A comprehensive Guide to a healthy Pregnancy, Delivery and How to deal with complications (ebook)

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So you have just got pregnant and you want to keep it to yourself, your  husband and your doctor but are not sure about pregnancy complications or just want a simple guide to a health delivery? This ebook provides a comprehensive analysis to all that you may need to know from the first day of pregnancy to post pregnancy. The 611 pages ebook  can serve as a good reference to new mothers. (If you are looking for best maternity hospitals in Kenya, kindly check this page).

Part 1: Pregnancy, childbirth and your newborn baby

  • Introduction Preparing to have a baby
  • Before pregnancy: Giving baby the best
  • Nutrition: Make every bite count
  • Exercise: Pace it for pregnancy
  • Lifestyle: Living for two
  • Medications: Take with care
  • Work: Plan ahead
  • Pregnancy timing: Does age matter?

Chapter of the ebook

  • Chapter 1 Month 1: Weeks 1 to 4
  • Chapter 2 Month 2: Weeks 5 to 8
  • Chapter 3 Month 3: Weeks 9 to 12
  • Chapter 4 Month 4: Weeks 13 to 16
  • Chapter 5 Month 5: Weeks 17 to 20
  • Chapter 6 Month 6: Weeks 21 to 24
  • Chapter 7 Month 7: Weeks 25 to 28
  • Chapter 8 Month 8: Weeks 29 to 32
  • Chapter 9 Month 9: Weeks 33 to 36
  • Chapter 10 Month 10: Weeks 37 to 40
baby development

Baby development/Photo

Chapter 11 Labor and childbirth

  • Making those final preparations
  • How your body prepares for labor
  • Is it time to go to the hospital?
  • The stages of labor and childbirth
  • What you can do as the labor coach

Chapter 12 Caesarean birth

  • Why a Caesarean birth might be necessary
  • Risks of Caesarean birth
  • Managing anxiety about Caesarean birth
  • What you can expect during a Caesarean birth
  • Recovery from Caesarean birth
  • Post-Caesarean restrictions
  • Possible post-Caesarean complications

Chapter 13 Your newborn

  • Your baby’s appearance
  • Initial health care for the newborn
  • Common newborn problems
  • The premature newborn
After pregnancy, taking care of your new born baby

After pregnancy, taking care of your new born baby/Photo

Chapter 14 Taking your baby home

  • Your baby’s world
  • Baby-care basics
  • Bringing home babies: Twins or more

Chapter 15 Postpartum care for moms

  • Breast care
  • Healing from an episiotomy or tear
  • Fatigue
  • Bowel and urination problems
  • Afterpains
  • Other postpartum changes
  • Weight loss
  • The postpartum checkup
  • Emotional and lifestyle changes

Part 2: Decision guides for pregnancy, childbirth and parenthood

  • Understanding genetic carrier screening for prospective parents
  • Choosing your health care provider for pregnancy
  • Understanding prenatal testing
  • Trying again after a pregnancy loss
  • Managing travel during pregnancy
  • Understanding pain relief choices in childbirth
  • Considering vaginal birth after Caesarean birth
  • Exploring elective Caesarean birth
  • Considering circumcision for your son
  • Choosing your baby’s health care provider
  • The breast or the bottle?
  • Contraceptive choices after delivery
  • Returning to work
  • Thinking about when to have another child

Part 3: Pregnancy reference guide

Alphabetical listing of the common concerns and questions of pregnancy, including self-care tips and advice on when to seek medical help

Part 4: Complications of pregnancy and childbirth: Maternal health problems and pregnancy

  • Asthma
  • Cancer
  • High blood pressure
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Epilepsy
  • Gallstones
  • Heart disease
  • Hepatitis B
  • Herpes
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immune thrombocytopenic purpura
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Lupus erythematosus
  • Phenylketonuria
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Sickle cell disease
  • Uterine fibroids

Problems during pregnancy

  • Preterm labor
  • Pregnancy loss
  • Depression
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Hyperemesis gravidarum
  • Intrauterine growth restriction
  • Iron deficiency anemia
  • Placental abruption
  • Placenta previa
  • Preeclampsia
  • Rhesus factor incompatibility

Infections during pregnancy

  • Chickenpox
  • Cytomegalovirus
  • Fifth disease
  • Group B streptococcus
  • Listeriosis
  • German measles (rubella)
  • Toxoplasmosis

Problems of labor and childbirth

  • Labor that fails to start
  • Labor that fails to progress
  • Assisted birth
  • Complications with the baby
  • Fetal intolerance of labor

Postpartum conditions

  • Deep vein thrombophlebitis
  • Endometritis
  • Mastitis
  • Post-Caesarean wound infection
  • Postpartum bleeding
  • Postpartum depression
  • Urinary tract infection

eBook Details and how to get it

  1. Audience: Best pregnancy ebook for new mothers (First Time mothers)
  2. Number of pages: 611
  3. Size: 3.1 mbs
  4. Format Delivered: PDF
  5. Payment methods available online: Mpesa paybill, Airtel Money, Bank Account e.t.c
  6. Time of Delivery: Once you make payment, the ebook will automatically be sent to your email in pdf. Use your email as password to open it.

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