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Recommended Reading for Parenting

Recommended Reading for Parenting from Forest Lane Pediatrics

A Parent’s Guide to Down Syndrome: Toward a Brighter Future, Revised Edition
Siegfried M. Pueschell M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.

Babies with Down Syndrome. A New Parents’ Guide. Second Edition
Karen Stray-Gundersen

Caring for Your Adolescent Ages 12 to 21
Donald E. Greydanus, M.D., F.A.A.P.

CARING FOR YOUR BABY AND YOUNG CHILD BIRTH TO AGE 5
Steven P. Shelov, M.D.,

Caring for Your School Age Child: Ages 5-12 (Child Care)
Edward L Schor, M.D., F.A.A.P., Editor in Chief

Gross Motor Skills in Children With Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals (Topics in Down Syndrome)
Patricia C. Winders, P.T.

Guide to Your Child’s Nutrition
William H. Dietz, M.D., PH.D., and Loraine Stern MD

Guide to Your Child’s Symptoms
Donald Schiff, M.D. and Steven P Shelov, M.D.

Mom’s Guide to Your Kid’s Nutrition (Mom’s Guides)
Vicki Poretta and Marcela Kogan

New Mother’s Guide To Breastfeeding
Joan Younger Meek, MD, MS, RD, FAAP and S. Tippins

On Becoming Baby Wise: Giving Your Infant the Gift of Nighttime Sleep
Robert Bucknam, MD and Gary Ezzo

Parenting With Love and Logic
Foster Cline and Jim Fay

The First Twelve Months of Life: Your Baby’s Growth Month by Month
Frank Caplin

The Happiest Baby on the Block; Fully Revised and Updated Second Edition: The New Way to Calm Crying and Help Your Newborn Sleep Longer
Harvey Karp, MD

Your Child’s Health: The Parents’ One-Stop Reference Guide to: Symptoms, Emergencies, Common Illnesses, Behavior Problems, and Healthy Development
Barton D. Schmitt, M.D.

Here are some helpful web resource links for our parents