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The Postpartum Effect
Deadly Depression in Mothers
Written by Arlene M. Huysman
Foreword by Paul J. Goodnick


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $14.95

The past decade has seen strides in the diagnosis and treatment of postpartum depression, which affects 400,000 women annually in the United States. Yet the most tragic of these cases—the filicides and suicides that spark tabloid frenzy—continue to be horribly misdiagnosed. Dr. Arlene Huysman, drawing on decades of clinical work, here... Read more >
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Having Your Baby
Having Your Baby
Written by Dr. Hilda Hutcherson and Margaret Williams
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ISBN: 9780307776037
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Having Your Baby
For the Special Needs of Black Mothers-To-Be, from Conception to Newborn Care
Written by Dr. Hilda Hutcherson and Margaret Williams


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 22, 2010
Price: $11.99

African-American women face unique challenges during pregnancy. Here is a they can turn to for medical information, health advice, and emotional support during this exhilarating, and sometimes anxious, time. Dr. Hilda Hutcherson, an esteemed Ob-Gyn, explains all the bodily changes, feelings, and medical procedures you may encounter when pregnant. From planning... Read more >
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When the Belly Button Pops, the Baby's Done
When the Belly Button Pops, the Baby's Done
Written by Lorilee Craker
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ISBN: 9780307564894
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When the Belly Button Pops, the Baby's Done
A Month-by-Month Guide to Surviving (and Loving) Your Pregnancy
Written by Lorilee Craker


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: December 8, 2010
Price: $11.99

“This is your brain…This is your brain on progesterone!”

Have the hormones of pregnancy pushed you slightly over the edge? Here’s permission to give in and have a few belly laughs as a mother of two and a panel of experienced moms revel in the humorous side of pregnancy... Read more >
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10,000 Names for Your Baby
10,000 Names for Your Baby
Written by Kathy Ishizuka
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ISBN: 9780307756947
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10,000 Names for Your Baby

Written by Kathy Ishizuka


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: November 24, 2010
Price: $7.99

Bigger and better than ever, this comprehensive reference provides all the information parents need to choose the best name for their baby. Packed with thousands of new choices and the latest findings on how our names can affect our personal and professional lives, this book makes finding the perfect name easier... Read more >
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Name Your Baby
Name Your Baby
Written by Lareina Rule
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ISBN: 9780307483423
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Name Your Baby

Written by Lareina Rule


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: August 18, 2010
Price: $5.99

From Abigail to Zachary, the most complete book of its kind, with more than 10,000 names! Inside this book:

- Accurate meanings for each name

- Its country of origin

- The historical and literary figures who make it famous

- The root word for each name

- Nicknames and variations

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The Special Astrology section that... Read more >
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The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding
The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding
Written by La Leche League International
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ISBN: 9780345518453
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The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding

Written by La Leche League International


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2010
Price: $13.99

The long-awaited revised edition!
 
It’s no secret that breastfeeding is the normal, healthy way to nourish and nurture your baby. Dedicated to supporting nursing and expectant mothers, the internationally respected La Leche League has set the standard for educating and empowering mothers in this natural art for generations. Now their classic bestselling... Read more >
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The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding
The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding
Written by La Leche League International
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The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding

Written by La Leche League International


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2010
Price: $20.00

The long-awaited revised edition!
 
It’s no secret that breastfeeding is the normal, healthy way to nourish and nurture your baby. Dedicated to supporting nursing and expectant mothers, the internationally respected La Leche League has set the standard for educating and empowering mothers in this natural art for generations. Now their classic bestselling... Read more >
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In Our Control
In Our Control
Written by Laura Eldridge, Foreword by Jennifer Baumgardner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583229071
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In Our Control
The Complete Guide to Contraceptive Choices for Women
Written by Laura Eldridge
Foreword by Jennifer Baumgardner


Format: Trade Paperback, 394 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2010
Price: $21.95

The efficacy and risks of different birth control options are dramatically different today from what they once were thanks to scientific advances and increased awareness of STDs and other factors. In the most comprehensive book on birth control since the 1970s, women's health activist Laura Eldridge discusses the history, scientific advances... Read more >
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Making a Baby
Making a Baby
Written by Debra Fulghum Bruce, Samuel Thatcher, M.D. and Britt Berg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345518774
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Making a Baby
Everything You Need to Know to Get Pregnant
Written by Debra Fulghum Bruce, Samuel Thatcher, M.D. and Britt Berg


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: April 27, 2010
Price: $18.00

You may have waited a long time. You may have tried and tried. Now your chances of having a baby are better than ever!
 
For ten years, Making a Baby has been the definitive source for couples who want to get pregnant, offering vital information on fertility technology, advances in baby-boosting medications... Read more >
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Surprise Child
Surprise Child
Written by Leslie Leyland Fields
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307499943
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Surprise Child
Finding Hope in Unexpected Pregnancy
Written by Leslie Leyland Fields


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2010
Price: $13.99

Unplanned pregnancies happen to women in every season of life: the newly married, the never-married, the empty-nester, the teenager, the overworked mother, the career woman. Yet we rarely talk about how lonely and confusing this experience can be.

In Surprise Child, Leslie Leyland Fields, who experienced two unplanned pregnancies in her forties... Read more >
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Six Practical Lessons for an Easier Childbirth
Six Practical Lessons for an Easier Childbirth
Written by Elisabeth Bing
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ISBN: 9780307874146
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Six Practical Lessons for an Easier Childbirth

Written by Elisabeth Bing


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2010
Price: $13.99

The classic book on the Lamaze method for pregnant women and their partners, now revised and in a new trade paperback edition. Filled with vital information and reassurance, this essential book will make expectant couples better prepared than ever for this joyous, rewarding experience. Read more >
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Bump It Up
Bump It Up
Written by Amy Tara Koch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345514479
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Bump It Up
Transform Your Pregnancy into the Ultimate Style Statement
Written by Amy Tara Koch


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $18.00

The key to pregnancy chic? Creativity. Effort. And a commitment to pushing the sartorial envelope even when you’d rather crawl back under the sheets with a box of doughnuts. But don’t let “thigh” anxiety drive you to sneakers and plus-size velour tracksuits. It’s time to turn nine months of potential frump... Read more >
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The Pre-Pregnancy Planner
The Pre-Pregnancy Planner
Written by Josleen Wilson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307497352
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The Pre-Pregnancy Planner

Written by Josleen Wilson


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2010
Price: $15.99

Much has been written about preparation for childbirth. Wilson is unique in covering the previous steppreparation for pregnancyin this thorough, up-to-date guide. She covers a wide range of concerns that are best resolved before conception. Topics include the parenthood decision, diet and exercise, financial and career adjustments, and more. The book... Read more >
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The Peaceful Nursery
The Peaceful Nursery
Written by Alison Forbes and Laura Forbes Carlin
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ISBN: 9780307489449
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The Peaceful Nursery
Preparing A Home For Your Baby With Feng Shui
Written by Alison Forbes and Laura Forbes Carlin


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2009
Price: $13.99

As a new parent, the nursery is the most important room in your home, and designing this special space is also an opportunity to prepare, mentally and physically, for the changes to come. In The Peaceful Nursery, home and lifestyle experts Laura Forbes Carlin and Alison Forbes show you how to... Read more >
Body, Soul, and Baby
Body, Soul, and Baby
Written by Tracy Gaudet and Paula Spencer
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ISBN: 9780307569189
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Body, Soul, and Baby
A Doctor's Guide to the Complete Pregnancy Experience, From Preconception to Pos tpartum
Written by Tracy Gaudet and Paula Spencer


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2009
Price: $11.99

In a culture that rarely sees pregnancy as a journey to self-discovery, Body, Soul, and Baby offers a fresh perspective on this transformative life experience by showing women how to tune in to the cues offered by their bodies and souls—as well as by the babies growing within them—for a healthier... Read more >
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Ina May's Guide to Breastfeeding
Ina May's Guide to Breastfeeding
Written by Ina May Gaskin
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ISBN: 9780553907209
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Ina May's Guide to Breastfeeding

Written by Ina May Gaskin


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2009
Price: $14.99

Everything you need to know to make breastfeeding a joyful, natural, and richly fulfilling experience for both you and your baby

Drawing on her decades of experience in caring for pregnant women, mothers, and babies, Ina May Gaskin explores the health and psychological benefits of breastfeeding and gives you invaluable practical advice... Read more >
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Ina May's Guide to Breastfeeding
Ina May's Guide to Breastfeeding
Written by Ina May Gaskin
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Ina May's Guide to Breastfeeding

Written by Ina May Gaskin


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2009
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Everything you need to know to make breastfeeding a joyful, natural, and richly fulfilling experience for both you and your baby

Drawing on her decades of experience in caring for pregnant women, mothers, and babies, Ina May Gaskin explores the health and psychological benefits of breastfeeding and gives you invaluable practical advice... Read more >
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The Well-Rounded Pregnancy Cookbook
The Well-Rounded Pregnancy Cookbook
Written by Karen Gurwitz and Jen Hoy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307493026
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The Well-Rounded Pregnancy Cookbook
Give Your Baby a Healthy Start with 100 Recipes That Adapt to Fit How You Feel
Written by Karen Gurwitz and Jen Hoy


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2009
Price: $14.99

Every woman wants to eat her best. But eating well can be challenging during the best of times. During pregnancy it is aggravated with curveballs such as nausea, cravings, or life. Before you ruin your healthful intentions, check out The Well-Rounded Pregnancy Cookbook, which offers a compromise by providing 100 recipes... Read more >
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Hands Off My Belly
Hands Off My Belly
Written by Shawn A. Tassone, M.D. and Kathryn M. Landherr, M.D.
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ISBN: 9781591027539
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Hands Off My Belly
The Pregnant Woman's Survival Guide to Myths, Mothers, and Moods
Written by Shawn A. Tassone, M.D. and Kathryn M. Landherr, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 22, 2009
Price: $18.00

Expectant mothers are virtual magnets for unsolicited advice. Mothers, grandmothers, aunts, sisters, sisters-in-law, new mothers, friends, and even strangers offer what seems to be an endless supply of supposedly authoritative opinions on every aspect of pregnancy: A craving for spicy food denotes a boy. Carrying the baby low denotes a girl... Read more >
Before You Conceive
Before You Conceive
Written by John R. Sussman and B. Blake Levitt
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ISBN: 9780307417800
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Before You Conceive
The Complete Pregnancy Guide
Written by John R. Sussman and B. Blake Levitt


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2009
Price: $14.99

The most authoritative, comprehensive guide to the critically important concern of reducing the risks to one's baby before conception is sure to become a classic in the field of preventive medicine. Read more >
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Easy Labor
Easy Labor
Written by William Camann and Kathryn Alexander
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ISBN: 9780307484093
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Easy Labor
Every Woman's Guide to Choosing Less Pain and More Joy During Childbirth
Written by William Camann and Kathryn Alexander


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2009
Price: $13.99

THE FIRST COMPLETE, COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO PAIN RELIEF DURING LABOR AND DELIVERY

Far too many expectant mothers find themselves unprepared when labor begins and natural techniques don’t effectively manage the pain. This indispensable guide provides reassuring, proven approaches to combining medical and natural techniques to ensure the most comfortable pain-free labor possible... Read more >
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Conscious Conception
Conscious Conception
Written by Jeannine Parvati Baker and Frederick Baker
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ISBN: 9780938190837
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Conscious Conception
Elemental Journey through the Labyrinth of Sexuality
Written by Jeannine Parvati Baker and Frederick Baker


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: June 2, 2009
Price: $25.00

In an age when modern reproductive technology is moving at a rapid and alarming rate, Conscious Conception is an alternative exploration into understanding personal fertility, as well as a comprehensive guide to discovering newfound meaning in our sexuality. Combining knowledge of myth and culture, authors Jeannine Parvati Baker and Frederick Baker... Read more >
The Doula Guide to Birth
The Doula Guide to Birth
Written by Ananda Lowe and Rachel Zimmerman
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ISBN: 9780553385267
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The Doula Guide to Birth
Secrets Every Pregnant Woman Should Know
Written by Ananda Lowe and Rachel Zimmerman


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2009
Price: $17.00

Here is your guide to the fastest-growing trend in childbirth—a tradition as old as motherhood itself. Doulas, or professional labor assistants, have led thousands of expectant women through the birthing process in a way that’s safe and meaningful, and that creates the birth and postbirth experience all mothers long for.

What exactly... Read more >
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The Doula Guide to Birth
The Doula Guide to Birth
Written by Ananda Lowe and Rachel Zimmerman
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ISBN: 9780553906592
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The Doula Guide to Birth
Secrets Every Pregnant Woman Should Know
Written by Ananda Lowe and Rachel Zimmerman


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2009
Price: $13.99

Here is your guide to the fastest-growing trend in childbirth—a tradition as old as motherhood itself. Doulas, or professional labor assistants, have led thousands of expectant women through the birthing process in a way that’s safe and meaningful, and that creates the birth and postbirth experience all mothers long for.

What exactly... Read more >
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Program Your Baby's Health
Program Your Baby's Health
Written by Barbara Luke and Tamara Eberlein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307559272
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Program Your Baby's Health
The Pregnancy Diet for Your Child's Lifelong Well-Being
Written by Barbara Luke and Tamara Eberlein


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2009
Price: $19.99

The most important period of your child's health is the nine months  before birth.

Cutting edge research in a new field known as "metabolic programming" reveals a startling new fact: what a mother eats during pregnancy has a far greater effect on her child's future development, overall health, and resistance to disease than... Read more >
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