• Made me feel so much more prepared for pregnancy than other books do. Rational, even, gives you the FACTS and lets you make decisions that make sense for you! Must-read. Aug 13, 2014

  • A great book for a woman who wants to make educated decisions on the risks during pregnancy. Now you finally have answers as to why we 'can't' eat sushi or shouldn't drink coffee. It felt so good being able to make an educated decision thanks to Emily's straightforward, easy to digest, approach to statistical data. Jun 04, 2014

  • This is an excellent, well-informed, easy to follow book full of actual research - unlike many of the blanket statements about what you "should" or "should not" do while pregnant. HIGHLY recommend! Apr 29, 2014

  • Interesting take on conventional pregnancy wisdom. Mar 01, 2014

    • Elana P.
    • United States of America

    Great book. Offers rational, analytical advice without the hysteria present in so many other pregnancy books. Feb 13, 2014

  • Love this look at the mess of information and "studies" that dictate our choices. Great "Other side" to the stories. Feb 12, 2014

    • Julia S.
    • United States of America

    The thinking woman's guide to pregnancy! This book made me feel so much more confident in making decisions - and explaining them to in-laws, co-workers, etc. Jan 29, 2014

  • Although I won't follow all of the "allowable" recommendations of this book, I found it extremely helpful to get solid numbers and facts regarding all of the pregnancy do's and don't's Jan 21, 2014

  • Takes the myth out of pregnancy by providing you with all the raw data doctors use to provide recommendations. Treats pregnant women like adults by letting us come to our own educated decisions. Dec 18, 2013