Provides more than 200 noninvasive examinations and observations to help parents assess the health of their baby, toddler, or small childNewborns. Head. New parents are concerned about their newborna#39;s head. For one thing, it looks abnormally large, taking up fully a ... to resolve than the softer swelling of the caput, and, though worrisome to parents, they rarely have any permanent significance. ... These gaps, known as the fontanels, or simply soft spots, are covered with a tough membrane that will eventually ossify and become bone.
|Title||:||The Mother's Book of Home Medical Tests for Infants & Children|
|Author||:||Herbert Haessler, Raymond Herman Harris|
|Publisher||:||NTC Business Books - 1998-01-01|