Early: An Intimate History of Premature Birth and What It Teaches Us About Being Human
Inspired by Sarah DiGregorio’s harrowing experience giving birth to her premature daughter, Early is a compelling and empathetic blend of memoir and rigorous reporting that tells the story of neonatology – and explores the questions raised by premature birth.
‘Early is a definitive history of neonatology, written with urgency and clarity, beauty and compassion....more
I can't remember where I got an e-galley (I can't find it on my shelves in edelweiss or Netgalley) but I will update if I figure it ...more
A fascinating, can't stop turning the pages account of how we've handled premature birth in the past, ...more
Although I enjoyed it, I’d be hesitant to recommend unless it’s a population or topic you are particularly interested in. However, it’s a really remarkable book on prematurity and neonatology. Gave such beautiful language to the incredible little world I’m so fortunate get to call “work” during the week.