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Help for parents and doctors! Part 1
  1. Deborah Shanks
  1. Correspondence to Dr Deborah Shanks, Raigmore Hospital, Inverness IV2 4ST; UKdeborah.shanks{at}

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Dealing with parenting issues in the middle of a busy clinic can be challenging; once one is a parent it is easier to understand the concerns and give some advice, but in the era of evidence-based medicine we should try to ensure there is some recommendations for what we suggest. I have found some books extremely helpful for this purpose. This is the first one.Toddler Taming—Dr Christopher Green

As the advert on the website says, this book gives “invaluable practical advice on all fronts from discipline to sleeping problems, tantrums to toilet training. Light-hearted yet authoritative, Toddler …

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