The Simple Guide to Having a Baby (2016) (Paperback)

What You Need to Know

By Parent Trust for Washington Children

Da Capo Lifelong Books, 9781501112713, 208pp.

Publication Date: September 20, 2016

List Price: 14.99*
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The simple way to learn about pregnancy, giving birth, and caring for your baby.

This accessible, easy-to-read guide is a simplified version of the best-selling “Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn” for expectant parents who want only the most important, need-to-know, how-to information. The book tells readers: how to stay healthy during pregnancy, how to handle labor pain and birth, and how to care for a new baby. Using clear and simple language, it includes:

• Advice on what to do and what not to do during pregnancy

• Descriptions of easy exercises to help you stay healthy and feel better

• Information on what to expect during labor and birth

• Ways to deal with childbirth pain

• Helpful hints on breastfeeding and being a parent