The complete guide to pregnancy, day-by-day
Fully updated to reflect the latest changes in medical practice, this new edition of the bestselling Pregnancy Day-by-Day provides comprehensive pregnancy advice from a team of experts. No other pregnancy book provides this level of detail, allied with such extraordinary photographs, 3D scans and illustrations which reveal in unprecedented clarity exactly what is happening to you and your baby every single day.
From early foetal development to how your hormones prepare you for birth, learn from world-class experts. Plus there's advice on your baby's development, medical matters, your changing body, diet, fitness and much more.
Pregnancy Day-by-Day includes a special hour-by-hour rundown of what to expect during and immediately after birth, plus further reassurance for the first two weeks of your baby's life, and will give a helping hand through the culmination of your pregnancy, from pain relief to those first intimate and unique moments between you and your child.
Pregnancy Day-by-Day has been carefully adapted from the UK edition with the help of Australian consultant obstetrician, Professor Jonathan Morris from the University of Sydney, and Specialist in Fetal Medicine in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the Royal North Shore Hospital. He has updated and revised this edition to ensure it contains all the latest Australian research and recommendations in approaches to pregnancy.
About the Author
Dr. Maggie Blott is a Consultant in Obstetrics and Maternal Medicine and an Honorary Senior Lecturer at The Institute for Women's Health and University College London Hospitals. She is a regular columnist for Top Sante magazine and writes regularly for a number of other pregnancy related publications. She is also a spokesperson for the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists.