WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU'RE EXPECTING
Author: Arlene Eisenberg, Heidi E. Murkoff, and Sandee E. Hathaway
Publisher/Manufacturer: Workman Publishing
In this updated best-seller the authors outline the nine-month journey step-by-step. Added bonuses include "The Best Odds Diet" (nine basic principals for nine months of healthy eating), a section devoted to fathers-to-be, an introduction to various childbirth methods, and a detailed guide to parturition.
The Appendix highlights common tests during pregnancy, when they are given and why. Dr. Richard Aubrey, Director of Obstetrics, State University of New York, advises in the foreword, "This excellent book should be required reading...for expectant parents."