Pregnancy For Dummies, 4th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118825594
  • ISBN-13: 9781118825594
  • DDC: 618.24
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 512 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released January 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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 Pregnancy For Dummies, 4th Edition, will offer soon-to-be mothers important, detailed, and useful information on preparing and planning for pregnancy. It will cover the first, second, and third trimesters, special considerations such as age, multiple births, complications, illness, labor and delivery, postpartum care, and choosing bottle or breastfeeding. In addition to these basics, the fourth edition - now presented in a portable trim size.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Getting Started with Pregnancy.
2: Seeing Double Lines: I Think I'm Pregnant!.
3: Your Pregnancy at a Glance: Overview of Pregnancy Week-by-Week.
4: Preparing for Life during Pregnancy.
5: Diet and Exercise for the Expectant Mother.
6: Pregnancy Countdown.
7: The First Trimester.
8: The Second Trimester.
9: The Third Trimester.
10: The Big Event: Labor, Delivery, and Recovery.
11: Honey, I Think I'm in Labor!.
12: Special Delivery: Bringing Your Baby into the World.
13: Hello, World! Meet Your Newborn.
14: Taking Care of Yourself after Delivery.
15: Feeding Your Baby.
16: Dealing with Special Concerns.
17: Pregnancies with Special Considerations.
18: When Things Get Complicated.
19: Pregnancy in Sickness and in Health.
20: Coping with the Unexpected.
21: The Part of Tens.
22: Ten Things Nobody Tells You.
23: Ten Healthy Snacks for Pregnant Women.
24: Chunky Dried Fig, Coconut, and Almond Granola.
25: Guilt-Free Oatmeal Cookies.
26: Peanut Butter, Chocolate, and Banana Quesadillas.
27: Double Salmon Dip.
28: Herbed Cottage Cheese Dip with Whole-Grain Bread.
29: Roasted Tomatoes and Mozzarella Bites.
30: Chickpea Parsley Dip with Pita Chips and Celery and Carrot Sticks.
31: Peanut Butter and Dried Fruit Bars.
32: Fruit Smoothie.
33: Sunday Sundae.
34: Ten Key Things You Can See on Ultrasound.
About the Authors.
Authors’ Acknowledgments.
Publisher's Acknowledgments.