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British Medical Association: A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia

The essential reference to over 7,000 medical terms including symptoms, diseases, drugs, and treatments
This new, revised edition of the BMA’s bestselling and definitive medical reference guide brings authoritative and up-to-date medical knowledge into your home. Stay up-to-date with medical advances and advice; from new developments in travel immunizations to the most recent guidelines for antenatal...

British Medical Association:When Your Child is ill

A Home Guide for Parents
Bernard Valman
From asthma to chicken pox, learn to look after your little people with this at home guide for parents, covering childhood diseases and disorders. Comprehensive question-and-answer charts help you make informed decisions about your child’s health, giving you the confidence to know when to visit a...

Five Lessons I Didn't Learn From Breast Cancer

(And One Big One I Did)
Shrelley Lewis
This cancer survivor’s book does not promote cancer as a spiritual gift. This is not a book filled with ‘Look on the bright side’ advice, Lewis says. This is . . . for women who don’t have and don’t want a spiritual makeover after breast cancer . . . and don’t expect breast cancer to fix what’s wrong...

Visiting the Doctor Help your child through a new experience

Turn a new experience into a fun activity for you and your toddler with this step-by-step guide
Are you off to see the doctor? Have you got first time nerves? Read the book together and find out what to expect. Watch toddler Sarah as she goes to the surgery with her teddy. See how the doctor can tell they are fit and healthy as they get their heart checked through a stethoscope. Boom, Boom! Lots...

Time to Eat Up

2 - 3 years
Turn breakfast, lunch and dinner into happy times for you and your toddler with this step-by-step guide. Read the book together and discover how we all need food for energy and to keep us healthy too. Learn what goes into favourite foods like pizza and why eating is fun, copy the toddler as she eats...

Fertility & Conception The complete guide to getting pregnant

Expert advice from Harley Street specialist, Zita West.
Whether you’re trying to conceive for the first time, or want to understand how to get the most out of fertility treatments such as IVF, Zita West guides you through your options and explains how to maximise your chances of a healthy, happy, successful pregnancy. Features a combination of diet, gentle...

Healthy Pregnancy

Breaks down the subject of pregnancy into 101 easy-to-understand points
From pre-conception to birth, this guide gives you 101 handy hints and tips for a healthy pregnancy. Answering questions on every stage of your pregnancy, and giving valuable pointers as to what to expect and common concerns, this is the perfect go-anywhere guide for all mums to be. Expert advice...

Conception & Pregnancy over 35

From planning a family to enjoying your pregnancy and adjusting to motherhood, a guide that's designed to answer all your questions about having a baby over the age of 35
Find a wealth of practical advice and reassurance in this essential guide to conception and pregnancy for over 35 year olds. Discover detailed information on antenatal care and tests, labour, birth and the options for pain relief, as well as sound advice on making the most of motherhood and adjusting...

Babycare Before Birth

From preconception to pregnancy and postnatal care, fertility expert and midwife Zita West takes you through this special time suggesting safe and natural ways to enhance your pregnancy experience. Discover how what is best for your baby's health and development can have corresponding benefits for you....

Pregnancy Questions & Answers

n ultrasound harm the baby? Which type of pain relief is best for me? How will I feel after the baby is born?
Whether you are already pregnant or planning a baby, you’ll have many questions to ask. Imagine having an obstetrician and a midwife constantly available to tell you everything you need to know – now you can. You'll get reassurance every step of the way, with practical answers on every aspect of...

Plan to get Pregnant

10 steps to maximum fertility – a personal consultation with fertility expert Zita West
Are you trying to get pregnant or having trouble conceiving? This ten-step guide is your personal consultation with fertility expert Zita West. It will answer your questions on everything from foods to boosting fertility and IVF options, to keeping the spark in your sex life as you try for a baby....

Conception, Pregnancy and Birth The Childbirth Bible for Today's Parents

New edition of the UK's bestselling pregnancy guide, from expert Dr Miriam Stoppard
If you’re pregnant and want trusted advice, have all your questions answered by top parenting expert Dr Miriam Stoppard – Britain's most popular and trusted childbirth specialist. From a month-by-month development guide, to the latest on fertility, antenatal testing, diagnostic procedure, labour choices...

Ask a Midwife

All your pregnancy and birth questions answered by experienced midwives. Answers to 1,000 real-life, sensitive and even embarassing questions.
What’s best to eat during pregnancy? How many minutes apart should my contractions be? What’s a great tip for a good night’s sleep? When it comes to dispensing care, advice and friendly reassurance during pregnancy and labour, midwives are the health professionals mothers want to turn to. Find...

The Day-by-Day Pregnancy Book

Comprehensive advice from a team of experts and amazing images every single day
No other pregnancy book provides this level of detail, allied with such extraordinary photographs, 3D scans and illustrations which reveal in unprecedented clarity exactly what is happening to you and your baby every single day. From early foetal development to how your hormones prepare you for birth,...

First Time Parents

helps you to find out what it’s really like to have a baby and how to adapt to becoming a family. Fully updated, this book is perfect for telling you what to expect when you are pregnant and how to enjoy the first amazing year.
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