Written for parents and caregivers as a guide to the most important dance in every baby's life: The Partnership Dance. Each baby's future rests on the how well this dance is accomplished. The book presents simple steps for care and respect, steps which get your relationship off to the best of starts. The information will assi... read more
From pregnancy and baby care expert Dr. Miriam Stoppard, a guide to every magical stage of your pregnancy, from pre-conceptual planning to the first days of life. Packed with reassuring, fully updated advice on antenatal care, nutrition, exercise, and your choices in childbirth
The bestselling guide that has been described as every pregnant woman
Co-Creation, the fourth book and centrepiece of the Series, paints a dramatic living image of the creation of the Universe and humanity's place in this creation, making this primordial mystery relevant to our everyday living today. Deeply metaphysical yet at the same time down-to-Earth practical, this poetic heart-felt volume... read more
The beloved classic bestseller updated for the 21st century using state- of- the- art photography to show the miracle of birth.First published nearly forty years ago, A Child is Born broke astonishing new ground, offering an unprecedented glimpse of life inside the womb. This completely new fourth edition brings revolutionary... read more
An irresistible collection of prayers/blessings and rhymes, complete with a free CD of instrumental classical lullaby music to use to soothe baby to sleep. With Alex Ayliffe
A quick guide to a fit and positive pregnancy.From parenting guru Dr Miriam Stoppard, everything you need to know to have a successful pregnancy, birth and healthy baby. The emphasis throughout is on maintaining your own and your baby's health, preparing yourself for labour, birth and the care of your baby afterwards. Divided... read more
This gift book is filled with wonderful advice, wisdom, and beautiful illustrations. The author, a practicing OB/GYN, gives women practical advice on how to have a healthy pregnancy and baby, naturally. With proper pre-conception, prenatal care, and attention, there is little reason why women cannot deliver healthy babies. Th... read more
Oh, the joys of pregnancy! There's the gasiness, constipation, queasiness, and exhaustion; the forgetfulness, crankiness, and the constant worry. Of course, no woman is spared these discomforts and humiliations, but most are too polite to complain or too embarrassed to talk about them. Not Jenny McCarthy! In Belly Laughs, the... read more
A complete guide to preconception health care for prospective parents who want to give their children the best possible start in life. Detoxify your body, improve your diet, clean up your environment and reduce stress, and your chance of having a really healthy baby will be much improved.
In birth skills, obstetric phiysiotherapist and Australia's leading expert in advanced labour pain-management, Juju Sundin shares the techniques she has pioneered over her 30 year career. Sarah Murdoch her most well known client shares the journey of her own
Parents from around the world speak honestly about their experiences of assisted conception, pregnancy, birth, sex, relationships and raising children. Woven between the stories are insights and tips, as well as evidence-based information and recommended further reading.
After 18 months of trying to get pregnant without success, Genevieve Morton was told over and over to just relax! But she couldn't.
She scoured fertility books hoping one would make her feel better about herself or at least less alone. But they made her feel worse. Sure, they all told her how to pinpoint ovulation and a... read more
While countless breastfeeding guides crowd bookshelves, not one of them speaks to women with anything approaching bestselling author Fiona Giles's level of intimacy and vitality. In Fresh Milk, through a provocative collection of stories, memories, and personal accounts, Giles uncovers the myths and truths of the lactating br... read more
A book full of practical information on choosing the best type of birth experience for you and your baby and what to do in the final 8 weeks to prepare. Full of humour and encouraging birth stories, every mother-to-be will find it invaluable.
Emma Mahony, humorous Times columnist whose Double Trouble stories abou... read more
In the past two decades, men have gone from being excluded from the delivery room to being admitted, then invited, and, finally, expected to participate actively in the birth of their children. No longer mere observers, fathers attend baby showers, go to birthing classes, and share in the intimate, everyday details of their p... read more
The months leading up to a baby's arrival are filled with anticipation and exitement, but are also the time when preparations need to be made. Where will the baby sleep? Which nappies are best? What clothes will the baby wear? What sort of bath is needed? What about feeding equipment? For parents-to-be, the questions can se... read more
It has revolutionised the way many medical professionals view birthing, and will now do the same for the tens of thousands of women who give birth each year. A major breakthrough in the agonies of childbirth, it will be widely featured in the national press and media. It has already been praised in "Time" magazine and "Sunday... read more
This book provides advice and guidance on how to fall in love with your baby before birth, from parenting guru, Dr Miriam Stoppard.Building that special relationship with your baby starts before birth. Forming a close, early bond can make a real difference to your baby's wellbeing, your feelings as a parent and in creating a ... read more