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Expecting Better

Why the Conventional Pregnancy Wisdom Is Wrong--and What You Really Need to Know

Emily Oster

What to Expect When You're Expecting meets Freakonomics: an award-winning economist disproves standard recommendations about pregnancy to empower women while they're expecting.Pregnancy—unquestionably one of the most pro­found, meaningful experiences of adulthood—can reduce otherwise intelligent women to, well, babies. We’re told to avoid cold cuts...
Publish Date
2014-06-24T00:00:00.000Z
2014-06-24T00:00:00.000Z
Goodreads rating
4.32
ISBN
9780143125709
Recommendations
3
Recommendations
2022-03-30T15:50:39.000Z
Glad to see @ProfEmilyOster on @sarasidnerCNN's new @CNNplus show (& to learn that she's a new @CNN contributor!). Emily's book, Expecting Better, got me through my pregnancies. She's a terrific thinker & analyst with practical guidance for families.      source
2019-07-07T21:50:55.000Z
And the @ProfEmilyOster book on pregnancy is the only one I recommend.      source
2021-05-01T13:12:31.000Z
This book kept me sane though      source