The Simple Guide to Having a Baby: What You Need to Know [NOOK Book]

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Here’s what you need to know about having a baby! Using clear language and lots of pictures, this book helps you make smart choices as you get ready to have a baby.

Here’s what you need to know about having a baby!
Using clear language and lots of pictures, this book ...
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The Simple Guide to Having a Baby: What You Need to Know

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Overview

Here’s what you need to know about having a baby! Using clear language and lots of pictures, this book helps you make smart choices as you get ready to have a baby.

Here’s what you need to know about having a baby!
Using clear language and lots of pictures, this book helps you make smart choices as you get ready to have a baby. You’ll find:
• advice on what to do and what not to do during pregnancy,
• descriptions of easy exercises to help you stay healthy and feel better,
• information on what to expect during labor and birth,
• ways to deal with childbirth pain, and
• helpful hints for breastfeeding and being a parent.

The team of experts that wrote the comprehensive, award-winning book Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn: The Complete Guide turned their attention to writing The Simple Guide to help expectant parents looking for a shorter, simpler, and more practical approach to getting ready for childbirth. That's why hundreds of hospitals, clinics, doctors, midwives, childbirth educators, and healthcare organizations use and recommend The Simple Guide to Having a Baby.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781451670790
  • Publisher: Meadowbrook
  • Publication date: 2/21/2012
  • Sold by: SIMON & SCHUSTER
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: Original
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 933,349
  • File size: 8 MB

Meet the Author

Janet Whalley, a registered nurse and lactation consultant (IBCLC), has been a childbirth educator since 1975.
Penny Simkin, a physical therapist, has been a childbirth educator and doula since 1968. She trains childbirth educators, doulas, and doula trainers and frequently conducts workshops for doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals.
Ann Keppler, a registered nurse and lactation consultant (IBCLC), has taught childbirth classes and new-parent classes since 1975.
Janelle Durham, a social worker, has worked with new parents since 1993. She is a birth doula, childbirth educator, and lactation educator.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 8, 2012

    I bought this book for my friend's 17 year old daughter... I was

    I bought this book for my friend's 17 year old daughter... I was happy to find a book that was informative, easy to read, and not overwhelming. This is the only pregnancy books she actually read! Thank you!

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