Your Pregnancy Week by Week

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Da Capo Press, 2011 - Family & Relationships - 673 pages
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With millions of copies sold worldwide, Your Pregnancy Week by Week is the established go-to resource for expectant parents time and time again. The book's trademark week-by-week formula helps expectant parents compare the details of their pregnancy with the same weekly schedule their doctor uses--easily and effortlessly.

In this completely revised seventh edition, parents-to-be will find the latest information on preparing for their baby's birth as well as many new topics addressing today's most pressing questions and concerns. Compassionate, reassuring, and medically grounded, this guide provides everything expectant parents need for a healthy, happy pregnancy, including descriptions of the fetus's development each week, up-to-date information about medical tests and procedures, safe weekly exercises to help expectant moms stay in shape, and helpful hints for the father-to-be.

  

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Very informative without being scary. Read full review

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User Review  - Jill Wall - Goodreads

So helpful if you keep about a week ahead. I had some of the strangest "symptoms" and had no idea it was related to my pregnancy until I would read the "week" and find out that what was happening to my body was normal. Read full review

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Contents

Preparing for Pregnancy
1
2Pregnancy Begins
24
Pregnancy Weight Gain Chart
41
Week 3
46
Week 4
66
Week 5
67
Week 6
82
Week 7
98
Week 28
398
Week 29
412
Week 30
425
Week 31
438
Week 32
452
Week 33
467
Week 34
481
Week 35
495

Week 8
113
Week 9
127
Week 10
141
157 Week 12
170
Week 13
183
Week 14
210
Week 16
225
Week 17
239
Week 18
253
Week 19
267
Week 20
284
Week 21
297
Week 22
312
Week 23
328
Week 24
343
Week 25
356
Week 26
370
Week 27
385
Week 36
508
Week 37
522
Week 38
536
Week 39
545
Week 40
557
When Youre Overdue
571
What Happens after Your Pregnancy?
578
GettingPregnant
589
Breastfeeding Your Baby
596
Bottlefeeding Your Baby
604
If Your Baby Is Premature
608
Choosing Child Care for Baby
612
Postpartum Distress Syndrome PPDS
616
Glossary
620
Excerpt from Your Babys First Year
637
Week 1
638
Index
655
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About the author (2011)

Glade B. Curtis, MD, MPH, is board certified by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the father of five. He lives in Utah.

Judith Schuler, MS, the mother of one son, has co-authored seventeen books with Dr. Curtis in the last twenty-five years. She lives in Wyoming and Arizona.

 

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