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Nurturing the Unborn Child

by Thomas Verny Pamela Weintraub

Pregnancy can be a tense time for a mother and her partner, but Dr. Thomas Verny and Pamela Weintraub have outlined ways for parents to communicate with their child in order to relieve stress and create a lasting bond. NURTURING THE UNBORN CHILD diagrams a nine-month program involving such exercises as massage, music and dance to stimulate the relationship between parents and child. Through these techniques parents can learn how to analyze their fears during pregnancy and create ways to alleviate them permanently. NURTURNING THE UNBORN CHILD is an essential guide to learning how to communicate with and stimulate your baby before it commences its journey to the outside world.

The Secret Life of the Unborn Child: How You Can Prepare Your Baby for a Happy, Healthy Life

by Thomas Verny John Kelly

Using studies and personal experience, Verny discusses prenatal emotional development, awareness of sound, and evidence of cognitive ability.

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