When You're Expecting Twins, Triplets, or Quads
A Complete Resource
In "When You're Expecting Twins, Triplets, or Quads," Dr. Barbara Luke, a renowned expert on the prenatal care of multiples, outlines a practical, nutrition-based program to keep you and your babies healthy and offers a comprehensive tour of what you can expect during your unique pregnancy and childbirth experience. Women who follow this program experience significantly fewer complications during pregnancy -- and their babies are born weighing 20 to 35 percent more than the average twin, triplet, or quad Included is crucial information on:
finding a qualified maternal/fetal medicine specialist
dietary guidelines for maximizing birth weight
safe limits on exercise and physical activity
taking a leave from work and negotiating your best deal
reducing your risk for pregnancy complications
recognizing signs of preterm labor and what to do about
Effective, encouraging, and up-to-date, "When You're Expecting Twins, Triplets, or Quads" is essential for you and your babies.
HarperResource, 9780060957230, 320pp.
Publication Date: August 1, 1999