Your Premature Baby and Child: Helpful Answers and Advice for Parents

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Berkley Books, Sep 1, 1999 - Family & Relationships - 334 pages
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Every day, new progress is being made in the care of babies born prematurely, helping them grow up stronger and healthier than ever imagined. But raising "preemies" often places special demands on parents whose little ones seem -- especially in those early weeks and months -- as fragile as they are precious.

This illustrated guide, written by medical professionals who themselves are mothers of premature babies, can help. With guidance on such wide ranging topics as bringing the baby, home to medical issues, to doctor visits, to starting school -- plus tips on dealing with the emotional and family stress of parenting a preemie -- this book provides the answers needed to optimize that special baby's development.

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Review: Your Premature Baby and Child

User Review  - Rebecca Wood - Goodreads

It's a little out of date but still has some useful information. It was worth the used price I paid for it. Read full review

Review: Your Premature Baby and Child

User Review  - MommaJ - Goodreads

Amazing book for preemie / NICU parents. It should be brought back and NOT out of print - it is that good. Read full review

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About the author (1999)

Tracy started a support group and newsletter for parents of premature children and writes frequently on partenting topics.