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The Resource The business of baby : what doctors don't tell you, what corporations try to sell you, and how to put your pregnancy, childbirth, and baby before their bottom line, Jennifer Margulis

The business of baby : what doctors don't tell you, what corporations try to sell you, and how to put your pregnancy, childbirth, and baby before their bottom line, Jennifer Margulis

Label
The business of baby : what doctors don't tell you, what corporations try to sell you, and how to put your pregnancy, childbirth, and baby before their bottom line
Title
The business of baby
Title remainder
what doctors don't tell you, what corporations try to sell you, and how to put your pregnancy, childbirth, and baby before their bottom line
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Margulis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Investigates the business side of pregnancy and early childhood to reveal how health care for parents and babies is being undermined by commercial interests, explaining how profit margins are leading to dangerous consequences
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Margulis, Jennifer
Dewey number
649/.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ755.8
LC item number
.M35727 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Parenthood
Label
The business of baby : what doctors don't tell you, what corporations try to sell you, and how to put your pregnancy, childbirth, and baby before their bottom line, Jennifer Margulis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [266]-328) 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
Gestation matters : the problem with prenatal care -- Sonic boom : the downside of ultrasound -- Emerging expenses : the real cost of childbirth -- Cutting costs : the business of cesarean birth -- Perinatal prices : profit-mongering after the baby is born -- Foreskins for sale : the business of circumcision -- Bottled profits : how formula manufacturers manipulate moms -- Diaper deals : how corporate profits shape the way we potty -- Boost your bottom line : vaccinating for health or profit? -- Sick is the new well : the business of well-baby care -- So where do we go from here?
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xvii, 344 pages
Isbn
9781451636086
Lccn
2012031245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0011598451
  • 677602
Label
The business of baby : what doctors don't tell you, what corporations try to sell you, and how to put your pregnancy, childbirth, and baby before their bottom line, Jennifer Margulis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [266]-328) 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
Gestation matters : the problem with prenatal care -- Sonic boom : the downside of ultrasound -- Emerging expenses : the real cost of childbirth -- Cutting costs : the business of cesarean birth -- Perinatal prices : profit-mongering after the baby is born -- Foreskins for sale : the business of circumcision -- Bottled profits : how formula manufacturers manipulate moms -- Diaper deals : how corporate profits shape the way we potty -- Boost your bottom line : vaccinating for health or profit? -- Sick is the new well : the business of well-baby care -- So where do we go from here?
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xvii, 344 pages
Isbn
9781451636086
Lccn
2012031245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0011598451
  • 677602

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