From the Back Cover
Having a baby is one of nature's true blessings and miracles. And yet when it comes to getting the facts about pregnancy, it becomes complicated. What you want to have at your fingertips is the most accurate, accessible, up-to-date pregnancy health information available. And now you do.
Healthy Mom, Healthy Baby is a no-nonsense, fact-based guide that empowers every mom-to-be. The choices you make, starting now, can have a major impact on your pregnancy and your baby's health. No matter where you start, these clear explanations, research-based advice, and smart recommendations from a leading expert will provide everything you need to know to have a smooth, energetic, joyful pregnancy.
Brought to you by the nation's most trusted source on pregnancy, the March of Dimes, which has devoted billions to support scientific research and discover the best health practices for babies and moms, Healthy Mom, Health Baby is the essential guide for any mom-to-be.
About the Author
Siobhan Dolan, M.D., M.P.H., medical advisor to the March of Dimes, is an associate professor in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and an attending physician in the Division of Reproductive Genetics at Montefiore Medical Center, the University Hospital for Einstein, in New York City. Board certified in both OB-GYN and clinical genetics, Dr. Dolan is a graduate of Brown University and Harvard Medical School. She trained in OB-GYN at the New York Hospital–Cornell Medical Center and Yale–New Haven Hospital, did her genetics training at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and holds a master's degree in public health from Columbia University. The mother of three teenagers, she lives with her family in Westchester County, New York.
Alice Lesch Kelly is a book collaborator and magazine writer specializing in women's health. She has coauthored seven consumer health books, and her feature articles have appeared in more than 50 magazines and newspapers, including Conceive, Good Housekeeping, and Fit Pregnancy, for which she is a contributing writer. She lives in the Boston area with her family.