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Synopsis: When a baby wont stop crying, despite rocking, feeding, and burping, parents feel helpless and frustrated-and sometimes, angry and depressed. Writing with empathy for parents and infants alike, Sandy Jones helps parents identify the source of their babys distress. She covers basic soothing techniques, infants sleep-wake patterns, feeding problems, the colic-allergy connection, and colic drugs. She tells how to diagnose the source of a babys pain, and how to enlist a doctors help in diagnosis Two chapters advise overwrought parents about how to take care of themselves and deal with depression. This thoroughly updated edition includes easy-to-use charts and checklists to help parents quickly identify problems and find solutions. Comprehensive and reassuring, Crying Baby, Sleepless Nights will help parents keep their babies-and themselves-calm and contented.
From the Back Cover: A babys cries distress everyone within hearing distance. When the crying wont stop, despite rocking, bouncing, feeding and burping, parents experience agony and frustration-and, sometimes, anger and depression. In Crying Baby, Sleepless Nights, Sandy Jones soothes overwrought parents and helps them identify the source of their babys suffering. Writing with empathy for parent and child alike, Jones answers questions such as: What does my babys cry mean? Is my baby suffering from colic? Allergies? Is there something wrong with my milk? How can I ever get some rest?
A well-researched, sensitive, and practical book. -William Sears, M.D., author of The Baby Book and Nighttime Parenting
If sleeping like a baby seems like an ironic jest, you need this book. Mixing equal parts of sympathy for the crying baby and the hapless parents, Jones has made an excellent book even better. -Adrienne B. Lieberman, author of Giving Birth and Easing Labor Pain
This is a wonderful book and should be required reading for all pregnant women before the baby is born. -Lendon H. Smith, M.D., author of Feed Your Kids Right
"This book should certainly comfort new mothers with fussy babies. -Publishers Weekly
Title: Crying Baby, Sleepless Nights
Publisher: Warner Books
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Warner Books, 1984. Condition: Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP97513254