Expect the best! A brand-new fourth edition -- filled with the most up-to-date, accurate, and relevant information on all things pregnancy. Realistic, supportive, easy to access, and overflowing with ...
Expect the best! A brand-new fourth edition -- filled with the most up-to-date, accurate, and relevant information on all things pregnancy. Realistic, supportive, easy to access, and overflowing with practical tips, covering everything you'll need -- and want -- to know about life's most amazing journey, from preconception planning to birth to those first miraculous weeks with a new baby. It's all here: the lowdown on lifestyle trends and life in the workplace; the latest in prenatal testing and alternative therapies; the best in birthing options.
Comforting Answers to Hundreds of Questions:
I'm so queasy I can't even eat for one. How can I eat for two? (page 130), Can I get highlights in my hair? How about my monthly wax? (page 145), Can I stick to my workout routine while I'm expecting? (page 218), What's safe when it comes to sex? (page 257), I think I felt the baby kicking -- but I'm not sure. How do I tell? (page 209), Will my body ever be the same after I deliver? (page 161)
- Completely new and revised.
- The pregnancy guide that reassuringly answers the questions of mothers and fathers-to-be, from the planning stage through postpartum.
- Featuring a week-by-week look at the growth of your baby and complete chapters on pregnancy lifestyle, preconception, carrying twins -- and more.
- Written by Heidi Murkoff and Sharon Mazel.
- Paperback. 615 pages.