The Multiple Pregnancy SourceBook : Pregnancy and the First Year with Twins, Triplets, and More

The Multiple Pregnancy SourceBook : Pregnancy and the First Year with Twins, Triplets, and More

by Nancy Bowers
     
 

In the past 10 years the number of twin births has risen 52 percent and the number of higher-order multiples has increased more than 400 percent! Written by a perinatal nurse specializing in multiple birth education, The Multiple Pregnancy Sourcebook explores the physical, financial, and emotional challenges of this high-risk condition. Included is an

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In the past 10 years the number of twin births has risen 52 percent and the number of higher-order multiples has increased more than 400 percent! Written by a perinatal nurse specializing in multiple birth education, The Multiple Pregnancy Sourcebook explores the physical, financial, and emotional challenges of this high-risk condition. Included is an extensive list of support resources.

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Multiple Pregnancy Sourcebook provides parents with an excellent guide to multiple births; from infertility technology and prenatal testing and development to the birth of multiples and adapting a life to raise multiples. Chapters provide advice, review common procedures and possible complications, and provide all the details needed to understand the different requirements and events of a multiple birth.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780737303063
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
04/09/2001
Series:
Sourcebooks Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
432
Sales rank:
941,462
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.78(d)

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