Pregnancy Encyclopedia

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About Pregnancy Encyclopedia

The Pregnancy Encyclopedia is an engaging and accessible question-and-answer guide to some of the most commonly asked questions about pregnancy, packed with full-color photographs and illustrations and adapted for Canada by Dr. Beth Cruickshank.

The Pregnancy Encyclopedia has answers to all your questions-including the ones you haven't even thought of yet. Top experts in the field offer encyclopedic coverage of the topics relating to pregnancy and birth, from fertility and family planning to nutrition and exercise to lifestyle changes, planning for the future, and more. In all, this comprehensive guide covers more than 300 topics of interest to expecting mothers and their partners.

The Pregnancy Encyclopedia is the only book that uses an engaging Q&A style with accompanying full-color photographs, illustrations, and infographics to help you understand what's going on with your baby, your partner, and yourself.

About the Contributor

Canadian Consultant Editor:
Dr. Beth Cruickshank is an obstetrician and gynaecologist working at the Credit Valley Hospital in Mississauga, and the Humber River Hospital and Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto. She received her medical degree from Queen's University in Kingston and completed a fellowship in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Toronto, where she now works as a Medical Student Supervisor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. She has worked with hospitals and health clinics in Africa, and founded and co-chaired a program to provide medical student volunteers to a health clinic in Kenya. Dr. Cruickshank is a member of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada.