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While the average expectant mother finds the Government Bulletins adequate, this small book is, of course, much more complete and should provide an answer for most of her questions. The subject matter is presented in a concise manner but nothing is slighted and the illustrations, too, are entirely suitable. There is one point that should be brought up to date, as Dr. Irving has given the old-fashioned method of diaper folding! From the title of the book the chapter on evolution and heredity was a bit unexpected, but if the reader has no previous knowledge of biology she will learn
The Expectant Mother's Handbook.. Ann Intern Med. ;6:589–590. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-6-4-589_3
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1932;6(4):589-590.
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