Both visual and practical, showing you the essential information that other books only tell you Some new parents feel daunted by huge pregnancy and babycare tomes. Babycare: Everything You Need to Know delivers just the right amount of information in crystal-clear detail. Gets straight to the point, showing parents exactly what they need to do, from what to avoid eating during pregnancy to how to cut a baby's nails. Covers the core skills: how to change, dress, bathe, hold, carry, feed, comfort and soothe a newborn baby up to his first birthday. Stunning step-by-step photographs with short, direct captions illustrate all the necessary stages of essential care, such as how to change a nappy, how to put on a sleepsuit, and the best positions for breastfeeding. Simple, practical and highly visual, no parent-to-be should be without Babycare: Everything You Need to Know.
Who better than Jo Frost - the UK's most trusted nanny - to help you during this amazing first year of your new baby's life? You can always depend on Jo to give sound advice and practical help on a range of topics, including: * Sleeping * Feeding * Weaning * Teething * Playing Whether you need advice on how to establish practical routines, or simply reassurance and guidance, Jo's indispensible baby know-how will help all parents and co-carers of newborns feel more confident, creating much happiness as you and your baby grow together.
Provides a year's worth of advice for new parents, covering twenty-three areas, from diapering and bathing to beginning discipline and returning to work. Also includes a list of further resources, including books, Web sites, and organizations.
Fully revised and updated edition of the classic bestselling baby and childcare manual The Complete Book of Mother and Babycare was the first baby book to provide illustrated step-by-step instructions on how to care for your baby. Now it is fully revised and updated to include the latest in babycare guidelines and recommendations - from sleeping advice to postnatal recovery. Packed with new, fresh photography and essential advice, tips and suggestions, this guides you through every stage of your pregnancy and beyond, up to the first three years of your baby's life. Clear, step-by-step photographs illustrate everything from postnatal checks to breastfeeding and nappy-changing. Plus, this will provide you with everything you need to recognize and treat common childhood illnesses and ailments. This is a classic must-have babycare manual.
The Good Housekeeping Illustrated Book of Pregnancy Baby Care
The first illustrated practical handbook for new parents & parents-to-be, complete with color photographs every step of the way. The Good Housekeeping Illustrated Book of Pregnancy & Baby Care is the most complete & fully illustrated guide to parenting ever published. As natural as having a child is, there are still thousands of questions to be answered. Good Housekeeping does just that, by showing you, in 800 glorious, wonderful, adorable, captivating color photographs, real parents caring for real children. No question, however small or elementary, goes unanswered or appears without illustration. In its inimitable style -- confident, caring, down-to-earth -- it takes you through every step of pregnancy & childcare from conception to age three. In the section on pregnancy, you'll find a thoughtful, up-to-the-minute lesson in prenatal planning, exercise, nutrition, labor, & birthing alternatives. A unique month-by-month photographic diary of one woman's pregnancy will help you understand what changes your body & emotions undergo. Chapters on baby care offer step-by-step photographs & explanations on every imaginable subject: How to bottle-feed, breast-feed, express milk; How to change diapers, choose a layette, buy a car seat; How to dress, undress, feed, & bathe your baby; How to deal with crying spells, sleepless nights, diaper rash, potty training. In the section on health care, everything you need to know to recognize & treat common childhood illnesses is presented in a clear, no-nonsense, easy-to-find & follow format, along with a guide to childhood first aid, growth charts, & immunization timetables. Authoritative, clear, practical, & comforting, The Good Housekeeping Illustrated Book of Pregnancy & Baby Care will be your indispensable companion through the first three years of your baby's life.
Both visual and practical, showing you the essential information that other books only tell you Some new parents feel daunted by huge pregnancy and babycare tomes. Pregnancy & Birth: Everything You Need to Know delivers just the right amount of information in crystal-clear detail. Each title gets straight to the point, showing parents exactly what they need to do, from what to avoid eating during pregnancy to how to cut a baby's nails. The book includes stunning photographic overviews of Your Developing Body and Your Growing Baby. Plus, Your New Baby takes parents through the first six weeks of life with a newborn, with step-by-step sequences on feeding, bathing, changing nappies, and a visual guide to the medical check-ups. Simple, practical and highly visual, no parent-to-be should be without Pregnancy & Birth: Everything You Need to Know.
This fully illustrated practical guide shows you how to take care of your baby during its first twelve months. There are also step-by-step illustrated instructions to make it quick and easy to find whatever information you are looking for.