age children-- 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--Glossary of common allergic disorder
Control code
1034495
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 312 pages
Isbn
9780801884917
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006005261
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1034495
  • (Sirsi) 1034495
  • (OCoLC)64098496

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