For parents who are fast approaching their baby's twelve-month milestone, The Everything Guide to Raising a One-Year-Old offers sound advice on getting through the next exciting--and challenging--year of their child's life. This authoritative guide helps parents transition smoothly from the baby years into the toddler years with expert advice on encouraging physical and emotional development, dealing with day-to-day issues like daycare and babysitters, getting their child to sleep, and nutrition and safety, among other important issues. This book is a must-have for any mom or dad approaching this joyous yet taxing stage in parenthood.
Dr. Brian Orr is a pediatrician who has practiced medicine for more than twenty-two years. He is a fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics. Since 2002, Dr. Orr has developed and facilitated parenting workshops on managing toddler and teen behaviors. Donna Raskin is a long-time health and fitness writer and the mother of a little boy. Donna has been the senior fitness editor of Shape magazine and the deputy editor of Fit magazine.