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The Disabled Woman's Guide to Pregnancy and Birth: Reviews

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A good pregnancy book for moms with disabilties

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Pros: written just for disabled women, orgqanized well, many references

Cons: didn't talk much about breastfeeding, no section on ostomies

I bought "The Disabled Woman's Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth" on Amazon.com in the used book section.  I was trying to find a book for people with disabilities who have been pregnant.  My gyno suggested this book to me and said that there was lots of useful information in it.  It was a great price, so I had to buy it.   This book is written by Judith Rogers, a woman who help start Through The Looking Glass, an organization for disabled parents.  The book's first section is about different disabilities and women who have them that are mentioned in the book.  For example, a lady name Carolynn has cerebral palsy and talks about how her pregnancy was...
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