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Dr Spock's Baby Basics

How can I understand my baby's cries? Which cot is the safest? How do I know my baby has taken enough milk if I'm breastfeeding? How do we cope with colic? How can I encourage my baby to start sleeping through the night? How do I know when I should call a doctor? DR SPOCK'S BABY BASICS is a wonderfully practical guide to caring for your new baby with particular emphasis on sleeping, feeding, comforting and hygiene. Offering the best up-to-date information on your baby's most fundamental needs, and plenty of useful tips on day-to-day care, it is a reference you will pick up time and time again.

Dr. Robert Needlman grew up in Chicago, and earned his MD from Yale Medical School. He trained in General Paediatrics and Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics at Boston City Hospital, where he led the development of Reach Out and Read, a project to promote reading aloud. ROR programmes now help millions of children to grow up loving books (learn more at www.reachoutandread.org). In addition to being the revising co-author of Dr. Spock’s Baby and Child Care, 8th and 9th editions, he is the author of Dr. Spock’s Baby Basics and writes for Drspock.com. Dr. Needlman practices and teaches Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland and is Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK (April 5, 2004)
  • Length: 304 pages
  • ISBN13: 9780743477864

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