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Another in a series of books for children, prepared in cooperation with two members of the staff of the Menninger Clinic, that address themselves to the normal concerns and anxieties of children around the ages of 4 to 6 years. This one gives a simple account of parts of the body and pays particular attention to those parts that are frequently the source of concern for young children, such as the "belly button" and the anatomical differences between girls and boys. The discussion does not go into details of reproduction but does prepare the child for later learning in this
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My Body—How It Works. A Read-Together Book for Parents and Children.. Ann Intern Med. 1973;78:996. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-78-6-996_7
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1973;78(6):996.
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