'She [Heidi Murkoff] is quite possibly the most globally influential, economically successful and revered pregnancy and baby expert since Dr Spock' --Irish Examiner
My pregnancy bible, it starts with the section 'before you conceive' and ends with your six week check, and along the way tells you everything you could possibly want to know --Mother & Baby
An in-depth manual, this offers practical guidance on every stage of pregnancy. It feels as though it s written by a friend --Pregnancy & Birth
From the Back Cover
Expect the best! A brand-new fourth edition filled with the most up-to-date, accurate, and relevant information on all things pregnancy. Realistic, supportive, easy to access, and overflowing with practical tips, covering everything you'll need and want to know about life's most amazing journey, from preconception planning to birth to those first miraculous weeks with a new baby. It's all here: the lowdown on lifestyle trends and life in the workplace; the latest in prenatal testing and alternative therapies; the best in birthing options.
Comforting answers to hundreds of questions:
I'm so queasy I can't even eat for one. How can I eat for two?
Can I get highlights in my hair? How about my monthly wax?
I'm only in my second month why am I showing already?
Can I stick to my normal workout routine while I m expecting?
Why is my skin broken out and blotchy? And how can I cover it?
What's safe when it comes to sex?
I think I felt the baby kicking but I m not sure. How do I tell?
Will my body ever be the same after I deliver? "