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Look, Ma, no diaper!

Some local parents are embracing a technique for potty training infants

Melinda Rothstein began potty training baby Hannah when she was 4 days old. Now, at 4 months, Hannah almost never wears a diaper.
Melinda Rothstein began potty training baby Hannah when she was 4 days old. Now, at 4 months, Hannah almost never wears a diaper. (Globe Staff Photo / Bill Greene) Globe Staff Photo / Bill Greene
By Ricki Morell
Globe Correspondent / July 5, 2005

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On a sunny weekday midmorning, Hannah Rothstein,4 months old, coos in her mother's lap at the kitchen table. Her older brother, Samuel, who is almost 3, plays in the backyard with a baby sitter. It's a typical suburban scene, except for one detail. Amid the accouterments of modern parenting -- bouncy seat on the floor, cellphone on the ... (Full article: 1241 words)

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