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The Breastfeeding Mother's Guide to Making More Milk

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Publisher Comments:

Concerned about making enough milk for your baby? Wondering how to make more? Two lactation experts are here to help.

Separate fact from fiction with help from this comprehensive book about improving low milk supply. Written by two leading experts who have been there themselves and officially recommended by La Leche League International, The Breastfeeding Mother's Guide to Making More Milk incorporates the latest research and discoveries about causes of low milk supply, the way your body makes milk, and how babies contribute to your milk production. Best of all, you'll find valuable suggestions for both time-honored and innovative ways to make more milk.

Learn the facts about:

  • Determining if baby is really getting enough milk
  • Supplementing without decreasing your supply
  • Maximizing the amount of milk you can make
  • Identifying the causes of your low supply
  • Increasing your supply with the most effective methods, including pumping, herbs, medications, foods, and alternative therapies
  • Making more milk when you return to work, exclusively pump, have a premie or multiples, relactate, or induce lactation

Synopsis:

An essential resource for nursing mothers, endorsed by La Leche League, the worlds leading breastfeeding authority

The Breastfeeding Mother's Guide to Making More Milk combines the latest information with practical advice about new findings on causes oflow supply, innovative ways to increase production, practical solutions for working and exclusively pumping moms, the special needs of premies, emotional support, and more.

About the Author

Diana West, I.B.C.L.C., is a board certified lactation consultant and retired accredited La Leche League Leader.

Lisa Marasco, M.A., I.B.C.L.C., is a certified lactation consultant, educator, and owner of a lactation consulting firm.

Table of Contents

Foreword by Martha Sears, RN

Introduction

Part 1: Investigating Your Milk Supply

Chapter 1: Understanding Your Milk Factory

Chapter 2: What's Normal and What's Not

Chapter 3: How to Know if There Really is a Problem

Part 2: Making the Most of What You Have

Chapter 4: Supplementing Without Decreasing Your Milk Supply

Chapter 5: Getting Your Milk Production Off to a Good Start

Part 3: Investigating Causes of Low Milk Production

Chapter 6: Is it Something You're Doing?

Chapter 7: Is it Something Your Baby is Doing?

Chapter 8: Is it Something About Your Breasts?

Chapter 9: Is it Your Hormones?

Chapter 10: Can Your Mind Affect Your Supply?

Part 4: Increasing Milk Production

Chapter 11: Physical Techniques to Make More Milk

Chapter 12: Galactogogues: Foods, Herbs, and Medications that Stimulate Milk Production

Chapter 13: Making More Milk When You Return to Work or School

Chapter 14: Making More Milk In Special Situations: Exclusive Pumping, Multiples, Premies, Relactation, and Induced Lactation

Part 5: Surviving the Present and Planning for the Future

Chapter 15: Coping with Low Milk Supply

Chapter 16: What About Next Time?

Appendix A: Galactogogue Tables

References

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071598576
Author:
West, Diana
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill
Foreword by:
Sears, Martha
Foreword:
Sears, Martha
Author:
Marasco, Lisa
Author:
West Diana
Subject:
Breastfeeding
Subject:
Breast milk
Subject:
Parenting - Child Rearing
Subject:
Parenting - Motherhood
Subject:
breastfeeding, book, martha sears, la leche league, increasing milk supply, nursing, infant, baby, lactation, milk supply, pumping breastmilk, breast feeding, nursing mothers, vaccines, parenting, baby food, immunization,
Subject:
vaccination, pediatrics, the womanly art of breastfeeding, 978-0452285804, what to expect when you re expecting, 9780761148579, the nursing mother s companion, the baby book, 9780316778008
Subject:
Investigating Your Milk Supply,
Subject:
Understanding Your Milk Factory,
Subject:
What s Normal and What s Not,
Subject:
How to Know if There Really is a Problem,
Subject:
Making the Most of What You Have,
Subject:
Supplementing Without Decreasing Your Milk Supply,
Subject:
Getting Your Milk Production Off to a Good Start,
Subject:
Investigating Causes of Low Milk Production,
Subject:
Is it Something You re Doing?,
Subject:
Is it Something Your Baby is Doing?,
Subject:
Is it Something About Your Breasts?,
Subject:
Is it Your Hormones?,
Subject:
Can Your Mind Affect Your Supply?,
Subject:
Increasing Milk Production,
Subject:
Physical Techniques to Make More Milk,
Subject:
Galactogogues: Foods, Herbs, and Medications that Stimulate Milk Production,
Subject:
Making More Milk When You Return to Work or School,
Subject:
Making More Milk In Special Situations: Exclusive Pumping, Multiples, Premies, Relactation, and Induced Lactation,
Subject:
Surviving the Present and Planning for the Future,
Subject:
Coping with Low Milk Supply,
Subject:
What About Next Time?,
Subject:
Galactogogue Tables
Subject:
Child Care and Parenting-Breastfeeding
Copyright:
Publication Date:
December 2008
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8.96x6.00x.80 in. .90 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , An essential resource for nursing mothers, endorsed by La Leche League, the worlds leading breastfeeding authority

The Breastfeeding Mother's Guide to Making More Milk combines the latest information with practical advice about new findings on causes oflow supply, innovative ways to increase production, practical solutions for working and exclusively pumping moms, the special needs of premies, emotional support, and more.

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