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What do you say when you're pregnant and they tell you 'There's a pair in there?''Heeeeeeelp!'When these two women discovered they were having twins, both had the same thought once they recovered from the shock: buy a book that explains what to expect in order to get organised and to prepare emotionally and physically for the anticipated upheaval to their lives. When they couldn't find such a text, they decided to write it themselves. Based on their own and other twin parents' experiences of pregnancy, birth and twin toddlers, Katrina and Louise offer sound practical advice that is backed up by medical practitioners and health professionals where relevant. Detailed information with user-friendly explanations of medical jargon is peppered with amusing and moving stories of catastrophe, chaos and coping. There are at-a-glance hints and tips at the end of each chapter and easy-reference tables of information throughout.The number of multiple births is rapidly increasing due to IVF and the older age range of new mothers. More people are having twins than ever before. This is the book they have to have.
Because of their active roles in the main support network for twin parents (AMBA), Louise and Katrina were aware of the need for a book which provided information on the workload and emotional turmoil experienced when parenting twins and which gave advice on how to cope.Louise Ryan has worked in the book trade for over fourteen years. She is the mother of 3-year-old non-identical twins, Camille and Celeste, conceived through the IVF program. As well as working full-time she is a Committee Member, Ante-Natal Coordinator and Librarian for the South Eastern Multiple Birth Association (SEMBA), hosting regular ante-natal information nights. Katrina Bowman is the mother of Charlotte and Ella, identical 2-year-old twins. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and over ten years experience in the Public Relations industry where she is currently working part-time. Katrina is a Committee Member and Social Secretary for SEMBA, where she organises a full program of social even