Pregnancy and Adoption
An Unexpected Mother's Journey to Adoption in China
Paperback ISBN: 0743292979
Recounts how the author, who had previously decided against having children, accompanied a friend to China to assist the latter's adoption efforts and adopted the baby herself when the friend backed out, an unexpected choice that profoundly changed her life and eventually tested the bonds of the friendship. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.
The Infertility Cure
The Ancient Chinese Wellness Program For Getting Pregnant And Having Healthy Babies
Paperback ISBN: 0316159212
Reveals the secrets of traditional Chinese medical practices and techniques designed to provide women with an effective, natural approach to supporting their efforts to become pregnant by enhancing overall health and well-being, strengthening the reproductive organs and systems, healing specific ailments that affect fertility, and supporting Western reproductive technologies. Reprint. 35,000 first printing.
When a Child Is Born
The Natural Child Care Classic
Paperback ISBN: 0892817518
The classic guide to physical, mental, and spiritual health for mother and baby during pregnancy and childrearing . A book that helped begin the natural childcare revolution . Discusses every aspect of pregnancy and nurturing, including recommended diet and health habits for the expectant mother, common ailments during pregnancy, and preparing older siblings to have a new family member . Takes women step-by-step through the birth and nursing processes and provides advice for treating common childhood ailments and for instilling good habits in toddlers Written at a time when breast-feeding was discouraged and antibiotics were indiscriminately prescribed, When a Child Is Born helped begin the natural childcare revolution. Based on Rudolph Steiner's work, stressing that a child comes into the world with an intact soul as well as body, When a Child Is Born provides the spiritual link missing from most current books on childcare. It discusses every aspect of pregnancy and nurturing, providing all the information needed to physically and psychologically prepare for the baby's arrival. Women are taken step-by-step through the birth and nursing processes, and later chapters provide advice for naturally treating every common childhood ailment and for instilling good habits in toddlers that will lead to a lifetime of physical, mental, and spiritual health. As useful today as when it was first written, parents will find Dr. zur Lindenis practical advice and uplifting message a constant source of support.
The Conception Mandala
Creative Techniques for Inviting a Child into Your Life
Paperback ISBN: 0892813563
This practical guide shows how both men and women can participate actively and with heightened awareness in the supreme mystery of conception. The authors explore the importance of rituals and other methods of conscious conception in various spiritual traditions. They also present clear and succinct advice on the process of preparing for parenthood.
Raising Baby Green
The Earth-Friendly Guide to Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Baby Care
1st Edition Paperback ISBN: 078799622x
A comprehensive guide for environmentally conscious parents presents an Earth-friendly approach to pregnancy, childbirth, and baby care, explaining how to make smart choices regarding linens, diapers, bedding, furnishings, plants, toys, household cleaners, lotions and creams, foods, and many other products for every step in a babys development. Original.
How to Get Pregnant
Paperback ISBN: 0316066508
A revised edition of a classic guide to overcoming infertility features new information on the latest treatments as well as coverage of the antral follicle count technique, in a resource designed to help couples to make informed choices. Original.