Your Preemie Baby: Caring for Your Premature Baby

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DK Pub., 2012 - Family & Relationships - 128 pages
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Having a baby is a life-changing event for parents, and giving birth prematurely can bring a complex set of challenges and emotions to an already intense experience. But in this authoritative, warm, and positive guide, Dr. Su Laurent guides parents through having a premature baby, giving them the tools they need to parent confidently.

Covering topics including what to expect in the Special Care Baby Unit, taking your baby home, avoiding or dealing with medical complications, and what the future may hold in terms of development and health, Your Preemie Baby is packed with practical advice to help parents and their babies both thrive and flourish.

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About the author (2012)

Dr. Su Laurent is a pediatrician at Barnet and Chase Farm Hospital in London, where she works with babies and their families in the Special Care Baby Unit. She is also a medical advisor and regular host on the Baby Channel, and is an expert pediatrician for Mother & Baby magazine.

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