Healthy Sleep Habits Happy Child

Healthy Sleep Habits  Happy Child Author Marc Weissbluth
ISBN-10 9781409003267
Year 2010-06-15
Pages 528
Language en
Publisher Random House
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In this completely revised and expanded edition, Dr Marc Weissbluth - a leading paediatrician - updates his groundbreaking approach to solving and preventing children's sleep problems, from infancy through to adolescence. In Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child he explains with authority and reassurance his step-by-step regime for parents for instituting beneficial habits within the framework of their child's natural sleep cycles. This valuable sourcebook outlines the best course of action for sleep problems: prevention and treatment; reveals the common mistakes parents make to get their children to sleep; helps stop the crybaby syndrome, nightmares and bedwetting and provides new material on: - how to handle 'nap-resistant' kids and when to start sleep training - help for working mums and children with sleep issues - the father's role in comforting children - the benefits and drawbacks of allowing kids to sleep in the family bed And much more. Rest is vital to children's health, growth and development. Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child outlines proven strategies that ensure good, healthy sleep for every age.

Healthy Sleep Habits Happy Twins

Healthy Sleep Habits  Happy Twins Author Marc Weissbluth
ISBN-10 9781409034124
Year 2010-09-30
Pages 192
Language en
Publisher Random House
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Good sleep is essential for your children's health, growth and development. But establishing a successful sleep schedule is not easy, and training twins and multiples offers an even greater challenge for parents. Leading paediatrician and renowned sleep expert Dr Marc Weissbluth combines specialised advice for parents of twins with his tried-and-tested sleep-training methods to show exhausted parents how to get their babies to sleep on thier own, stay asleep and sleep reguarly. This practical, step-by-step guide: - Explains how fraternal and identical twins may sleep train differently - and what to do about it - Addresses specific problems that can arise from training more than one baby at the same time - Describes ways to get your babies to synchronise their internal clocks and fall asleep at the same time - naturally - Reveals the common mistakes parents of twins make to get their children to sleep Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Twins is an invaluable guide based on proven techniques that will not only get your babies to sleep through the night, but help you stay healthy and rested too.

Healthy Sleep Habits Happy Child

Healthy Sleep Habits  Happy Child Author Marc Weissbluth, M.D.
ISBN-10 9780345518408
Year 2009-03-17
Pages 544
Language en
Publisher Ballantine Books
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One of the country's leading researchers updates his revolutionary approach to solving--and preventing--your children's sleep problems Here Dr. Marc Weissbluth, a distinguished pediatrician and father of four, offers his groundbreaking program to ensure the best sleep for your child. In Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child, he explains with authority and reassurance his step-by-step regime for instituting beneficial habits within the framework of your child's natural sleep cycles. This valuable sourcebook contains brand new research that - Pinpoints the way daytime sleep differs from night sleep and why both are important to your child - Helps you cope with and stop the crybaby syndrome, nightmares, bedwetting, and more - Analyzes ways to get your baby to fall asleep according to his internal clock--naturally - Reveals the common mistakes parents make to get their children to sleep--including the inclination to rock and feed - Explores the different sleep cycle needs for different temperaments--from quiet babies to hyperactive toddlers - Emphasizes the significance of a nap schedule - Rest is vital to your child's health growth and development. Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child outlines proven strategies that ensure good, healthy sleep for every age. Advises parents dealing with teenagers and their unique sleep problems

Healthy Sleep Habits Happy Child 4th Edition

Healthy Sleep Habits  Happy Child  4th Edition Author Marc Weissbluth, M.D.
ISBN-10 9781101965597
Year 2015-12-15
Pages 688
Language en
Publisher Ballantine Books
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The perennial favorite for parents who want to get their kids to sleep with ease—now in a completely revised and expanded fourth edition! In this fully updated fourth edition, Dr. Marc Weissbluth, one of the country’s leading pediatricians, overhauls his groundbreaking approach to solving and preventing your children’s sleep problems, from infancy through adolescence. In Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child, he explains with authority and reassurance his step-by-step regime for instituting beneficial habits within the framework of your child’s natural sleep cycles. Rewritten and reorganized to deliver information even more efficiently, this valuable sourcebook contains the latest research on • the best course of action for sleep problems: prevention and treatment • common mistakes parents make trying to get their children to sleep • different sleep needs for different temperaments • stopping the crybaby syndrome, nightmares, bedwetting, and more • ways to get your baby to fall asleep according to her internal clock—naturally • handling nap-resistant kids and when to start sleep-training • why both night sleep and day sleep are important • obstacles for working moms and children with sleep issues • the father’s role in comforting children • how early sleep troubles can lead to later problems • the benefits and drawbacks of allowing kids to sleep in the family bed Rest is vital to your child’s health, growth, and development. Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child outlines proven strategies that ensure good, healthy sleep for every age. Praise for Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child “I put these principles into practice—with instant results. Dr. Weissbluth is a trusted resource and adviser.”—Cindy Crawford From the Trade Paperback edition.

Healthy sleep habits

Healthy sleep habits Author Vincent Lau
ISBN-10 9789881224156
Year 2013-03-01
Pages 220
Language en
Publisher Vyiha Publishing
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Healthy sleep habits helps sufferers of chronic insomnia as well as those who sometimes have a poor sleep to create the basis to get back to a normal sleep schedule. A clear approach guides the reader in determine the source of sleeplessness and to implement then the corrective actions through simple and practical suggestions.

Healthy Sleep Habits for Children Encourage Healthy Sleep Habits to Have a Healthy and Happy Child

Healthy Sleep Habits for Children  Encourage Healthy Sleep Habits to Have a Healthy and Happy Child Author Yvette Green
ISBN-10 9781682121863
Year 2014-09-17
Pages 77
Language en
Publisher Speedy Publishing LLC
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Is your child feeling restless and tired? Do you think they are experiencing sleep issues? Let them sleep like a baby with a few tips and tricks packed in one book! Sleep is a natural human state that is characterized by a modified recognition and sensibility. During the state of rest, the eyes are closed and we appear to be unconscious. Children who don't have enough sleep can suffer or experience sleepiness during the daytime, which can affect their school performance and deprive them of full physical activities. They may even suffer severe effects overtime, like psychological issues. This book can help you get their sleep back to normal and develop healthier sleep habits. What else can you get from this book? o How much sleep do children need? o Importance of afternoon naps for your child o Healthy sleeping strategies for your children o Factors that affect healthy sleep Help your child develop a good and healthy sleep habit. Help them get back on track and perform at their bes

Healthy Sleep Habits Happy Baby Happy You

Healthy Sleep Habits  Happy Baby  Happy You Author Mary Dobbins
ISBN-10 9781492856290
Year 2014-01-20
Pages 48
Language en
Publisher Martin Knowles
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Discover Healthy Sleep Habits To Help Get Your Baby To Sleep Tonight! People who say they sleep like a baby usually don't have one - Leo J. Burke If you were anything like we were you likely found your joy of becoming new parents tempered somewhat by the struggles of getting your baby to sleep. For any parent it's hard to be at your best at home or at work when you're dead tired. What's more for your child's development getting a good nights sleep is even more important. There is a link between poor sleep habits developed in youth and full-blown sleep disorders later in life. Not to mention that all growing babies and toddlers need quality sleep for their own physical and mental development. But what can you do? How can you get your baby to develop healthy sleep habits so that they will go to sleep and stay asleep? As parents we struggled with this question ourselves over many a sleepless night. What we eventually discovered is that there is not one ideal form of baby sleep training, but several. All babies are unique in their temperament and physical needs. We were constantly amazed at how our current sleep solution would completely backfire with our friend's children and vice versa. The key is to know what the options are and be willing to constantly test and adapt them to your baby's own unique circumstances. This is what our little book Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Baby: Quick and Easy Baby Sleep Training Solutions You Can Use Tonight! is all about. Within its pages you will find a variety of tips and strategies you can start to implement today. This will help you to: Finally get a good night sleep instead of waking up every 3 hours Train your child to sleep through the night, every night Preserve your sanity Further your child's development (they need a good nights sleep too!) Establish good sleeping habits now to prevent sleep disorders later Discover which sleep techniques work with your own baby's unique temperament Learn about the differences between adult and baby sleep patterns and how to use this to your advantage Training your baby to sleep doesn't have to be a battlefield. In fact it can be a wonderful, magical moment that you and your children come to cherish. Learn from our mistakes and get ready for you and your baby to sleep well tonight!

The Essential Library for New Moms 4 Book Bundle

The Essential Library for New Moms 4 Book Bundle Author Marc Weissbluth, M.D.
ISBN-10 9780345542700
Year 2012-08-27
Pages 1408
Language en
Publisher Ballantine Books
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Becoming a parent is, without question, a major life event. Caring for your new baby is at once exciting, joyful, and exhausting. Now to help with your bundle of joy is this bundle of four indispensable books. The Essential Library for New Moms gathers top experts to answer all your questions, from sleeping to eating to health and wellness. HEALTHY SLEEP HABITS, HAPPY CHILD Marc Weissbluth, M.D. In this perennial favorite, Dr. Marc Weissbluth, one of the country’s leading pediatricians, shares his groundbreaking approach to solving and preventing your children’s sleep problems, from infancy through adolescence. Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child is a step-by-step resource for instituting beneficial behaviors within the framework of your child’s natural sleep cycles. It includes information on the prevention and treatment of sleep problems, ways to naturally get your baby to fall asleep, help for working moms and children with sleep issues, the benefits and drawbacks of allowing kids to sleep in “the family bed,” and much more. THE BABY FOOD BIBLE Eileen Behan Family nutrition expert Eileen Behan posits that good nutrition and good eating habits start on day one. The Baby Food Bible features a guide to more than one hundred foods recommended for infants and toddlers based on the American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines, explains when to introduce these foods into a child’s diet, and emphasizes the importance of setting healthy eating routines that center on family meals at the dining room table. You’ll also learn how to avoid everyday pitfalls, such as relying on too much fruit juice or labeling your child a picky eater; decipher the many labels and ingredient lists at the grocery story; and prevent and treat common food-related issues, as well as discourage chronic disease. Featuring an alphabetized index—from apples to zucchini—there’s no better way to ensure your child will grow up to have a happy and healthy life! INFANT MASSAGE Vimala McClure In this renowned classic, Vimala McClure, founder of the International Association of Infant Massage, helpss you master the techniques of infant massage so you can incorporate this joyful and wonderful healing art into your baby’s life. She shows you how a daily massage benefits children—easing discomfort, releasing tension, helping premature infants gain weight, even improving breathing function in asthmatic children. Infant Massage also provides helpful hints on dealing with crying and fussing, guidance for teaching children about “good touch,” compassionate advice for foster and adoptive parents, and much more. COLIC SOLVED Bryan Vartabedian, M.D. For generations, doctors have been diagnosing babies with colic, offering little comfort and few solutions to worried, weary parents. But recent medical advances made through cutting-edge technology now reveal that many if not most cases are caused by acid reflux. In this revolutionary book, Bryan Vartabedian, a noted pediatric gastroenterologist and the father of two babies with acid reflux, provides hands-on, practical advice about this hidden epidemic—and how to make your own baby happy again. Complete with inspiring real-life cases of colic solved, plus tips and illustrations, this essential guide provides real answers to a problem that has been upsetting babies—and parents—for years. Help and hope are at hand!

Solve Your Child s Sleep Problems

Solve Your Child s Sleep Problems Author Richard Ferber
ISBN-10 9781448175215
Year 2013-01-03
Pages 464
Language en
Publisher Random House
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Dr Richard Ferber has been helping families sleep soundly for over 30 years. Now he shares his essential advice and proven techniques to help your baby, toddler or child get the best night's sleep. He explains how to help your child: - enjoy his or her bedtime routine - fall asleep quickly and easily - self-settle if he or she wakes in the night - sleep peacefully all night long - go down easily for daytime naps Ferber’s approach is clear and reassuring, and includes guidance on schedules, bedtime routines, naps, feeds, problems with colic and daily rhythms as well as a gentle ‘progressive waiting’ routine to help your child self-settle. He also offers advice for older children experiencing sleepwalking, sleep apnea, bed-wetting or night-time fears. Internationally renowned for its practical advice and concrete solutions, this book is a must-read for every parent who wishes their child could sleep more soundly.

Your Fussy Baby

Your Fussy Baby Author Marc Weissbluth, M.D.
ISBN-10 9780307493576
Year 2009-04-02
Pages 272
Language en
Publisher Ballantine Books
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If your new baby cries inconsolably for many hours a day, take heart. The soothing help you need is here. Renowned pediatrician Dr. Marc Weissbluth knows firsthand how stressful life can be for a sensitive, fussy newborn—not to mention the child’s frantic, exhausted parents. His own firstborn, like more than a fifth of all babies, was a colicky child, causing him and his wife to suffer many sleepless nights. Your Fussy Baby is Dr. Weissbluth’s gift to other sorely tired mothers and fathers, written to help them comfort their newborns without disrupting their own lives. Even extreme fussiness, he says, is not dangerous and usually stops when the child is about four months old. In the meanwhile, however, life can be tough for the whole family. But whether your baby cries for as long as eight hours a day, suffers from gas, refuses to sleep, or all of the above, Your Fussy Baby will gently guide your little one—and you—through this mysterious phase of infant growth. Inside you will discover • Why your baby cries so much: The most up-to-date research, including some fascinating possibilities that researchers are just beginning to explore. • Dangerous myths about fussiness: Facts and fiction about diet, mothering, proper medications, and much more that even your pediatrician may not know. • The emotional effects: Avoiding the guilt, anxiety, and frustration that having a fussy baby so often stirs up. • What to do when your baby fusses: Specific recommendations for what parents can do to minimize the distress that prolonged crying causes the whole family. • Expert, step-by-step advice on establishing healthy sleep habits for your baby. With this reassuring, down-to-earth guidance, you can help your fretful, fussy newborn to become the sweet, happy baby he or she was meant to be. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Better Sleep for Your Baby Child

Better Sleep for Your Baby   Child Author Shelly K. Weiss
ISBN-10 0778801497
Year 2006-01-01
Pages 256
Language en
Publisher Robert Rose Incorporated
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Written for expectant parents wanting to avoid sleep difficulties and for ones looking to solve them, this book provides advice based on clinical experience. Detailed explanations helps a parent understand sleep and when the child has a serious problem.

The Happy Sleeper

The Happy Sleeper Author Heather Turgeon
ISBN-10 9780399166020
Year 2014-12-26
Pages 368
Language en
Publisher Tarcher
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The science columnist for Babble.com and a Mommy and Me counselor challenges the practices of popular sleep methods to outline mindfulness-based techniques for helping both babies and their sleep-deprived caregivers to sleep in healthy ways. Original. 15,000 first printing.

The Dream Sleeper

The Dream Sleeper Author Conner Herman
ISBN-10 9781118181461
Year 2012-02-16
Pages 240
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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Dream Team's new way to a good night's sleep for babies and parents With a simple and easy-to-follow plan for today's fast-moving (and often sleep-deprived) parents, this book offers a new, modern approach to teaching babies how to sleep independently. The authors' proven methods, prepared with a team of esteemed pediatric advisors, show anyone how to coach their baby to sleep through the night on his or her own. The importance of preparation, consistency, and patience is explained in a down-to-earth style. A primer on the science of sleep Instructions for setting up the sleeping environment and creating sleeping and eating schedules Advice on identifying sleep associations and creating a support system Checklists and strategies to implement the three-part plan With respect for many styles of parenting, this step-by-step program includes methods for helping baby get a good night's sleep.

Encyclopedia of Sleep

Encyclopedia of Sleep Author
ISBN-10 9780123786111
Year 2012-12-31
Pages 2736
Language en
Publisher Academic Press
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In a world of 24-hour media saturation, sleep has become an increasingly fraught enterprise. The award-winning four-volume Encyclopedia of Sleep is the largest reference, either online or in print, on the subject of sleep. Written to be useful for the novice and the established researcher and clinician, Topic areas will include sleep across the life cycle and in other species, sleep and women, sleep and the elderly, pediatric sleep, sleep deprivation and loss, sleep mechanisms, sleep physiology and pathophysiology, sleep disorders, neurobiology, chronobiology, pharmacology, and impact of other disorders on sleep. Recognizing the many fields that are connected to sleep science, the editorial team has been carefully chosen to do justice to this highly interdisciplinary field of study. The steady growth of researchers and clinicians in the sleep field attests to the continued interest in the scientific study of sleep and the management of patients with sleep disorders, and anyone involved in this exciting field should find this work to be an invaluable reference. 2013 PROSE Award winner for Multivolume Reference in Science from the Association of American Publishers Thoroughly interdisciplinary: looks at sleep throughout the life cycle, with exceptional coverage of basic sleep concepts, the physiology of sleep as well as sleep disorders of all descriptions Excellent coverage of sleep and special populations, covering the lifespan, as well as gender and ethnic differences, among others Chapters focusing on sleep disorders are grouped under the broad categories classified in the ICSD-2 for clear organization so that the reader can effectively access the steps involved in diagnosing and treating these disorders Online version is linked both within the encyclopedia (to related content) and to external sources (such as primary journal content) so that users have easy access to more detailed information if needed

Pediatric Sleep Problems

Pediatric Sleep Problems Author Lisa J. Meltzer
ISBN-10 143381983X
Year 2015-05
Pages
Language en
Publisher Amer Psychological Assn
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This book presents highly effective behavioral interventions for common pediatric sleep problems. Includes over 30 handouts for parents and children.