Thursday, June 05, 2008
A new read
How do you soothe an infant who's crying his lungs out?
Does the choice of story books affect a baby's learning his ABCs?
What's the real deal about little boys and playing "bang! bang!" with those toy guns?
What items go into a layette? What is a layette?
Why do some babies develop UTI?
Does the adage "boys don't cry" help your little boy in any way?
How does natural family planning enhance the husband and wife's relationship?
What's the difference between probable, presumptive and positive signs of pregnancy?
How can you assuage feelings of regret when you got a boy but wanted a girl (and vice versa)?
What's a parent to do to keep the kids from being TV junkies?
So many questions, so few pages!
Those and more will be answered when you read the latest issue of Baby magazine from cover to cover. There's even an illustrated step-by-step guide for daddies who are still learning the ropes when it comes to changing their baby's diaper. The guide, written by John-D Borra and illustrated by Leo Alvarado, will turn the most clueless newbie-Dad into a diaper jock in no time (as long as he practices, of course)!
On the cover is Boston Ryan Phillips, who was all of 7 months when he was photographed by lensman George Cabig at Edsa Shangri-La Hotel. He looks like a charming little pirate with that bandanna wrapped around his head...
Published by Marathon Publishing Co., Baby comes out 12 times a year and is available nationwide at National Bookstore, SM Dept. Store baby section, Baby & Co. (branches are at Powerplant Mall and The Podium), Babyland, Bufini, Big & Small Co. (Shangri-la Plaza mall branch), and selected Powerbooks and mag:net plus outlets.
Want to subscribe? There's a subscription form in every issue; otherwise, you may give us a call at 728-3655/56.
Oh by the way, there's a question to answer again in between the pages! And the lucky winners get to have a pretty cool prize for their baby. We're accepting emailed answers till June 30 -- the same deadline as the one for the Mother's Day Giveaway contests.