Belly Laughs: The Naked Truth about Pregnancy and Childbirth

Oh, the joys of maternity! There's the gassiness, bowel irregularity, queasiness, and also exhaustion, the forgetfulness, crankiness, and the constant fear. Naturally, no woman is spared the discomforts as well as humiliations of pregnancy, yet many are as well respectful to whine or too embarrassed to speak about them. Not Jenny McCarthy! In the New York Times very successful Belly Laughs, actress and new mommy Jenny McCarthy reveals the plain truth regarding the tremendous happiness, the excruciating pains, and the …

Oh, the joys of maternity! There's the gassiness, bowel irregularity, queasiness, and also exhaustion, the forgetfulness, crankiness, and the constant fear. Naturally, no woman is spared the discomforts as well as humiliations of pregnancy, yet many are as well respectful to whine or too embarrassed to speak about them. Not Jenny McCarthy! In the New York Times very successful Belly Laughs, actress and new mommy Jenny McCarthy reveals the plain truth regarding the tremendous happiness, the excruciating pains, and the …

Pushed: The Painful Truth About Childbirth and Modern Maternity Care

A groundbreaking narrative investigation of childbirth in the age of machines, negligence, and also managed care, Pushed presents the full image of maternal care in America. From inside the operating area of a hospital with a 44% Cesarean price to the living room flooring of a lady that delivers with a prohibited midwife, Block exposes a system in which few ladies have an optimal experience. Pressed surveys the public health and wellness impact of regular labor inductions, C-sections, as well …

A groundbreaking narrative investigation of childbirth in the age of machines, negligence, and also managed care, Pushed presents the full image of maternal care in America. From inside the operating area of a hospital with a 44% Cesarean price to the living room flooring of a lady that delivers with a prohibited midwife, Block exposes a system in which few ladies have an optimal experience. Pressed surveys the public health and wellness impact of regular labor inductions, C-sections, as well …