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What are some good books to read about pregnancy? (INAPPROPRIATE KEYWORD)?

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"Mayo Clinic Guide to a Health Pregnancy: From Doctors Who Are Parents, Too" by the Pregnancy Experts at Mayo Clinic is a good choice, advises Healthline. Other picks include "The Pregnancy Countdown Book: Nine Months of Practical Tips, Useful Advice and Uncensored Truths" by Susan Magee, as well as "The Birth Book: Everything You Need to Know to Have a Safe and Satisfying Birth" by William and Martha Sears.

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Other choices are "Pregnancy Do's and Don'ts: The Smart Woman's A–Z Pocket Companion for a Safe and Sound Pregnancy" by Elisabeth Aron, and "The Pregnancy and Postpartum Workbook: Practical Skills to Help You Overcome Anxiety, Worry, Panic Attacks, Obsessions and Compulsions" by Pamela S. Wiegartz, Kevin L. Gyoerkoe and Laura J. Miller. "The Birth Partner: A Complete Guide to Childbirth for Dads, Doulas and All Other Labor Companions" by Penny Simkin offers advice for those assisting the mother-to-be, while "Pregnancy for Dummies" by Joanne Stone, Keith Eddleman and Mary Duenwald informs in plain language. These choices are all Healthline recommendations.

Top sellers from Amazon include William and Martha Sears' "The Healthy Pregnancy Book" and "Ina May's Guide to Childbirth" by midwife Ina May Gaskin. "What to Expect When You're Expecting" by Heidi Murkoff remains a top seller, although user reviews are mixed.

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