Practical Pregnancy, Birth and Early Parenting Guide 8/E ePDF

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The miracle of birth brings great joy to new parents, but it also raises many questions and concerns. The 8th edition of the Practical Pregnancy, Birth and Early Parenting Guide includes the latest information and provides sensible answers to your questions – even answers to questions you have not yet thought of! A brand new chapter on COVID-19 is also included.

This easy-to-use guide for parents and parents-to-be is filled with practical tips and sound advice about:
  • Preparing for conception;
  • The latest information on tests during pregnancy;
  • How to care for your baby and yourself during pregnancy;
  • Choosing the right caregivers;
  • How your partner can contribute during pregnancy, birth and in caring for your baby;
  • Pain relief and birthing options;
  • Preparing to bring your baby home and how best to involve siblings;
  • Advantages of breastfeeding and practical tips for breastfeeding success;
  • How to care for your newborn (and yourself, your partner and your family); and
  • The latest South African shoppers' guide and support group information.
About the author
Irene Bourquin is a registered nurse and midwife. She is a South African Certified Perinatal Educator (WITS). She holds the prestigious International Childbirth Educators Certificate as well as the International Birth and Post Partum Doula Certification. Irene has taught childbirth classes and parenting education for many years, and combines theoretical knowledge, practical experience, compassion and wisdom in writing this up-to-date guide.

This eBook is in ePDF format, which enables you to:
  • View the entire book offline on desktop or tablet;
  • Search for and highlight text; and
  • Add and edit personal notes directly in your eBook.
More Information
Country South Africa
Edition 8
Publication date Oct 14, 2021
Language English
Author(s) Bourquin, I
Level/Grade Professional
Book Type Text Book
Brand Not applicable
Imprint Pearson South Africa
ISBN 9781485720669
Licence Perpetual licence
File type ePDF
Format Fixed layout
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