The Ultimate Guide to Pregnancy for Lesbians

Tips and Techniques from Conception Through Birth : how to Stay Sane and Care for Yourself

Author: Rachel Pepper
ISBN: 9781573440806

This lesbian-specific approach to pregnancy explains fertility cycles and how to select a sperm bank or donor. It introduces the reader to basics about insemination and fertility tests. As well as typical experiences during the various stages of pregnancy and the body's emotional responses and sexual needs, it covers coming out to healthcare providers and locating lesbian-friendly support systems. There is advice for the care of a newborn baby, and tips on selecting a lesbian-sensitive paediatrician.

Publisher: Cleis Press
Publish Date: 1999

Subjects: Medical / Gynecology & Obstetrics, Social Science / LGBT Studies / Lesbian Studies

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