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Young Adults and Addiction: The Benefits of Inpatient Care

For many young people, drug use and experimentation is a rite of passage of sorts. However, experimenting with drugs and alcohol is far from harmless, and can often result in lifelong...

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Robin Elise Weiss

Robin Elise Weiss

Author of several pregnancy books and mother of seven

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Kip Kozlowski

Kip Kozlowski

Certified nurse-midwife and founder of the Greenhouse Birth...

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Ann Douglas

Ann Douglas

Author of 28 books on pregnancy and motherhood

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1000 Questions about Your Pregnancy: Everything Every Expecting Woman Needs to Know

Thurston sorts his question-and-answer book into categories—from what medicines to take to why your body is changing—with a fold-out chart that shows the weeks of pregnancy, what to expect and how you’ll be feeling.
Posted: 11/15/2007 04:39 PM EST more »

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Eating for Pregnancy: An Essential Guide to Nutrition with Recipes for the Whole Family

Jones teams up with perinatal nutritionist Hudson on how to have the best nutrition and eating habits to give yourself and your baby the healthiest lifestyle possible.
Posted: 11/15/2007 04:32 PM EST more »

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Heart & Hands: A Midwife's Guide to Pregnancy & Birth

This is a guide and reference book detailing all aspects of midwifery practice, including prenatal care, pregnancy problems, labor complications and caring for the family.
Posted: 11/15/2007 04:28 PM EST more »

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Mothering Magazine's Having a Baby, Naturally: The Mothering Magazine Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth

Written by the publisher and editor of Mothering magazine, O’Mara writes about the safest and most effective practices for natural childbirth, with recommendations from top OB-GYNs.  
Posted: 11/15/2007 04:35 PM EST more »

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The Everything Pregnancy Fitness Book: Safe, Specially Tailored Exercises for Before and After Delivery (Everything Series)

This book gives steps, techniques and visual examples of the safest exercising techniques for expecting mothers, who absolutely can’t spend nine months doing nothing!
Posted: 11/15/2007 04:40 PM EST more »

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The Expectant Father: Facts, Tips and Advice for Dads-to-Be, Second Edition

Brott and Ash write a month-by-month guide to pregnancy for expecting fathers. The book is divided into four parts: "What She’s Going Through", "What’s Going On with the Baby", "What You’re Going Through" and "Staying Involved." Different from other father books, you’ll find practical information on how to take care of a woman after birth, recipes to cook for the family and financial figures about the cost of your newborn.
Posted: 11/15/2007 04:26 PM EST more »

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The Mother of All Pregnancy Books: The Ultimate Guide to Conception, Birth, and Everything In Between (U.S. Edition)

With texts, charts and tables that cover every step-by-step process of pregnancy, this book touches on everything you, the expecting parent, needs to know. From considering getting pregnant to nutrition, exercise, breast-feeding and the top 10 things to pay attention to each trimester, this book has it all.
Posted: 11/15/2007 04:29 PM EST more »