Understanding Your Newborn Book + Web App

The trusted companion resource for baby care classes—now with new videos and a whole new look.



This professionally-designed, evidence-based book + web app is the perfect resource to offer parents who attend in-person or virtual baby care classes or private sessions. With customization options, it even looks like it was made by you.

When you give parents an Understanding Your Newborn book, you provide access to a selection of essential videos they can easily view by scanning QR codes with their phone. From there, they sign in for the full companion web app that includes a complete video library with engaging clips from our Understanding Your Newborn 2nd Edition video program and more.

 What’s Included in the Book:

  • Full-color print on high-quality paper, including QR codes parents scan to watch essential videos
  • Colorful photos of diverse families, illustrations, quick callouts, and gender-neutral, plain language
  • Practical resources, including a feeding log, car seat information, and newborn warning signs
  • Instructions and a redemption code to access the full web app

What’s Included in the Web App:

  • Menu options allow users to browse or go through the app in a linear fashion
  • Links for learners to delve deeper into certain topics for a personalized experience
  • Extensive video library
  • Accessibility features
  • Parent’s toolbox and audio library
  • Parent polls and handouts
  • eBook with embedded videos

New Spanish edition coming soon. Current Spanish edition available now (order above). 

Be sure you have matching presentation materials for instructors! Learn about the companion Understanding Your Newborn 2nd Edition Video Program and PowerPoint Program with Videos. Using these along with the book and web app provides a cohesive learning experience for parents.

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Product Notes

  • NEW! Completely redesigned book – same great information with an updated look
  • NEW! Revamped web app includes videos from Understanding Your Newborn 2nd Edition
  • Content reviewed and updated regularly
  • Suitable for Baby-Friendly Hospitals (separate formula tear pads available—order above)
  • Previews available—call for details
  • Ask about customization options to promote your facility’s brand and services


Educator Tips

Want to save class time or offer information for parents if they miss class? Assign specific videos and book pages for parents to review at home.

Teaching virtually? Mail the book with a welcome packet or go paperless with the standalone web app. Ask for details.

Additional information



Product Purchase Includes

Book with access to web app (compatible with computers & mobile devices).

Additional Information

Customization options available. Books With Web App Available. Call for details.


Determined by quantity ordered. (10-unit minimum per order. Call for discount pricing for English book quantities over 500)

Product Dimensions

8" x 11" Full-Color Booklet

Number of Pages


Video Clips

21 in web app

Product Features

Web App includes approx. 72 web pages, 21 videos, resources, notes, 7 polls, and 7 handouts. Also includes, Facilitators Guide with Parent Handouts.


  • Winner: Long Format Original Document

    Clearmark Plain Language Award

Chapters Include:

  • Newborn Traits
  • Newborn Behaviors
  • Crying & Comforting
  • Feeding
  • Diapering
  • Bathing, Nail Care, & Dressing
  • Newborn Health
  • Newborn Safety

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Our Product Promise

Superior Quality

Our experienced team, professional videography, and extensive quality-assurance process means you can trust that an InJoy product is a superior product. Since 1988 we’ve been the #1 choice for perinatal education.

Visually Compelling & Evidence Based

Each product includes clear, high-quality videos and animations, helping you explain concepts easily and effectively. Evidence-based guidelines, expert reviews, and regular updates, ensure that you are sharing the best information.

Modern & Easy to Use

We’re with you every step of the way. Our products cover what you teach and are user friendly. The colorful, fresh design used in every product helps parents engage with the content—all while making your organization look good!