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The Mother of All Pregnancy Books

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Publisher Comments:

The ultimate guide to conception, birth, and everything in between.

Unlike all those otherbossy, tell-you-what-to-do titles, this funny, entertaining guide presents expectant parents with all the facts on such perennial hot topics as pain relief during labor, episiotomy, and circumcision, and empowers them to make informed personal choices. It's packed with tools you won't find anywhere else, including:

* Charts highlighting the risks of using various over-the-counter drug productsduring pregnancy

* Lists of the ten best — and worst --baby products

* A set of emergency childbirth procedures

* Forthright discussions of difficult topics like infertility, high-risk pregnancy, and pregnancy and infant loss that other books are loathe to tackle

Synopsis:

This volume presents expectant parents with all the facts - including prenatal care, the use of over-the-counter drugs during pregnancy, physical and emotional changes, exercise, breastfeeding and pain relief during labour.

Synopsis:

"The must-read pregnancy book! Ann Douglas has created the most comprehensive guide to pregnancy we've ever seen." ?Denise & Alan Fields, authors of Baby Bargains Visit Hungry Minds online at www.hungryminds.com

Synopsis:

The ultimate guide to conception, birth, and everything in between.

Unlike all those otherbossy, tell-you-what-to-do titles, this funny, entertaining guide presents expectant parents with all the facts on such perennial hot topics as pain relief during labor, episiotomy, and circumcision, and empowers them to make informed personal choices. It's packed with tools you won't find anywhere else, including:

* Charts highlighting the risks of using various over-the-counter drug productsduring pregnancy

* Lists of the ten best — and worst --baby products

* A set of emergency childbirth procedures

* Forthright discussions of difficult topics like infertility, high-risk pregnancy, and pregnancy and infant loss that other books are loathe to tackle

About the Author

Inorganic chemists and materials scientists in academia, government, and industries including pharmaceutical, fine chemical, biotech, and agricultural.

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Chapter 1: Are You Really Ready to Have a Baby?

Chapter 2: Your Pre-Game Plan.

Chapter 3: Sperm, Meet Egg.

Chapter 4: Missed Conceptions.

Chapter 5: Winning at Baby Roulette.

Chapter 6: Operation Healthy Baby.

Chapter 7: The Worry Zone.

Chapter 8: The Complaint Department.

Chapter 9: To Test or Not to Test?

Chapter 10: Lights, Camera, Action!

Chapter 11: When Pregnancy Isn't Perfect.

Chapter 12: Life After Baby.

Appendixes.

Appendix A: Glossary.

Appendix B: Birth Plan.

Appendix C: Emergency Childbirth Procedures.

Appendix D: Directory of Organizations.

Appendix E: Web Site Directory.

Appendix F: Statistics at a Glance.

Appendix G: Recommended Reading.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780764565168
Author:
Douglas, Ann
Publisher:
Wiley
Author:
Douglas
Location:
New York, NY
Subject:
General
Subject:
Pregnancy & Childbirth
Subject:
Pregnancy & Childbirth - Pregnancy
Subject:
Pregnancy
Subject:
Childbirth
Subject:
General Health & Fitness
Subject:
Health and Medicine-General
Subject:
Consumer Health General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series:
Mother of All
Series Volume:
8
Publication Date:
January 2002
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
600
Dimensions:
8.58x5.56x1.25 in. 1.35 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This volume presents expectant parents with all the facts - including prenatal care, the use of over-the-counter drugs during pregnancy, physical and emotional changes, exercise, breastfeeding and pain relief during labour.
"Synopsis" by , "The must-read pregnancy book! Ann Douglas has created the most comprehensive guide to pregnancy we've ever seen." ?Denise & Alan Fields, authors of Baby Bargains Visit Hungry Minds online at www.hungryminds.com
"Synopsis" by , The ultimate guide to conception, birth, and everything in between.

Unlike all those otherbossy, tell-you-what-to-do titles, this funny, entertaining guide presents expectant parents with all the facts on such perennial hot topics as pain relief during labor, episiotomy, and circumcision, and empowers them to make informed personal choices. It's packed with tools you won't find anywhere else, including:

* Charts highlighting the risks of using various over-the-counter drug productsduring pregnancy

* Lists of the ten best — and worst --baby products

* A set of emergency childbirth procedures

* Forthright discussions of difficult topics like infertility, high-risk pregnancy, and pregnancy and infant loss that other books are loathe to tackle

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