Did you know that sleep problems occur in 1 in 5 infants and are a major cause of distress for parents and a common reason for parents to seek medical evaluation of their baby?
By using the effective strategies to develop healthy sleep habits in your baby that are outlined in this book, you can prevent sleep problems that cause distress including poor settling, frequent waking, night waking, flat spot on the head.
Normal sleep patterns are discussed as are the differences between adult and baby sleep. Understanding what is normal makes it easier for you to recognize problems.
Read up-to-date information from the latest medical research on safe sleep practices for your baby reducing the risk of Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy (SUDI); information that will enable you to make informed safe choices for your baby and avoid confusion created by conflicting advice.
All the essential information on safe and healthy sleep is contained in this concise easy-to-read ebook so you can make informed choices for your baby.
Dr Maud is a pediatrician with over 20 years experience and she provides expert advice on safe and healthy sleep in infants. She has experience of dealing with babies with sleep problems who have required hospital admission and seen hundreds of babies in outpatient clinics.
In 2006, Dr Maud developed the Baby Medical Questions and Answers website where she has answered 100’s of questions on babies and toddlers.
Visitors to Baby Medical Questions and Answers have enjoyed Dr Maud’s plain language explanations and straight forward advice and you will find the same plain language in this ebook.
Information given on this site is for educational purposes only and is not a substitute for medical care from your own health practitioner.