Everything You Need to Know to Have a Healthy Twin Pregnancy

From pregnancy through labor and delivery… a doctor’s step-by-step guide for parents of twins, triplets, quads, and more!

By Gila Leiter, MD with Rachel Kranz

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Twins…triplets…quads…finally! The book that answers all your questions about multiple birth–written by a doctor who is a mother of twins herself

Over ten years ago when Dr. Gila Leiter, herself an OB/GYN,was pregnant with twins, the book she desperately needed wasn’tavailable. Now it is: Everything You Need to Know to Have a Healthy Twin Pregnancy. Taking you step-by-step through the processes of pregnancy and birth, Dr. Leiter shares her professional and personal expertise, providing answers to all your questions, plus practical know-how, psychological support, and extensive resources for this most joyous–and overwhelming–experience, whether you’re having two babies…or four! Learn:

-The latest in fertility treatments and reproductive technology,and the probable outcome
-What to expect, trimester by trimester
-Concrete suggestions for working through your hopes, fears, and fantasies
-Who should seek genetic counseling
-How to avoid preterm labor and premature delivery–and what to do if it’s unavoidable
-Recommended vitamins and minerals–plus do’s and don’ts
-All about medications: what you can take, can’t take, must take
-What you should know if you’re going to have a C-section
-Specific ideas for nurturing yourself and reducing stress
-The birthing process and what to expect in the delivery room
-Twelve questions to ask the doctor you’re considering choosing for your pediatrician
-What it’s like to bring babies home–and what you’ll needto manage your new family
-And much more

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