An incomparable guide to every aspect of caring for an infant during the first year, jam-packed with the expert advice and real-world, mom-to-mom wisdom that makes BabyCenter the worldas number-one online parenting resource. First-time moms and dads all share the same concern: Is my baby happy, healthy, and behaving normally? Through extensive research, the trusted editors at BabyCenter, the worldas number-one parenting Web site with more than 4 million visitors a month, have created the ultimate bedside companion for new parents. This book (featuring all new content never before seen on the Web site) draws on nonjudgmental voices of BabyCenteras team of advisors and the experiences of millions of parents to paint a detailed, accurate, and helpful picture of a newborn to 12-month-old. In it youall find: -step-by-step guides to the qfirsts, q including first feeding, first diaper change, first bath, and more -BabyCenter buzz: helpful advice from BabyCenter moms from all walks of life -Milestone reality checks: results from BabyCenteras exclusive survey of more than 100, 000 parents about what really happens when in their babyas development -Decision guides: pros and cons of breastfeeding vs. formula feeding, cloth vs. disposable diapers, and more -Just for dads: involved dads find all the help they need to truly co-parent from day one -essential health guide helps anxious new parents spot and treat the most common illnesses of the first yearA lanolinabased nipple cream, such as Lansinoh, may be useful to help heal and soothe cracked or sore nipples. a#39; Breast pads ... Youa#39;ll also need a breast pump and bottles if you plan to express breast milk for your baby. A handapump is fine if youa#39;re planning to express milk only once or twice a week. A reliable and fastanbsp;...
|Title||:||The BabyCenter Essential Guide to Your Baby's First Year|
|Author||:||Linda J. Murray, Anna McGrail, Daphne Metland, The BabyCenter Editorial Team|
|Publisher||:||Rodale - 2007-07-10|