This work provides a lifeline of practical information and support for all new parents adapting to becoming a family. Best selling author and parenting expert Dr. Miriam Stoppard gives constructive advice on new parent issues from pregnancy and birth to daily baby care, the latest obstetric procedures and medical recommendations. Accessible and easy to read, you will have the confidence to fashion your own brand of family life no matter what your lifestyle. "An essential buy for all first-time parents." - "Baby and You Magazine."
Dr. Miriam Stoppard is Britain's best-selling pregnancy and childcare author with UK sales of over 2.2 million copies alone. She has appeared on television and has published more than fifty books on childcare and development, fitness and diet and women's health, including Conception, Pregnancy and Birth, Baby and Child Health Care, You and Your Toddler and Your New Baby. In 1998 she was made Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in recognition of her work promoting healthcare information. She lives in London and is a parent and grandparent.