Babycare: Everything You Need To Know, 1st Edition

  • Ann Peters
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  • ISBN-10: 075667395X
  • ISBN-13: 9780756673956
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 192 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released September 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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Overview

From how to change, dress, bathe, hold, carry, feed, comfort, and soothe a newborn baby, Babycare Essentials provides the essential information every parent needs in order to ease them through those first hours, days, weeks, and months. Simple, practical, and highly visual with key topic boxes, handy tips on the best techniques, safety, and useful products, as well as essential facts, feature throughout, Babycare Essentials shows parents exactly what they need to do.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Frontispiece.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
About the Author.
Introduction.
1: Caring for Your Baby.
2: Getting Started.
3: Picking up Your Baby.
4: Lifting your Older Baby.
5: Using Diapers.
6: Changing a Reusable Diaper.
7: Changing a Disposable Diaper.
8: Cleaning Your Baby’s Bottom.
9: Preventing Diaper Rash.
10: Sponge Baths.
11: Cleaning Creases.
12: Caring for Your Baby’s Umbilical Cord Stump.
13: Bath Time Equipment.
14: Bathing Your Newborn Baby.
15: Bathing Your Older Baby.
16: Washing Your Baby’s Hair.
17: Cutting Your Baby’s Nails.
18: Cleaning Your Baby’s Teeth.
19: Teething.
20: Dressing Your Young Baby.
21: Putting on Your Baby’s Onesie.
22: Putting on Your Baby’s Sleep Suit.
23: Dressing Your Older Baby.
24: Putting Safety First.
25: Babyproofing Your Home.
26: When Your Baby is Sick.
27: Taking Your Baby’s Temperature.
28: Dealing with a Fever.
29: Giving Medicine.
30: Feeding Your Baby.
31: Your Baby’s Needs.
32: Your Growing Baby.
33: Starting to Breast-Feed.
34: Latching on.
35: Getting Comfortable.
36: Feeding on Demand.
37: Breast-Feeding Problems.
38: Successful Breast-Feeding.
39: Expressing Milk.
40: Bottle-Feeding Basics.
41: Bottle-Feeding Hygiene.
42: Making up a Bottle.
43: Giving Your Baby a Bottle.
44: Burping Your Baby.
45: Bottle-Feeding Problems.
46: Introducing Solids.
47: Solids Equipment.
48: First Foods.
49: Introducing new Foods.
50: Your Baby’s Healthy Diet.
51: Avoiding Feeding Pitfalls.
52: Food Allergies and Intolerances.
53: Your Baby’s Sleep.
54: Sleep and Your Baby.
55: Your Baby’s Bed.
56: Bedding and Equipment.
57: Where Your Baby Sleeps.
58: The Best Sleeping Positions.
59: Making Your Baby Comfortable.
60: A Bedtime Routine.
61: Settling Down Your Baby.
62: Daytime Sleep.
63: Sleeping Independently.
64: Night Waking.
65: Early Rising.
66: Bonding with Your Baby.
67: Your New Family.
68: Bonding with Your Newborn Baby.
69: Adjusting to Parenthood.
70: A Supportive Network.
71: Enjoying Family Life.
72: Understanding Your Baby’s Cries.
73: Soothing Your Young Baby.
74: Dealing with Colic.
75: Comforting Your Older Baby.
76: Connecting Through Touch.
77: Massaging Your Baby.
78: Stimulating Your Baby.
79: Encouraging Development.
80: Baby Talk.
81: Interacting with Your Baby.
82: Encouraging Social Skills.
83: Your Baby’s Coordination.
84: Encouraging Movement.
85: Playtime with Young Babies.
86: Toys for Young Babies.
87: Playtime for Older Babies.
88: Toys for Older Babies.
89: Outings and Lifestyle.
90: Getting Out and About.
91: Your Baby’s Car Seat.
92: Baby Carriers.
93: Strollers and Carriages.
94: Your First Outings.
95: Outings with Your Older Baby.
96: Staying Healthy.
97: Going on Vacation.
98: Returning to Work.
99: The Right Balance.
Useful Resources.
Index.
Acknowledgments.