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Pre-Pregnancy books...? Any recommendations?

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BlingLovin Wed 27-Aug-08 14:30:53

DP and I want to start trying for kids within next few months - hence my sudden obsession with MN! We're starting entirely from scratch and before I even start talking to friends and family, would like to educate myself at least a bit. Can anyone recommend some generic "getting pregnant" books? I did a quick amazon search and was seriously overwhelmed by the sheer volume of options out there.

yellowflowers Wed 27-Aug-08 14:33:24

I recommend the Zita West book, though it does get a bit alternative at times

BlingLovin Wed 27-Aug-08 14:39:38

Thanks Yellowflowers. Which one though? There seem to be a zillion? Are they all more or less the same book?

SpangleMaker Wed 27-Aug-08 14:41:17

Taking Charge of Your Fertility by Toni Welscher is a well written and informative guide to 'the science bit' with plenty of good advice. She is more objective and less evangelical than many other writers.

Pinkjenny Wed 27-Aug-08 14:41:42

Getting Pregnant by Zita West.

BlingLovin Wed 27-Aug-08 15:12:18

Thanks! I'll look at both of these.

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