ERIC Number: ED237188
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
A Parents' Guide for Well-Baby Care and Minor Hospitalizations.
Luchini, Alice, Ed.
This manual offers practical guidelines for many of the concerns that parents have about their infants and toddlers. The manual is divided into seven chapters; each is written by an expert in the field of pediatrics, early childhood education, nutrition, or family care. The following areas are covered: (1) newborn and infant care; (2) growth and development from birth to age three; (3) nutrition for infants and toddlers; (4) medical and dental care; (5) minor illnesses and injuries; (6) minor hospitalizations; and (7) discipline. Following each chapter is a bibliography of resources. Eight appendices offer information on sterilization of bottles and nipples, daily guide to good eating, preparation of evaporated milk/formula, recipes for play dough and finger painting, finger plays and songs, child development record book for parents, books for parents and babies, and medication and medical equipment for the home. A sample health record log concludes this manual. (EM)
Descriptors: Child Development, Child Rearing, Dental Health, Discipline, Diseases, Health Materials, Hospitalized Children, Infants, Injuries, Medical Services, Neonates, Nutrition, Parent Education, Parent Materials, Play
Debbie Coonrod, Debcon, Inc., 4503 N. Northwoods Lane, Bloomington, IN 47401 ($13.00 plus sales tax).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Debcon, Inc., Bloomington, IN.