Becoming a Father

Becoming a Father

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Description

If it's your first time and you're not quite sure what to expect, or you've had children already but would welcome some extra tips, then this is the book for you. A new baby affects all areas of your life, therefore helpful advice is given on your role, medical and health issues, career and financial responsibility, the birth itself and even sex during pregnancy. Find yourself completely equipped to deal with this most amazing and special time.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 273 pages
  • 203 x 234mm
  • DAVID & CHARLES
  • Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
  • 20 illustrations, 2-colour illustrations throughout
  • 0715323180
  • 9780715323182

Table of contents

Introduction; The new world of fatherhood; Conception and pregnancy; Riding the pregnancy roller coaster; Doctors and medical tests; Your suddenly expanding family; Common fears; The economics of having a baby; Long-term financial issues; Job, work, career; Health: yours, hers and the baby's; Sex during pregnancy; Making sound decisions; Preparing your home and car; Birth coach; The big day arrives; Labour and delivery; Real-life birth scenarios; The immediate aftermath; Baby comes home; What's ahead for you and your family; Indexshow more