Your Baby's First Year Author:Steven P. Shelov. M.D. (Editor- in-Chief) The only guide most pediactricians recommend. Here is state of the art advice you can trust from the American Academy of Pediactrics, the organization that represents the nations finest pediactricians. Your babys 1st year is the definitive all in one guide to caring for your infant. Comprehensive, accurate, and up to date, your baby's 1st year p... more »rovides authoritive advice on all aspects of infant care. Full of sound, reassuring answers to medical questions and parenting concerns, this volume is an essential childcare resource. Here, in easy to use format, you'll find:
-a month to month guide to your baby's 1 year that lets you know what to expect in terms of growth, behavior, and development.
-A complete health encyclopedia, plus detailed instructions for coping with emergency medical situations-and schedules for immunizations and screening tests.
-Complete information on breastfeeding, bottle feeding and introducing solids.
-Suggestions for choosing child care-and ways to ease your baby introduction to a sitter.
-Safety checks for home and car, including a car seat shopping guide.
-and much more.
Your Baby's 1st Year is an indespensable guide for all parents who want to provide the very best care for their baby-from a source they can safely trust.« less