The collective wisdom of more than 47,000 trusted OB-GYN experts. Completely updated fourth edition follows clinical practice guidelines from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Empowers expectant couples with essential information to make choices and discuss concerns with doctors. Speaks to women in a warm, inviting tone, but also with the authority that is the hallmark of the book and the organization. Easy-to-read format. providing women all they want to know about their pregnancy. Answers to hundreds of questions women ask OB-GYNas before, during, and after pregnancy, ranging from weight gain to postpartum.