Over the past 18 years, Dr Rana Conway (PhD, RPH Nutr) has established herself as an expert in nutrition for pregnancy and childhood. She has carried out nutrition research at leading universities and her work with pregnant women earned her a PhD in 1997. Rana has also lectured on a wide range of undergraduate courses and has taught nutrition to medical students, midwives and trainee dietitians. As well as writing books and research papers, Rana is the nutrition expert for Practical Parenting & Pregnancy magazine and writes for the NCT. She is well known to Australians as the author of What to Eat When You’re Pregnant, Meals without Tears, and Your Baby’s First Year Month by Month. She lives in London with her husband and their three children.