The book for every parent of an infant or toddler.
Families everywhere have long found reassurance and much-needed support in T. Berry Brazelton's experience as a beloved paediatrician to two generations of patients. His great empathy for the universal concerns of parenthood - and his candour and wit as he explains the complex feelings parenthood engenders - have made him America's favourite paediatrician.
This second edition is completely revised with Joshua D. Sparrow and contains (amongst others) the following highly topical items:
¥ ADHD and Normal hyperactivity - making the distinction ¥ Allergies and asthma prevention ¥ Choices in childcare ¥ Co-sleeping, pros and cons ¥ Grandparents, their newly important rolls ¥ Learning and Play ¥ Obesity prevention ¥ Prematurity - new kinds of care, new challenges ¥ SIDS ¥ Sleep patterns in infancy