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Book Reviews
August 1938

Nutrition of the Infant and Child.

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By Julian D. Boyd, M.D. Price, $3. Pp. 198, with 40 illustrations and 12 tables. National Medical Book Co., New York, 1937.

Am J Dis Child. 1938;56(2):475. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1938.01980140245027

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The first chapters concern the princples of nutrition, including food requirements; following are chapters on normal diets and finally en therapeutic diets. Diabetes mellitus is dealt with in more detail then in most texts of this size, owing to the author's experience with this type of disease.

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