Robert C. Hamilton MD, Sally Collings – 7 Secrets of the Newborn

This program is read by former Entertainment Tonight host Mark Steines, with a foreword read by Patricia Heaton and an introduction read by the author.

From the pediatrician who became an Internet sensation with the Hamilton Hold in a YouTube video about how to calm a crying baby comes a one-of-a-kind resource to guide you through the earliest moments of your childs life – and help you to parent with common sense and confidence.

Robert C. Hamilton, MD, has spent more than three decades caring for newborns. In his practice, Dr. Bob has seen it all – what works, what doesnt. How can you get your baby to nurse, sleep, and maybe even cease crying? What strategies can help you connect and communicate with your infant? What important decisions will you make during the first year for your child, yourself, and your partner?

Here, Dr. Bob shares his clear, sensible, warm advice – as well as all the latest scientific data and research – on how to:

Offer comfort to a crying newborn using the Hold

Gently teach your baby how to sleep (and get some sleep yourself)

Establish healthy patterns

Breastfeed, formula-feed, or bottle-feed using either


Manage screen time in your home

And more to help you navigate the unforgettable first year of your childs life

Author: Robert C. Hamilton MD, Sally Collings
Narrator: Mark Steines, Patricia Heaton – foreword, Robert C. Hamilton – introduction
Duration: 9 hours 20 minutes
Released: 18 Apr 2009
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
Language: English

User Review:

magnate pitiless

I absolutely loved this book and listened to it while 4 months pregnant. It helped to relieve a lot of stress of the unknown and added a little humor. I would highly recommend this book to anybody curious about babies!