New Essential Guide to Lesbian Conception, Pregnancy, and Birth (2nd Edition)

New Essential Guide to Lesbian Conception, Pregnancy, and Birth (2nd Edition)

The wealth of information included in this indispensable book makes The New Essential Guide to Lesbian Conception, Pregnancy, and Birth the definitive resource on childbirth for the new American family.

Author: Stephanie Brill Source: Alyson Books Origin Country: United States Publish Date: 2006 Publication City: New York, NY Languages: .Resource Type: , .Target Audiences: , , . Last Modified: 2009-08-12

The New Essential Guide to Lesbian Conception, Pregnancy, and Birth has been thoroughly updated ensuring that this book remains the best source for women embarking on this most important step. Authors Stephanie Brill, the co-founder of the nationally renowned Maia Midwifery and Preconception Services, draws upon her years of expertise in working with lesbians, single women, and all the many faces of alternative families. Brill covers the latest information in insemination and fertility technology and presents the most up-to-date information on developments in all areas of conception and pregnancy including new fertility drugs and protocols in fertility clinics, how to time for self-insemination based on age considerations, the special needs of butch women and women who are transitioning from female to male, and expanded coverage of safe-sex practices during pregnancy.

532 pages
$22.95 paper
ISBN: 9781555839406