ISBN 9780553393231,The Happiest Baby on the Block

The Happiest Baby on the Block






Publication Year 2015

ISBN 9780553393231

ISBN-10 0553393235


Number of Pages 352 Pages
Language (English)
Harvey Karp, M. D. shares his groundbreaking approach to calming your new baby's crying and transforming your infant into the happiest baby on the block! His highly successful method is based on four revolutionary concepts -

Create the Fourth Trimester: How to re-create the womblike atmosphere your newborn baby still yearns for
Find the Calming Reflex: An "off switch" all babies are born wtih, which quickly soothes fussing and crying
Use the 5 S's - "5 s's : Swaddling, Side lying, Shushing, Swinging, and Sucking are the keys to creating the 4th trimester; they turn on a baby's amazing calming reflex
Apply the Cuddle Cure: How to combine the 5 S's to calm even colicky babies

About the Author

Harvey Karp, M. D, perfected his approach to crying babies during his twenty-five years of experience as a pediatrician and child development specialist. Trained by some of America's top pediatricians, in 1981 Dr. Karp received the prestigious Ehrmann fellowship to study crying and colic. Dr. Karp is an assistant professor of pediatrics at the UCLA School of Medicine, with a private practice in Santa Monica. He is also a nationally renowned expert on children's health and the environment, and an authority on breast-feeding. He lives with his wife and daughter in Pacific Palisades