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The M Word: Everything You Need to Know About the Menopause

February 2020

The menopause does not have to mean the end of your libido, of sex, of work, or of feeling like who you used to be. The M Word is a complete one-stop guide to the peri-menopause and menopause, covering everything from understanding symptoms to managing relationships to which treatments really work. Discussing HRT as well as self-help and lifestyle tips, this book will be your companion through the years before, during and after the menopause.

Topics covered include:

  • Hot flushes and other physical symptoms

  • Psychological symptoms

  • Sex, libido and contraception

  • HRT and other treatments

  • Lifestyle changes

  • Health after the menopause

  • And much more!

Written in a positive, uplifting and light-hearted style, with plenty of quotes from real women, this book shows you how to not just survive, but thrive through the menopause, letting you remain you.

 

The First Five Years – Dr Philippa Kaye, White Ladder Press

July 2015

Why do toddlers throw food on the floor again and again so that they can watch you pick it up? 

 

What's the best way to help a child learn to walk? 

 

When does a child understand the word 'no'?

 

Babies and toddlers are fascinating and changing all the time. Each month brings with it a breakthrough in new skills and abilities. Each chapter explores the developmental areas for each age band, checklists for development and ways to stimulate these skills. There are suggested activities for each topic as well as strategies to deal with common difficult questions, behaviours and concerns.

Baby & Child Health: Everything you need to know – Dr Philippa Kaye

Dorling Kindersley, March 2012

Some new parents feel daunted by huge baby and childcare tomes. Baby & Child Health: Everything You Need to Know delivers just the right amount of information in crystal-clear detail; how to recognise, diagnose and treat over 150 ailments that can affect children from birth to 10 years.

Clear photographs and step-by-step practical instructions show you first aid and ways to alleviate symptoms and symptom charts with "yes/no" answers make it easy for you to find out what might be wrong and when to seek medical help. Plus, a useful guide to what you should be keeping in the medicine cabinet.

 
 

Pregnancy Week by Week – Dr Philippa Kaye, Vermilion

August 2010

Your Pregnancy Week by Week tells you everything you need to know about your pregnancy. On a week-by-week basis, you can learn how your baby is developing, how and why your body is changing and what you can do to ensure a smooth and comfortable pregnancy, every step of the way.

With clear, authoritative advice that demystifies complex medical jargon, this indispensable guide takes you through each stage of pregnancy, addressing common concerns and questions to ensure a healthy start for your baby.

 

Coping with Diabetes in Childhood and Adolescence
Dr Philippa Kaye, Sheldon Press Feb 2008

Diabetes is one of the commonest chronic conditions of childhood, and is on the increase. This book aims to help families through the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes and is aimed at parents, and teenagers who want to know more about their condition.

 

The Fertility Handbook - Dr Philippa Kaye
Sheldon Press Sep 2007

Infertility affects 15 percent of couples trying for their first baby. The aim of this book is to explain the causes, tests and treatments for infertility, and to give couples a clear understanding of the processes that they will go through, covering topics such as conception, causes of infertility, when to ask for help, tests and treatments and the psychological aspects of infertility treatment.Infertility affects 15 percent of couples trying for their first baby. The aim of this book is to explain the causes, tests and treatments for infertility, and to give couples a clear understanding of the processes that they will go through, covering topics such as conception, causes of infertility, when to ask for help, tests and treatments and the psychological aspects of infertility treatment. 

 

The Pregnancy Book – Dr Maggie Blott (Editor),  Dorling Kindersley
July 2009

A comprehensive, day by day book covering all aspects of pregnancy, from foetal development to maternal changes, including delivery and the first few weeks of motherhood.

 

Mother & Baby: Baby Milestones,
March 2016

Contributor to the Mother & Baby: Baby Milestones Book - Mother & Baby is the UK's number one Pregnancy, Baby and Toddler magazine; in this book a wide range of experts discuss your baby's development in the first year of life.

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