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Your Pregnancy Week by Week By Dr Lesley Regan

Your Pregnancy Week By Week by Dr Lesley Regan

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Summary

From the moment after conception to feeding your newborn baby, this title covers everything you need to know about the miracle of pregnancy. It explains what is happening week-by-week, to you and your baby during pregnancy. It provides information that describes your baby's remarkable development, week-by-week in the womb.

Your Pregnancy Week By Week Summary

Your Pregnancy Week By Week: What to Expect from Conception to Birth by Dr Lesley Regan

Find out what to expect from conception to birth

From the moment after conception to feeding your newborn baby, Your Pregnancy Week by Week, covers everything you need to know about the miracle of pregnancy. Professor Lesley Regan, world-renowned obstetrician, draws on her professional expertise and personal experience to explain exactly what is happening in your pregnancy week-by-week, both to you and to your baby.

This essential pregnancy guide demystifies complex medical jargon, enabling you to make educated choices about your pregnancy and antenatal care, while also guiding you through your own physical and emotional changes as the weeks go by. Find explanations, advice and reassurance to ensure you have the best possible understanding of this extraordinary and wonderful time. Stunning 3D ultrasound images and specialist, up-to-the-minute research and information describes your baby's remarkable development, week-by-week, in the womb.

Whether you're looking for the perfect gift for a new mum-to-be or searching for a comprehensive book for your own needs, Your Pregnancy Week by Week is for you.

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Your Pregnancy Week By Week Reviews

Fascinating - it will answer all your questions. * Essentials *
... the baby bible for modern day mothers-to-be. * www.ivillage.co.uk *
Brilliant pregnancy book.... highly recommended. * Angels and Urchins *
Brilliant pregnancy book.... highly recommended. * Angels and Urchins *

About Dr Lesley Regan

Professor Lesley Regan is the mother of twin daughters and heads the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at St Mary's Hospital, Imperial College, London - the first woman in England to hold such a position. She is a regular contributor to radio and TV programmes on women's health and has presented a series of sex BBC Horizon documentaries.

Table of Contents

  • 1: Introduction
  • 2: Your journey through pregnancy
    • 1: The very beginning
    • 2: Conceiving a baby
    • 3: Staying safe in pregnancy
    • 4: Diet and exercise
    • 5: Work and maternity rights
    • 6: The first trimester
    • 7: Weeks 0-6
    • 8: Antenatal care and birth choices
    • 9: Weeks 6-10
    • 10: Weeks 10-13
    • 11: Antenatal tests
    • 12: The second trimester
    • 13: Weeks 13-17
    • 14: Weeks 17-21
    • 15: Weeks 21-26
    • 16: The third trimester
    • 17: Weeks 26-30
    • 18: Shopping for your baby
    • 19: Weeks 30-35
    • 20: Specialist antenatal monitoring
    • 21: Weeks 35-40
  • 3: Labour and birth
    • 1: The stages of labour
    • 2: The first stage
    • 3: Pain relief in labour
    • 4: The second & third stages
    • 5: When help is needed
    • 6: Premature labour
    • 7: Multiple births
    • 8: Assisted deliveries
    • 9: Caesarean birth
  • 4: Life after birth
    • 1: Your newborn baby
    • 2: The hours after birth
    • 3: The first six weeks
    • 4: Your physical recovery
    • 5: Your emotional recovery
    • 6: First days and weeks at home
    • 7: Feeding your baby
    • 8: Family adjustments
    • 9: The six-week postnatal check
  • 5: Concerns and complications
    • 1: Existing medical conditions
    • 2: Infections and illnesses
    • 3: Fetal abnormalities
    • 4: Problems in pregnancy and labour
    • 5: Concerns after birth
  • 6: Useful contacts
  • 7: Index
  • 8: Acknowledgments

Additional information

GOR004768267
9781409326663
1409326667
Your Pregnancy Week By Week: What to Expect from Conception to Birth by Dr Lesley Regan
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Dorling Kindersley Ltd
2013-05-01
448
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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