Our Baby’s First Seven Years, now in its 90th year, is an elegant and valuable book that you and your child will complete together and cherish for years to come. The original book was inspired by Dr. Joseph Bolivar DeLee, M.D., often called the father of modern obstetrics, who advocated record-keeping as a critical tool for the future. Millions of parents worldwide have used this popular baby book to record their child’s medical, developmental, and educational history. Written by a team of distinguished medical professionals at the University of Chicago Medicine and educators from the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools who guide you to keep the most important information about your child. Our Baby’s First Seven Years (8th edition) includes sections for: * Our Baby is Born * Our Baby's First Year * Our Child's Second Through Seventh Years * Our Child's Education * Our Child's Medical Records The book features:* All pages for seven years of records * Current medical, developmental, and educational information * A section for vital medical records * Checklist and charts * One-of-a-kind illustrations * Post-binding allowing the addition or removal of pages * A 13” x 10” easy clean fabric cover and 108 acid-free pages * A soft-touch keepsake storage box There are also blank pages where you can attach photos and artwork, record celebrations, and write stories. In seven years, this book will become a complete and colorful record of your child’s growth and development. Published by the nonprofit Chicago Lying-in Hospital Board of Directors at The University of Chicago, proceeds from the sale of the book support research, education, and patient care that benefit women’s and infants’ health worldwide. Printed by Palmer Printing, Chicago, Illinois U.S.A.