The classic reference guide for parents from the most trusted source available - the 60,000-member American Academy of Pediatrics. Everything - literally everything - on basic child care is covered in our newly revised 5th edition of this top-selling, award-winning book. What's the best nutrition for your infant? When should you see a doctor? How do to handle your toddler's temper tantrums? Is your child developing normally? The answers to these questions - and thousands more - are delivered in a warm, accessible, user-friendly style.Richly illustrated with 360 two-color drawings (50 new and modified for this edition), this 752-page softcover volume is divided into two sections: the first section gives you everything a parent needs to know to take the best care of herchild. The second section describes special situations - everything from colds to illnesses, disabilities, even environmental hazards. This is the guide a parent turns to again and again as his baby grows.