Babycenter Baby, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0756666368
  • ISBN-13: 9780756666361
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 320 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released September 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Overview

BABYCENTER BABY covers all baby care and developmental issues from the first days after birth with a newborn to the end of toddlerhood (around age 3), using the "best of" material from the wildly popular website, babycenter.com. With parents' tips and comments, expert views, statistics, and Babycenter.com polls, this book gives all the tips, tools, and guidance they need to raise happy, healthy children.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Frontispiece.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Frontispiece.
Foreword.
Introduction.
1: Welcome to Parenthood! 0–6 Weeks.
2: Your Baby’s Arrival.
3: The First Moments.
4: After the Birth.
5: Your Recovery Time.
6: Getting to Know your Baby.
7: Going Home With your Baby.
8: Special Care Baby.
9: The Greener Baby.
10: Baby Care Basics.
11: Feeding your Baby.
12: Breast or Bottle.
13: Sleep and your Baby.
14: Your Newborn’s Sleep.
15: Sleeping Basics.
16: Co-Sleeping.
17: Safe Sleeping.
18: Your Baby’s Development.
19: How your Baby Develops.
20: You and your Family.
21: Becoming Parents.
22: Your Changing Body.
23: Postpartum Exercise.
24: How You’re Feeling.
25: Your Partner’s Role.
26: You and your Partner.
27: Your Adopted Baby.
28: Caring for Twins.
29: The Outside World.
30: Your Time at Home.
31: Out and About.
32: Postpartum Checkups.
33: Your Growing Baby 6 Weeks to 6 Months.
34: Feeding your Baby.
35: Your Growing Baby’s Needs.
36: Feeding Ups and Downs.
37: As your Baby Grows.
38: Sleep and your Baby.
39: Your Baby’s Sleep.
40: Approaches to Sleep.
41: Your Baby’s Environment.
42: Development and Play.
43: How your Baby Develops.
44: Playing and Learning: 2–4 Months.
45: Playing and Learning: 4–6 Months.
46: Your Baby’s Toys.
47: Playing Together.
48: Baby Talk.
49: Meeting Others.
50: Environment and Everyday Care.
51: Your Baby’s Environment.
52: Everyday Care.
53: Baby Massage.
54: Your Older Baby Six Months to One Year.
55: Feeding your Baby.
56: Starting Solid Foods.
57: Sleep and your Baby.
58: Your Baby’s Sleep.
59: Development and Play.
60: Your Baby’s Development.
61: Your Baby’s Playtime.
62: Playing and Learning: 6–9 Months.
63: Playing and Learning: 9–12 Months.
64: Communication.
65: Your Baby’s Behavior.
66: Environment and Everyday Care.
67: Your Baby’s Environment.
68: Everyday Care.
69: Holidays and Festivities.
70: Traditions and Festivities.
71: Travel and Vacations.
72: Baby Health Care 0–12 Months.
73: Newborn Health.
74: Health Concerns in Newborns.
75: Getting Help.
76: General Health.
77: Health Concerns in the First Year.
78: Infections.
79: Allergic Conditions.
80: Infectious Diseases.
81: Gastrointestinal Illnesses.
82: Minor Concerns.
83: First Aid.
84: Special Care Babies.
85: Your Special Care Baby.
86: Returning to Work your Options Now.
87: Your New Working Life.
88: Useful Contacts and Organizations.
Index.
Acknowledgments.