ERIC Number: EJ595593
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Fragile: Handle with Care.
Poussaint, Alvin F.; Linn, Susan
Newsweek, p33 Spr-Sum 1997
Examines the physical damage of shaken-baby syndrome (SBS), noting that many parents and caregivers are unaware that shaking infants is dangerous. Argues that helping parents and caregivers better understand infant behavior and manage their frustrations could significantly reduce the occurrence of SBS and other types of abuse. Highlights efforts to prevent such abuse. (HTH)
Newsweek, Inc., 251 West 57th Street, New York, NY 10019.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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