Your Baby's First Year Author:Steven P. Shelov, M.D. and the American Academy of Pediatrics Here's state-of-the-art advice you can trust from the American Academy of Pediatrics, the organization that represents the nation's finest pediatricians. Your Baby's First Year is the definitive all-in-one guide to caring for your infant. Comprehensive, accurate, and up-to-date, Your Baby's First Year provides authoritative advice on all aspec... more »ts of infant care. Full of sound, reassuring answers to medical questions and parenting concerns, this volume is an essential childcare resource. Here, in an easy-to-use format, you'll find:
-a month-to-month guide to your baby's first year that let's 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's introduction to a sitter
-safety checks for home and car, including a car seat shopping guide, and much more.
Your Baby's First 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