Penelope Leach is one of todayas foremost authorities on child care, author of the greatly admired Your Baby a Child: From Birth to Age Five, which Dr. T. Berry Brazelton has called aa wonderful book. Well researched, well written and sensitive to both parentsa and childrenas needs in the task of growing up together.a Now, with the same authority and understanding, she discusses parentsa concerns about children of all ages. Your Growing Child is an A-to-Z compendium of vital information and comfort for every mother and fatherafrom new parents bringing home their first infant to parents of adolescents soon to strike out on their own. Whether she is telling you what to do when your child suddenly develops a high fever or earache or rash, or suggesting how you might determine the reason behind your eight-year-oldas unwillingness to go to school, or helping you deal with your adolescentas developing sexuality, Penelope Leachas full and specific advice always reflects not only the practice of leading medical authorities but her own immense expertise and experience as a child psychologist, her extraordinary sensitivity to the feelings of both child and parent, and her grasp of the realitiesafinancial, professional, and socialaof life today. From the Trade Paperback edition.... ordinary cold Babies with colds still should not have really effective and worthwhile protection because although each virus does provoke specific antibodies, these do not seem to last very long. It may never be both practical and worthwhileanbsp;...
|Title||:||Your Growing Child|
|Publisher||:||Knopf - 2011-07-13|