When You're Expecting Twins, Triplets, or Quads: Proven Guidelines for a Healthy Multiple Pregnancy
A Clinically Proven Program for Women Pregnant with Multiples
Completely Updated, with 50 Recipes for Optimal Birth Weight
You're expecting more than one baby? Congratulations! In When You're Expecting Twins, Triplets, or Quads, Dr. Barbara Luke's practical, nutrition-based program has been proven to lower complications, resulting in much healthier babies. This revision of...more
Every other book I've read had like a chapter, if that, dedicated to twin/multiple pregnancies and the information was not thorough whatsoever. This book gave clear, precise information about milestones and goals during a multiple pregnancy and I must say that it really made me feel empowered! The authors are medical experts in the specific field of multiples so it made me very happy to get advice and guided learning from peopl ...more
I didn't read the last two-thirds of the book yet as it focuses on what to expect when you bring your babies home. Mentally, I ...more
Maybe I'll come back to it and try again, this time taking everything with a grain of salt. I started reading it right after I found out my surro pregnancy is a twins and it really stressed me out.
*several months later*
What I appreciated was the data. Studies have shown that following their recommendations for diet will give the babies a better chance. Lots of protein. Lots of dairy. Etc. This was helpful. My doctor is not treating me any different from a singleton pregnancy, and while I appreciate that in man ...more
Can't wait to meet our twins!!!