Is this the right book for me? Yoga for Pregnancy and Birth offers you and your birth partner an effective and uniquely holistic guide to maximising your health and wellbeing throughout pregnancy and beyond. Use the principles of yoga to give you a deeper insight into the process of pregnancy and follow our simple exercises to create a yoga and breathing program that works uniquely for you. The free CD guides you through breathing exercises to help control labour pains and offers handy advice for postnatal recovery. Read it straight through or dip in and out, and get more information on teachyourself.com - however you like to learn, you'll soon have the skills to approach your labour with confidence. Learn effortlessly with an easy-to-read page design and interactive features: Not got much time? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. Author insights Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. Test yourself Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. Extend your knowledge Extra online articles to give you a richer understanding of how yoga can aid in your pregnancy and your baby's birth. Five things to remember Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. Try this Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.
Uma Dinsmore-Tuli is a yoga therapist, writer, lecturer and trainer who has been practising yoga since she was four years old and teaching it since 1994. She has twelve years of experience in teaching yoga to pregnant women, creating resources about yoga for mothers, training pregnancy yoga teachers and establishing programmes for pregnancy yoga in two major London hospitals