ACOG Pregnancy Book

Get Trusted Answers to Your Pregnancy Questions from Leading Ob-Gyns in the ACOG Pregnancy Book

Pregnant Woman

Your Pregnancy and Childbirth, Month to Month, Revised Sixth Edition 

Moms and mom-to-be—Find reassuring answers to your most pressing questions before, during, and after pregnancy in Your Pregnancy and Childbirth. Written by America’s top ob-gyns at the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the 6th edition is easy to understand and offers up-to-date medical guidance, beautiful illustrations, and helpful tips for a healthy pregnancy.


Answers to Your Important Pregnancy Questions

Whether you’re thinking about getting pregnant or have already received the good news, this authoritative book provides you with useful advice from ob-gyns:

  • How do I know if I’m pregnant? What are the early signs and symptoms of pregnancy?
  • Which prenatal genetic tests are best for me and my family?
  • What can I expect during pregnancy checkups with my ob-gyn?
  • What if I have morning sickness? How do I control morning sickness? When do nausea and vomiting most often occur during pregnancy?
  • Can I exercise during pregnancy? When should I begin to exercise during pregnancy? What exercises are safe during pregnancy?
  • What’s a good pregnancy diet? Should my diet change month by month? Are there foods to avoid during pregnancy? Is it safe to eat sushi during pregnancy? How much caffeine is safe during pregnancy?
  • Is it safe to color my hair during pregnancy?
  • When will I hear my baby’s heartbeat?
  • What does fetal development look like month by month? When can an ultrasound tell my baby’s sex?
  • How do the placenta and umbilical cord form during pregnancy?
  • What is preeclampsia? What are the signs and symptoms of preeclampsia?
  • What about pain relief during labor?
  • What are good exercises to do after pregnancy to help tone my “core?”
  • What about breastfeeding or bottle feeding?
  • Does bleeding during pregnancy mean I’m having a miscarriage?

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Physicians: To learn more about ACOG’s Pregnancy Book please go to our physician’s page.


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