Focusing on antenatal care, this guide to the health checks and medical care that you need during your pregnancy includes information on routine tests and screening as well as advice on childbirth classes and the birthing options available to you. It offers advice on potential complications and their symptoms.
Dr. Miriam Stoppard is the UK's best-known expert on pregnancy and birth and a doctor and fellow of the Royal College of Physicians. A popular medical writer, broadcaster and newspaper advice columnist, she is trusted by millions of mums and dads for her clear, accessible advice. She was recently awarded an OBE.