fertility awareness  pregnancy

Read Dr. Amos' eBook about pregnancy, fertility, trying to get pregnant, and the postpartum period. Everything you need to know!

CHAPTER 1: GETTING PREGNANT

  1. FERTILITY 101 - 12 LESSONS TO GET PREGNANT FAST
  2. GETTING PREGNANT: UNDERSTANDING CONCEPTION
  3. BEFORE PREGNANCY: THE PRECONCEPTION TO-DO LIST
  4. BEFORE YOU GET PREGNANT: HEALTHY PREGNANCY STARTS BEFORE YOU CONCEIVE
  5. BEST TIME FOR CONCEPTION 
  6. GETTING PREGNANT AFTER BIRTH CONTROL  
  7. GETTING PREGNANT AFTER HYSTERECTOMY
  8. GETTING PREGNANT AFTER TUBAL LIGATION
  9. GETTING PREGNANT AFTER VASECTOMY  
  10. ANOVULATION - WHY SOME WOMEN DON’T OVULATE 
  11. CHOOSING YOUR PREGNANCY HEALTH CARE PROVIDER  
  12. FALLOPIAN TUBE ISSUES (ENDOMETRIOSIS ETC)  
  13. FERTILITY MEDICATIONS (CLOMID ETC) 
  14. FOODS TO IMPROVE FERTILITY  
  15. GAY AND LESBIAN PREGNANCY  
  16. IMPACT OF A MAN'S AGE ON PREGNANCY
  17. IMPROVING HER FERTILITY  
  18. IMPROVING HIS FERTILITY  
  19. INFERTILITY TESTING  
  20. IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION (IVF)  
  21. IVF -OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES
  22. OVULATION PREDICTORS 
  23. PLANNING A PREGNANCY WITH A MEDICAL CONDITION 
  24. PRECONCEPTION COUNSELING
  25. PREGNANCY AND MENOPAUSE
  26. PREPARING FOR PREGNANCY EMOTIONALLY
  27. SEX AND GETTING PREGNANT
  28. SURROGACY AND PREGNANCY  
  29. THE BIG O - HOW DO I KNOW I AM OVULATING?
  30. TIMING PREGNANCY TO A CERTAIN MONTH 
  31. SPERM COUNT HOW AND WHY
  32. THE VERY FIRST PREGNANCY SYMPTOMS 
  33. WHAT IS THE PREGNANCY TEST ABOUT AND HOW DO YOU DO IT? 
  34. WHEN TO SEE THE INFERTILITY SPECIALIST
  35. WHEN TO TAKE A PREGNANCY TEST  
  36. WHEN YOU CAN'T GET PREGNANT - INFERTILITY
  37. WHY PRENATAL VITAMINS AND OTHER SUPPLEMENTS ARE IMPORTANT 
  38. YOUR WEIGHT COUNTS
  39. AM I PREGNANT? ALL FAQS

CHAPTER 2: LABOR & DELIVERY

  1. HOW DO YOU KNOW YOU ARE IN LABOR - SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF LABOR 
  2. ABNORMAL LABOR
  3. ANESTHESIA DURING LABOR AND DELIVERY
  4. CESAREAN SECTION 
  5. CHORIOAMNIONITIS
  6. DOULAS AND THEIR ROLE IN PREGNANCY
  7. ELECTRONIC FETAL MONITORING
  8. FETAL DEATH/STILLBIRTH
  9. INDUCTION OF LABOR
  10. OPERATIVE PROCEDURES IN PREGNANCY - FORCEPS, VACUUM, EPISIOTOMY 
  11. PLACENTA CRETA
  12. PLACENTA PREVIA
  13. POSTPARTUM HEMORRHAGE
  14. SHOULDER DYSTOCIA
  15. VAGINAL BIRTH AFTER CESAREAN SECTION - VBAC  
  16. VAGINAL DELIVERY 
  17. HOMEBIRTH - WHY NOT?

CHAPTER 3: PREGNANCY ISSUES

  1. ABDOMINAL PREGNANCY
  2. ACUTE ABDOMEN IN PREGNANCY
  3. AMNIOTIC FLUID ISSUES - TOO LITTLE, TOO MUCH  
  4. AMNIOCENTESIS AND CVS  
  5. ANATOMY ULTRASOUND IN PREGNANCY 
  6. PRENATAL TESTING
  7. ASTHMA
  8. BEAUTY TREATMENTS DURING PREGNANCY
  9. BLEEDING IN PREGNANCY 
  10. BREAST CANCER 
  11. CANCER
  12. CERVICAL INSUFFICIENCY
  13. COMMON TESTS DURING PREGNANCY
  14. CONSTIPATION AND PREGNANCY  
  15. DIABETES AND SCREENING IN PREGNANCY
  16. DIETING AND PREGNANCY  
  17. DIABETES
  18. DOWN SYNDROME AND OTHER PREGNANCY ANOMALIES  
  19. DR. AMOS PREGNANCY: 101 TTC AND PREGNANCY Q&AS
  20. ECTOPIC PREGNANCY
  21. EPILEPSY
  22. GASTROINTESTINAL DISEASE
  23. HEART DISEASE
  24. HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE AND PREGNANCY 
  25. FIRST TRIMESTER SCREENING  
  26. FOODS TO AVOID  
  27. FETAL GROWTH ISSUES  
  28. FIRST TRIMESTER MISCARRIAGE
  29. ECTOPIC PREGNANCY  
  30. EMOTIONAL CHANGES AND PREGNANCY
  31. EXERCISE IN PREGNANCY - DO'S AND DON'TS
  32. GAS AND BLOATING IN PREGNANCY
  33. HYPERTENSION IN PREGNANCY
  34. HYPEREMESIS GRAVIDARUM
  35. INFECTIONS IN PREGNANCY
  36. JUNK FOOD IN PREGNANCY  
  37. KIDNEY PROBLEMS AND PREGNANCY
  38. LEIOMYOMA FIBROID UTERUS: AN OVERVIEW
  39. LUNG, LIVER, KIDNEY DISEASE
  40. LUPUS
  41. MACROSOMIA
  42. MATERNITY CLOTHES 
  43. MISCARRIAGE
  44. MORNING SICKNESS AND PREGNANCY
  45. MOOD DISORDERS AND DEPRESSION
  46. MULTIPLE PREGNANCY - TWINS, TRIPLETS
  47. NORMAL HCG LEVELS  
  48. OBESITY AND PREGNANCY
  49. PELVIC INFLAMMATORY DISEASE - PID
  50. PLACENTA ACCRETA, INCRETA, PERCRETA  
  51. POST TERM PREGNANCY  
  52. PREGNANCY AND SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES (STD)  
  53. PREGNANCY BACK PAIN  
  54. PREGNANCY DEPRESSION  
  55. PREMATURE RUPTURE OF FETAL MEMBRANES 
  56. PRENATAL CARE - FIRST DOCTOR'S VISIT
  57. PRETERM LABOR
  58. PSYCHIATRIC CONDITIONS
  59. RHESUS DISEASE AND ISOIMMUNIZATION
  60. SECOND TRIMESTER MISCARRIAGE 
  61. SEIZURE DISORDER
  62. SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES
  63. SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION
  64. SLEEP DURING PREGNANCY
  65. STRESS RELIEF IN PREGNANCY  
  66. SUPERFECUNDATION
  67. SUPERFETATION
  68. TERATOGEN EXPOSURE - IS THIS SAFE
  69. THROMBOCYTOPENIA
  70. THROMBOEMBOLISM - VENOUS
  71. TRANSGENDER PREGNANCY
  72. TROPHOBLASTIC DISEASE
  73. THYROID DISEASE
  74. ULTRASOUND AND PREGNANCY
  75. YOUR FITNESS DURING AND AFTER PREGNANCY  
  76. YOUR PREGNANCY TO-DO CHECKLIST 
  77. TAKING CARE OF YOUR TEETH DURING PREGNANCY  
  78. URINARY TRACT INFECTION - UTI
  79. VIRAL DISEASES
  80. VULVOVAGINITIS
  81. TESTS DONE LATER IN PREGNANCY  
  82. YOUR SKIN AND PREGNANCY 
  83. THE QUAD SCREEN TEST  
  84. TRAVELING IN PREGNANCY

CHAPTER 4: POSTPARTUM

  1. ALL ABOUT BREASTFEEDING
  2. BREASTFEEDING BASICS FOR MOM  
  3. BREAST IMPLANTS IN PREGNANCY AND BREASTFEEDING
  4. BABY AND NEWBORN "HOW TO"
  5. CONTRACEPTION 
  6. HAIR LOSS AFTER PREGNANCY  
  7. LOSING BABY FAT QUICKLY 
  8. URINARY INCONTINENCE
  9. RECTOCELE
  10. CYSTOCELE