The Practical Encyclopedia of Pregnancy, Babycare & Nutrition for Babies & Toddlers

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This is a one-stop reference guide that will be essential reading from the moment you discover that you are pregnant covering everything you need to know about your pregnancy and new baby. The book is helpfully divided into four sections.

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Overview

This is a one-stop reference guide that will be essential reading from the moment you discover that you are pregnant covering everything you need to know about your pregnancy and new baby. The book is helpfully divided into four sections.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780754816126
  • Publisher: Anness Publishing, Ltd.
  • Publication date: 7/25/2007
  • Pages: 512
  • Product dimensions: 7.14 (w) x 8.91 (h) x 1.44 (d)

Table of Contents


Introduction     6
Pregnancy     10
Preparing for pregnancy     12
The first trimester
Conception     14
Confirming pregnancy     16
Ante-natal choices     18
Possible problems     20
Booking in/Routine tests     22
Special tests     24
Hormones/Maternity record     26
Common discomforts     28
Healthy eating     30
The health professionals     32
The second trimester
Sex during pregnancy     34
Health and safety     36
Scans/twins     38
Your pregnancy wardrobe     40
Looking your best     42
Exercise     44
Skin care/Cravings     46
Minor complaints     48
Relaxation and massage     50
Preparing the nursery     52
Baby clothes and equipment     54
Feeding choices     56
Parentcraft classes     58
The third trimester
Choices in childbirth     60
The birthplan     62
Special care     64
Travel/Backache     66
Dealing with discomfort     68
Positions for labour     70
Emotions in late pregnancy     72
Older first-time mothers     74
Final preparations     76
Discomforts in late pregnancy     78
As birth approaches     80
Induction/Pain relief in labour     82
Complications during birth     84
Labour and birth     86
Baby Care     90
Post-natal care     92
Caring for your newborn     98
Breast-feeding     104
Bottle-feeding     108
Introducing solids     112
Nappies     118
Dressing your baby     124
Bathing     130
Sleeping     134
Crying     136
Colic     138
Teeth     139
Immunization     142
Childhood illnesses     144
Childhood diseases     147
Learning with toys     150
Baby massage     154
Travelling with a baby     156
Keeping your child safe     158
First aid     162
The First Year     168
Newborn     170
One month      174
Two months     178
Three months     182
Four months     186
Five months     190
Six months     194
Seven months     198
Eight months     202
Nine months     206
Ten months     210
Eleven months     214
Twelve months     218
Understanding your child's development
Sight and vision     224
Hearing     228
Smell, taste, touch     230
Talking     234
Social behaviour     238
Mobility     242
Play     246
Cooking for Babies and Toddlers     252
Introduction     254
First foods     258
Weaning from milk feeds to solids     260
Introducing solid food     262
Sterilizing and food preparation     266
Reheating, freezing and using a microwave     270
Choosing a high-chair     272
Stage 1: First tastes - early weaning     274
The recipes     276
Stage 2: Around six to six-and-a-half months     278
Going vegetarian     280
The recipes      282
Stage 3: Seven to nine months     294
The recipes     296
Stage 4: Nine to twelve months     308
I can feed myself!     310
Coping with a fussy eater     313
The importance of a varied diet     314
The recipes     316
Food for toddlers     332
Coping with a fussy eater     334
A balanced and varied diet     338
Lunch specials     340
Going green     358
Quick meals     368
Toast toppers     384
Easy desserts     394
Quick cakes and bakes the kids can make     404
Family meals     416
Eating together     418
Meaty main meals     422
Perfect poultry     442
Fish dinners     452
Vegetable feasts     462
Just desserts     474
Nutrition information     496
Glossary of pregnancy terms     500
Useful addresses     502
Index     504
Acknowledgements     512
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