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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 Hardcover – 1 Sep 2009

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  • Hardcover: 392 pages
  • Publisher: Carroll & Brown Publishers Limited (1 Sept. 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1904760511
  • ISBN-13: 978-1904760511
  • Product Dimensions: 24.9 x 3.4 x 19.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (135 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 43,013 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Book Description

Created by a team of childcare specialists, this book is the essential guide to rearing babies and young toddlers. --This text refers to an alternate Hardcover edition.

About the Author

Tony Waterson, MD, FRCP,FRCPCH,DRCOG,DCH, has been a consultant paediatrician since 1986 with a special interest in community child health, child public health and medical education. He has written over sixty papers and edited a major student textbook in paediatrics, the sole postgraduate text on public health and the major textbook on tropical paediatrics. Presently, he is Consultant Paediatrician (Community Child Health) and Clinical Senior Lecturer, at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne.


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I just wanted a straightforward, preferably British, book with all the basics and without an agenda to help us get to grips with having our first child as we knew nothing! It was surprisingly difficult to find a book that met all those criteria, but this is it. Things like parenting styles and whether or not to breastfeed are covered from multiple perspectives with a "see what works for you" approach. My mother (who had two kids) has been reading it and says even she's learnt things to prepare her from grand-parenthood.
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Great book, I brought this as a folow up to the pregnancy bible which was invaluable during pregnancy. This book is just as good though I'll be honest I use it less as I tend to just get on with it but it is great for all your baby related questions/concerns
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good book.
lots of picture which is good.
lots of info on a variety of issues/topics
i like the pull out pages.
some of the info i found a little basic but my partner found very useful as he has no experience of babies.
i would recomend
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Great gift especially for 1st time mums. Good references from birth to toddler. Plenty of ideas to try or discard if they do not suit you and your little one. This book seems to give lots of advice ,but does not patronise parents.
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I bought this book as a present for my daughter, who is having her first baby and she was thrilled with it. The book is excellently presented with everything you need to know about caring for your newborn and young children. I would definitely recommend it to all mums!
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I am due to give birth for the first time in a few weeks and have been reading this book. I would say it is excellent for someone like me who has never had any experience with babies before. It tells you everything you need to know of what to expect, how to care for your baby, their growth and how to deal with most situations that could arise. Also, goes through baby development from birth to 3 years of age. It also doesn't push any particular point of view but lets you know different options so that you can make up your mind. I would say an excellent book of necessary basics for the first time parent and would highly recommend!
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Fantastic book, cannot recommend it enough. Bought it just before the bith of my first child and gives great practical advice that you can pick and choose and dip into as you please. Covers everything from how to bath and change nappies, development milestones by month from 1 month through to 36 months, illnesses, eating and menu suggestions etc. Very comprehensive and gives a lot of support and confidence to first time mothers and parents. Highly recommend!
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My daughter followed her favourite pregnancy bible with this Babycare Bible and has found it a godsend. Any little queries or big concerns are answered in a very straightforward way. It has given confidence and peace of mind. Very well worth buying.
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