A fully illustrated month-by-month guide to the development and care of your baby from birth to 24 months, this innovative book walks moms through the early years of development when babies have changing needs that parents need to respond to quickly.
Su Laurent, MD, is a pediatrician at Barnet Hospital, London, where she supervises the medical care of children of all ages, from extremely premature babies toteenagers. She is married to Peter Reader, MD, who has contributed to the book.They have three children.
US Consultant Kate Cronan, MD, is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Jefferson Medical College and Chief of Emergency Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Delaware. She also has threechildren. Includes the latest research on how babies learn and develop. Engaging month-by-month structure tells you what to expect, what to do, and when. Provides advice on day-to-day care, development, and common concerns.