Getting Pregnant: What Couples Need to Know Right Now

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Fawcett Columbine, 1992 - Family & Relationships - 347 pages
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No matter how long you've waited, how often you've tried, or what you've been told in the past, remarkable advances in fertility research in just the past three years, make it possible for almost every couple who wants a baby to have one. Here is everything you need to know to increase your odds of a healthy pregnancy, with state-of-the-art medical discoveries, plus: six revolutionary lab techniques to aid conception; seven medical breakthroughs to prevent miscarriage, foods that may help, foods to avoid, and much more.

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User Review  - Alisa - Goodreads

This book was atrocious... It did nothing but bring me down, make me even more anxious than I already am about my ovulating, whether it is happening or not... The things that can hinder ovulation ... Read full review

Review: Getting Pregnant: What Couples Need To Know Right Now

User Review  - Lacey - Goodreads

This book goes beyond getting pregnant basics (and misses some important basics), so it isn't for someone who is just starting out their attempts at conception. It is definitely more of a resource for ... Read full review


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Niels H. Lauersen, M.D., Ph.D., a world-renowned fertility expert, is an obstetrician/gynecologist associated with St. Vincent's Medical Center in New York City. He is a board-certified OB/GYN, the founder of the New York Medical Society for Reproductive Medicine, and the Medical Director of the New York Center for Reproductive Technology. Dr. Lauersen is the author of more than 100 scientific papers on pregnancy and several bestselling books on women's health care.

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