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Posted 20 January 2010 - 01:24 PM

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This monthly guide to your baby's first year covers development, sleeping, babycare, immunisation reminders, feeding and more. Written for Essential Baby by popular parenting author and journalist Carol Fallows.

Have you seen Essential Baby's articles and factsheets about Babies?

Bathing your baby
Crying
Baby First Aid
Routines
Survival tips for new Mums
Seven secrets to surviving your baby's first year
Advice for new premmie parents
Premmie book list
The wonderful world of newborn twins
Multiple Birth Resources

SLEEPING

Newborn babies and sleep
SIDS
Co-sleeping - making it work
Sleep through the night
Naps improve night sleep
Early bedtime means better sleep
Wonderful sounds for sleep
Twins: Sleeping
SIDS sleeping Dos and Donts
Safe Sleeping for Babies up to 2


BREASTFEEDING

Essential Baby recommends that all new mothers aim to breastfeed their babies.
Ten breastfeeding tips
Australian Breastfeeding Association
Baby's first month: breastfeeding
Breastfeeding helpline launched
Twins: Feeding
Breastfeeding "slogans"
Donating breast milk
Weaning


Development, Medical and Sleep Guides

Baby's first month
Baby's second month
Baby's third month
Baby's fourth month
Baby's fifth month
Baby's sixth month
Developmental milestones - the first six months
It is important to realise that baby's developmental progress varies greatly.

Delayed development

PARENTS' NEEDS

Parenting support: where to get help
Perinatal anxiety and depression
Sleep solutions for parents

VACCINATIONS

Vaccines and your child
Australian Vaccination Schedule
Immunisation Register

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