Babycenter Pregnancy, 1st Edition

  • Linda Murray
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  • ISBN-10: 075666635X
  • ISBN-13: 9780756666354
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 320 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released September 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Overview

Practical and reassuring, BABYCENTER PREGNANCY explains what happens at every stage of pregnancy-from the latest medical advances to parents' real-life experiences-using the "best of" material from babycenter.com, including parents' tips and comments, expert views, statistics and polls.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Frontispiece.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Foreword.
Introduction.
1: Getting Ready for Pregnancy.
2: Before You Start.
3: Health and Lifestyle Checks for You.
4: Partners Take Note.
5: You’re in this Together.
6: Preexisting Medical Conditions.
7: Age and Fertility.
8: The Beginnings of Life.
9: Your Menstrual Cycle.
10: Ovulation Calendars.
11: Boy or Girl?.
12: Conception.
13: Am I Pregnant?.
14: Pregnancy Following IVF.
15: Is it Twins (or More)?.
16: Miscarriage.
17: Ectopic Pregnancy.
18: Staying Safe and Healthy.
19: Healthy Eating for You and Baby.
20: What’s Safe to Eat?.
21: Fitness During Pregnancy.
22: Relaxation During Pregnancy.
23: Safety at Home.
24: Safety at Work.
25: Rights and Benefits at Work.
26: Environmental Hazards.
27: The Body Beautiful.
28: Pregnancy Weight Gain.
29: Hormones in Pregnancy.
30: Staying Positive.
31: First-time Parents.
32: Coping with a Sibling.
33: Sex in Pregnancy.
34: Style, Fashion, and Comfort.
35: Maternity Wear.
36: Breasts and Bras.
37: Beauty Treatments.
38: Staying Safe in the Sun.
39: Vacations and Travel.
40: Bonding with Your Unborn Baby.
41: Preparing the Nursery.
42: Essential Baby Buys.
43: Your Pregnancy Diary: A Week-by-Week Guide.
44: The First Trimester.
45: All Change.
46: The First Trimester: 03 Weeks.
47: The First Trimester: 04 Weeks.
48: The First Trimester: 05 Weeks.
49: Diet in the First Trimester.
50: The First Trimester: 06 Weeks.
51: The First Trimester: 07 Weeks.
52: The First Trimester: 08 Weeks.
53: The First Trimester: 09 Weeks.
54: Sleep in Early Pregnancy.
55: The First Trimester: 10 Weeks.
56: The First Trimester: 11 Weeks.
57: Ultrasounds and CVS.
58: The First Trimester: 12 Weeks.
59: The First Trimester: 13 Weeks.
60: The Second Trimester.
61: The Time of Your Life.
62: The Second Trimester: 14 Weeks.
63: The Second Trimester: 15 Weeks.
64: Diet in the Second Trimester.
65: Diet in the Second Trimester: 16 Weeks.
66: Diet in the Second Trimester: 17 Weeks.
67: Diet in the Second Trimester: 18 Weeks.
68: Screening at the Halfway Stage.
69: Screening at the Halfway Stage: 19 Weeks.
70: Screening at the Halfway Stage: 20 Weeks.
71: Sleep in the Second Trimester.
72: Sleep in the Second Trimester: 21 Weeks.
73: Sleep in the Second Trimester: 22 Weeks.
74: Sleep in the Second Trimester: 23 Weeks.
75: Sleep in the Second Trimester: 24 Weeks.
76: Sleep in the Second Trimester: 25 Weeks.
77: Sleep in the Second Trimester: 26 Weeks.
78: Sleep in the Second Trimester: 27 Weeks.
79: The Third Trimester.
80: The Home Stretch.
81: The Home Stretch: 28 Weeks.
82: Diet in Late Pregnancy.
83: Diet in Late Pregnancy: 29 Weeks.
84: Diet in Late Pregnancy: 30 Weeks.
85: Diet in Late Pregnancy: 31 Weeks.
86: Diet in Late Pregnancy: 32 Weeks.
87: Diet in Late Pregnancy: 33 Weeks.
88: Diet in Late Pregnancy: 34 Weeks.
89: Diet in Late Pregnancy: 35 Weeks.
90: Sleep in Late Pregnancy.
91: Sleep in Late Pregnancy: 36 Weeks.
92: Sleep in Late Pregnancy: 37 Weeks.
93: Sleep in Late Pregnancy: 38 Weeks.
94: Sleep in Late Pregnancy: 39 Weeks.
95: Sleep in Late Pregnancy: 40 Weeks.
96: Common Concerns in Pregnancy.
97: It’s Natural to Worry.
98: Baby-Safety Worries.
99: Worries about Birth Defects.
100: Worries about Labor Day and After.
101: Different Moms, Different Worries.
102: Recurring Pregnancy Problems.
103: Genetic Disorders.
104: Medical Problems in Pregnancy.
105: Birth and Beyond: Becoming a Parent.
106: Labor and Birth.
107: You’re Going to be a Parent.
108: Preparation and Choices.
109: Overdue Babies.
110: Home Birth.
111: Your Baby’s Position.
112: Signs of Labor.
113: False Labor.
114: First Stage of Labor.
115: First Stage of Labor: Transition.
116: Positions for Labor.
117: Second Stage of Labor.
118: Third Stage of Labor.
119: Natural Pain Relief.
120: Medical Pain Relief.
121: Premature Labor.
122: Assisted Birth.
123: Twin/Multiple Birth.
124: Breech Babies.
125: Cesarean Section.
126: Emergency Deliveries, Fast Labor.
127: Life with Your New Baby.
128: A Life’s Begun.
129: After the Birth: Your Baby and You.
130: Going Home with Your Newborn.
131: The First Two Weeks.
Glossary.
Useful Contacts and Organizations.
Index.
Acknowledgments.