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Your Babycare Bible

The most authoritative and up-to-date source book on caring for babies from birth to age three

By Tony Waterston

  • Hardback
  • £24.99

Created by a team of childcare specialists, this book is the essential guide to rearing babies and young toddlers.

Created by a team of childcare specialists, this book is the essential guide to rearing babies and young toddlers.

Today, paediatric care is the concern of many different specialists, including neonatal physicians, paediatricians, nutritionists, breastfeeding technicians, child behaviourists and psychotherapists. Your Babycare Bible makes all their expertise and more available in a single volume.

Among other special features, it provides a month-by-month guide to how a baby develops, special fold-out basic babycare and first-aid procedure pages, in-depth and up-to-date information on recognising and treating common childhood complaints and coping with emergencies, advice on the activities, toys and attitudes that will develop your baby's abilities and the latest recommendations for feeding, immunising, travelling with and safeguarding your child.

Given that new parents' available time is limited, this book is designed to enable them to readily find out what they need to know and to present the advice in a form that can be quickly, accurately and effectively followed.

Biographical Notes

Dr Tony Waterston, MD, FRCP, FRCPCH, DRCOG, DCh, chief consultant and contributing editor, is Consultant Paediatrician (Community Child Health) and Clinical Senior Lecturer at the University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne. A practising consultant since 1986, he has written over sixty papers and edited a major student textbook in paediatrics, the sole postgraduate text on child public health and the major textbook on tropical paediatrics.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780600631415
  • Publication date: 04 May 2015
  • Page count: 408
  • Imprint: Hamlyn
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