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Ina May's Guide to Breastfeeding

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Breastfeeding is natural, but it is not entirely instinctive for either mothers or babies. The Nursing Motherand#8217;s Companion has been among the best-selling books on breastfeeding forand#160;over 30 years, with over 1 million copies sold.and#160;It is respected and recommended by professionals, including The International Lactation Consultant Association, T. Berry Brazelton andand#160;The American Academy of Pediatrics, and is well loved by new parents for its encouraging and accessible style. Kathleen Huggins equips breastfeeding mothers with all the information they need to overcome potential difficulties and nurse their babies successfully from the first week through the toddler years, or somewhere in between.
and#160;
This fully updated and revised edition provides information on topics such as:

and#8226;and#160;Benefits of breastfeeding

and#8226;and#160;How to cope with breastfeeding obstacles and challenges
and#8226;and#160;Incorporating a nursing routine into working life
and#8226;and#160;Treating postpartum headaches and nausea

and#8226;and#160;Nutritional supplements to alleviate postpartum depression

and#8226;and#160;Sharing a baby with baby (co-sleeping) and the risk of SIDS

and#8226;and#160;Introducing solid foods

and#8226;and#160;Expressing, storing, and feeding breast milk

and#8226;and#160;Reviews of breast pumps

and#160;
Readers will also find Hugginsand#8217;s indispensable problem-solving and#8220;survival guides,and#8221; set off by colored bands on the pages for quick reference, as well as appendices on determining babyand#8217;s milk needs in the first six weeks and the safety of various drugs during breast-feeding.

In addition, this edition opens with a new Foreword by Jessica Martin-Weber, creator of the very popular website The Leaky Boob and a new Preface by Kelly Bonata, creator of the go-to site KellyMom. These two much-loved authorities speak to the importance of owning an authoritative breastfeeding book that cuts through the jumble of opinions, information, and misinformation on the Web. Now more than ever, The Nursing Motherand#8217;s Companion is the go-to guide every new mother should have at hand.

Synopsis:

From the nation's leading midwife and the author of "Ina May's Guide to Childbirth" comes this deeply compassionate and comprehensive guide to making breastfeeding a joyful experience for both mother and child. b&w illustrations throughout.

Synopsis:

Breastfeeding is natural, but it is not entirely instinctive for either mothers or babies. The Nursing Motherand#8217;s Companion has been among the best-selling books on breastfeeding forand#160;over 30 years, with over 1 million copies sold.and#160;It is respected and recommended by professionals, including The International Lactation Consultant Association, T. Berry Brazelton andand#160;The American Academy of Pediatrics, and is well loved by new parents for its encouraging and accessible style. Kathleen Huggins equips breastfeeding mothers with all the information they need to overcome potential difficulties and nurse their babies successfully from the first week through the toddler years, or somewhere in between.

Synopsis:

Everything you need to know to make breastfeeding a joyful, natural, and richly fulfilling experience for both you and your baby

Drawing on her decades of experience in caring for pregnant women, mothers, and babies, Ina May Gaskin explores the health and psychological benefits of breastfeeding and gives you invaluable practical advice that will help you nurse your baby in the most fulfilling way possible. Inside youll find answers to virtually every question you have on breastfeeding, including topics such as

•the benefits of breastfeeding

•nursing challenges

•pumps and other nursing products

•sleeping arrangements

•nursing and work

•medications

•nursing multiples

•weaning

•sick babies

•nipplephobia, and much more

Ina May's Guide to Breastfeeding is filled with helpful advice, medical facts, and real-life stories that will help you understand how and why breastfeeding works and how you can use it to more deeply connect with your baby and your own body. Whether youre planning to nurse for the first time or are looking for the latest, most up-to-date expert advice available, you couldnt hope to find a better guide than Ina May.

About the Author

Ina May Gaskin, certified professional midwife, has been a midwife for more than thirty years at The Farm Midwifery Center at The Farm, in Summertown, Tennessee.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780553384291
Author:
Gaskin, Ina May
Publisher:
Bantam
Author:
Huggins, Kathleen
Subject:
Pregnancy & Childbirth
Subject:
Alternative Therapies
Subject:
Breastfeeding
Subject:
Attachment behavior
Subject:
Child Care and Parenting-Breastfeeding
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20090931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
2-color
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 1 lb

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Product details 368 pages Bantam - English 9780553384291 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , From the nation's leading midwife and the author of "Ina May's Guide to Childbirth" comes this deeply compassionate and comprehensive guide to making breastfeeding a joyful experience for both mother and child. b&w illustrations throughout.
"Synopsis" by ,
Breastfeeding is natural, but it is not entirely instinctive for either mothers or babies. The Nursing Motherand#8217;s Companion has been among the best-selling books on breastfeeding forand#160;over 30 years, with over 1 million copies sold.and#160;It is respected and recommended by professionals, including The International Lactation Consultant Association, T. Berry Brazelton andand#160;The American Academy of Pediatrics, and is well loved by new parents for its encouraging and accessible style. Kathleen Huggins equips breastfeeding mothers with all the information they need to overcome potential difficulties and nurse their babies successfully from the first week through the toddler years, or somewhere in between.
"Synopsis" by , Everything you need to know to make breastfeeding a joyful, natural, and richly fulfilling experience for both you and your baby

Drawing on her decades of experience in caring for pregnant women, mothers, and babies, Ina May Gaskin explores the health and psychological benefits of breastfeeding and gives you invaluable practical advice that will help you nurse your baby in the most fulfilling way possible. Inside youll find answers to virtually every question you have on breastfeeding, including topics such as

•the benefits of breastfeeding

•nursing challenges

•pumps and other nursing products

•sleeping arrangements

•nursing and work

•medications

•nursing multiples

•weaning

•sick babies

•nipplephobia, and much more

Ina May's Guide to Breastfeeding is filled with helpful advice, medical facts, and real-life stories that will help you understand how and why breastfeeding works and how you can use it to more deeply connect with your baby and your own body. Whether youre planning to nurse for the first time or are looking for the latest, most up-to-date expert advice available, you couldnt hope to find a better guide than Ina May.

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