Not Broken is a comprehensive, evidence-based but easy-to-read guide for anyone who wants to understand all aspects of miscarriage and recurrent pregnancy loss. Whether you are a patient struggling with miscarriages or a medical provider caring for patients with recurrent pregnancy loss, you will learn something from this resource. Dr. Shahine explains not only a typical Western medicine approach to evaluation and treatment for miscarriage but also includes Eastern approaches to care, lifestyle factors that will decrease your risk of miscarriage, and the emotional impact of recurrent pregnancy loss. You will finish this book feeling more empowered to be an advocate for your care and more hopeful than ever to continue towards your family goals. "I have one word to describe this fabulous book: FINALLY. Women with recurrent pregnancy loss have been needing this book for years." - Dr. Alice Domar, associate professor of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology at Harvard Medical School and author of Conquering Infertility and Finding Calm for the Expectant Mom.
About the Author
Lora Shahine, MD, FACOG, is the director of the Recurrent Pregnancy Loss Program at Pacific NW Fertility in Seattle, WA. She is committed to increasing awareness and furthering research in infertility and miscarriage as a clinical instructor at the University of Washington, as a contributor to Huffington Post and other blogs, and by publishing academic research on women's health.