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Title The baby book : everything you need to know about your baby from birth to age two / William Sears, Martha Sears, Robert Sears, and James Sears.

Imprint New York : Little, Brown, and Company, c2013.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's, Parents' Shelf    j 649.122 BAB 2013    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's, Parents' Shelf    j 649.122 BAB 2013    Available
Edition 3rd ed., rev. and updated [ed.].
Description xiv, 770 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Sears parenting library
Sears parenting library.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents PART 1. Getting started : baby-care basics. Getting attached : what it means -- Ten tips for having a safe and satisfying birth -- Preparing for baby -- Getting the right start with your newborn -- Postpartum family adjustments -- Caring for your baby's bodily needs -- Common concerns in the early weeks
PART 2. Infant feeding and nutrition. Breastfeeding: why and how -- The breastfeeding mother : choices, challenges -- Bottlefeeding with safety and love -- Introducting solid foods : when, what and how -- Ten tips for becoming your family's nutritionist -- Feeding the toddler : one to two years
PART 3. Contemporary parenting. Babywearing : the art and science of carrying your baby -- Nighttime parenting : how to get your baby to sleep -- Parenting the fussy or colicky baby -- Working and parenting -- Special situations
PART 4. Infant development and behavior. Growing together : enjoying your baby's developmental stages -- The first six months : big changes -- The second six months : moving up -- The second year : from babyhood to toddlerhood -- Bothersome but normal toddler behaviors -- Toilet training
PART 5. Keeping your baby safe and healthy. Babyproofing your home -- Keeping your baby healthy -- The most common medical problems : self-help home care -- Life-saving procedures and First-Aid for common emergencies.
Summary A comprehensive baby care book features information on every aspect of infant care, including the treatment of illnesses and infant nutritional requirements, and focuses on a baby's five needs: eating, sleeping, development, health, and comfort.
Subject Newborn infants -- Care.
Infants -- Care.
Infants -- Development.
Added Author Sears, William, 1939-
Sears, Martha.
Sears, Robert W,
Sears, James M.
Other Editions: Revision of: Baby book Boston : Little, Brown, c2003. xiv, 769 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. (DLC) 2002016142
ISBN 9780316198264 (pbk.)
0316198269 (pbk.)

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