This short audiobook is produced by the National Parenting Center and features Dr. Peter Weiss, ob-gyn specialist, and is aimed at providing the listener sound advice on managing pregnancies. Issues discussed range from the common to the rare. Dr. Weiss has a sober and kind vocal delivery and he makes his points without sentimentality or false enthusiasm. Expectant mothers will learn how to target their caloric intake, which foods are best absorbed by the pregnant body, and how to deal with complications such as diabetes, high blood pressure, and more. A brief listen, this audiobook can bring some peace of mind and a good beginning to a great pregnancy.
The experts at The National Parenting Center address a number of expectant mother topics, including nutrition and calorie intake, and sex during pregnancy. They also address issues like bleeding during the first trimester, backache, hemorrhoids, and constipation, as well as more serious medical concerns like anemia, diabetes, and high blood pressure. You'll hear advice on ectopic pregnancy and the special concerns of being 35 and pregnant.