IVF and Beyond For Dummies

IVF and Beyond For Dummies

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by Karin Hammarberg
     
 

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Created especially for the Australian customer!

A guide to the medical, emotional, legal and financial aspects of IVF and life after treatment

Are you trying for a baby but suspect you may have an infertility problem and need IVF to conceive? IVF&Beyond For Dummies gives you clear advice on the causes of infertility, getting

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Created especially for the Australian customer!

A guide to the medical, emotional, legal and financial aspects of IVF and life after treatment

Are you trying for a baby but suspect you may have an infertility problem and need IVF to conceive? IVF&Beyond For Dummies gives you clear advice on the causes of infertility, getting ready for IVF, the steps involved in treatment and managing the ups and downs of this difficult time. This comprehensive guide also prepares you for life post-IVF.

  • Find out why you can't fall pregnant -- learn about the causes of infertility and what it takes to get a diagnosis
  • Improve your chances of IVF success -- change your lifestyle to boost your fertility
  • Understand IVF step-by-step -- get detailed, easy-to-follow explanations of what happens in a treatment cycle
  • Navigate the system -- educate yourself about the legal and financial realities of IVF
  • Take charge -- be empowered to make informed decisions about your IVF treatment
  • Manage treatment stress -- discover strategies for surviving the emotional turmoil of IVF
  • Help a friend -- get advice on how to support a loved one who's undergoing IVF
  • Enjoy life after IVF -- find out what's special about being pregnant, giving birth and parenting after IVF

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781742469928
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/13/2010
Series:
For Dummies Series
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
764,690
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Karin Hammarberg, RN, PhD, is an Honorary Fellow at the University of Melbourne. As one of the world's first IVF nurse coordinators, Karin helped establish holistic care for infertile couples. Her research into the psychosocial aspects of IVF and parenting after IVF has been widely published.

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IVF and Beyond For Dummies 1.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book gave us a lot of info prior to our ivf consult. I felt more relaxed knowing what would go on in the office. It also helped me construct questions for the ivf nurse. This was written by an American, so some of the procedure orders were different for me.
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