Getting Pregnant: What Couples Need To Know Right Now (Google eBook)

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Simon and Schuster, Jun 15, 2010 - Health & Fitness - 592 pages
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Whether you are young and fertile, over 40 and having trouble conceiving, or anywhere in between, here is the best resource to help you get pregnant.

The only must-have fertility book, Getting Pregnant, completely revised and updated, not only addresses the needs of those who cannot conceive but serves as the ultimate guide for anyone planning to have a baby, now or in the future. Addressing the newest, state-of-the-art medical treatments for infertility, Getting Pregnant gives you all the latest news on:


  • eight brand-new fertility drugs

  • donor eggs and donor sperm

  • a new 15-minute in-office surgery that can double conception odds

  • breakthrough technologies for preventing chronic miscarriage

  • how both sex and lifestyle factors affect fertility, including the "Nine to Five" guide for protecting your reproductive health on the job


Getting Pregnant also provides a wealth of practical information about the exercises, foods, and supplements that encourage a faster, healthier conception, as well as brand-new, all-natural techniques that influence the gender of your child. You'll also find a helpful six-month personal pregnancy planner that addresses all of your pre-conception health and medical needs.

Don't miss the new chapters that focus on protecting, increasing, and extending fertility, while new frontiers in both the treatment of male fertility and the science of motherhood are explored.
  

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Getting pregnant: what every couple needs to know

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Lauersen, a clinical professor of obstetrics and gynecology and author of five other books, and journalist Bouchez describe how the reproductive system functions and what can go wrong. Encouraging ... Read full review

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A lovely new mom lent me this book, and I can't wait to give it back to her. This books is AWFUL - it starts with everything that can go wrong, and never seems to recover from there. The advice on ... Read full review

Contents

What Affects Fertility Most
9
CHAPTER
20
CHAPTER THREE
53
CHAPTER FOUR
69
What
96
CHAPTER
128
CHAPTER SEVEN
154
The Lifestyle Fertility Quiz The Fertility Protection Update
185
CHAPTER FOURTEEN
303
Understanding Pregnancy Loss Your Immune System
319
Pregnancy Men Immunity and Pregnancy Preventing
342
CHAPTER SIXTEEN
351
CHAPTER SEVENTEEN
371
Can Fertility Surgery Help You? The Proceduresand How They
390
CHAPTER NINETEEN
422
CHAPTER TWENTY
440

CHAPTER EIGHT
189
How PreConception Counseling Works The Personal Facts Your
206
CHAPTER
217
CHAPTER ELEVEN
230
The Fertility Power Boost The Antifertility Foods Food
240
CHAPTER TWELVE
247
The Vitamin You Need Most More Fertility Nutrients
267
CHAPTER THIRTEEN
272
Can Artificial Insemination Help You? Not All Inseminations
457
CHAPTER TWENTYTWO
482
CHAPTER TWENTYTHREE
502
CHAPTER TWENTYFOUR
518
Part IV
535
RESOURCES
545
INDEX
555
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About the author (2010)

Born in Copenhagen, Denmark, and educated throughout the capitols of Europe as an obstetrician/gynecologist and fertility expert, Dr. Niels Lauersen has dedicated more than four decades to treating and educating women about their health, in both US and abroad. He is the author of over 100 medical papers published in journals worldwide and he is the founder of The New York Medical Society for Reproductive Medicine. Dr. Lauersen is the author of eight books on women's health including his groundbreaking gynecology guide It's Your Body and his international bestselling guide to fertility Getting Pregnant: What You Need to Know. Dr. Lauersen is also the medical director of GettingPregnantNow.org, the premier online site for pregnancy and fertility information.

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