Download PDF by John Adams: Absolute Beginner's Guide to Pregnancy

By John Adams

ISBN-10: 0768663741

ISBN-13: 9780768663747

ISBN-10: 0789732165

ISBN-13: 9780789732163

Being pregnant is an exhilarating event, however it is also choked with apprehension and nervousness, in particular for first-time mom and dad. Absolute Beginner's consultant to being pregnant eases the fear through providing you with solutions to the questions you might have, in addition to questions that you could be now not imagine to invite. in contrast to so much different books to be had at the subject, this e-book offers no-nonsense details from a clinical professional's viewpoint, written in a conversational sort that makes even the main complicated scientific terminology effortless to appreciate. Dr. John Adams covers the whole technique, from pre-pregnancy concerns like fertility and discovering the ideal medical professional, throughout the 9 months of being pregnant to postpartum care. devoted chapters deal with the original concerns that unmarried moms and dealing moms face. With Absolute Beginner's advisor to being pregnant, you'll be ready for the actual, psychological, social and fiscal adjustments to come back in this fascinating time.

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And I would introduce you to various providers in my group who might deliver you. The doctor should know her vacation schedule and more or less whether or not she will be out of town around the time of your delivery. All doctors have backups. You need to know who the backup is and have a name to call if necessary, although the hospital should also have the backup name on file for your doctor and will also place the call. 26 ABSOLUTE BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO PREGNANCY 9. Will my charts be available if you’re not the doctor?

57 Nutrition and Weight Gain . . . . . . . . 67 Exercise—It’s Not a Four-Letter Word Anymore . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79 Tests Performed during Pregnancy . . . . . 89 ii In this chapter • Identifying physical changes • Causes of some of the problems • Relieving the symptoms when possible • Dealing with emotional issues First Trimester— Mother From a physiological standpoint, many body changes occur in the first three months, most of them invisible to the naked eye.

Note Note that the uterus is rotated slightly to the right due to some anatomical changes. This leads to more compression of the right ureter, which in turn increases the dilation of the right ureter. If you were to get an infection of the kidney (although both kidneys and both sides can be affected), it’s more likely to hurt on the right side, and you’ll notice pain on the right side of your back if that happens. Also, it’s fairly common for pregnant women to have urinary tract infections (commonly known as UTIs), characterized by that burning sensation when you urinate.

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