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The American Academy of Pediatrics New Mother's Guide to Breastfeeding

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The Breastfeeding Book Your Doctor Recommends

Why is breastfeeding best for my baby? Will I like it? What if it hurts? What happens when my maternity leave is over? Will I be able to use a breast pump? How can I make this work?

The American Academy of Pediatrics, the organization that represents the nations finest pediatricians, answers these questions and many more in this invaluable resource to help you and your baby get the healthiest possible start. The benefits of breastfeeding will last a lifetime, for both you and your baby.

Here is everything new mothers need to know about breastfeeding. From preparing for the first feeding to adjusting to home, family, and work life as a nursing mother, this comprehensive resource covers:

• Preparing for breastfeeding before your baby is born

• Breastfeeding benefits for mothers and babies, including the most recent neurological, psychological, and immunological research showing why breastfeeding enhances your infants immune system and protects against many common illnesses

• Establishing a nursing routine and what to do when you return to work

• The fathers role and creating a postpartum support network

• Handling special situations, from C-sections to premature births

• Breastfeeding beyond infancy

• Weaning your baby

• Solutions to common breastfeeding challenges

• And much more

Mothers everywhere will find this book an indispensable guide to one of lifes most important decisions.

Synopsis:

THE BREASTFEEDING BOOK YOUR DOCTOR RECOMMENDS

Completely revised and updated second edition

Why is breastfeeding best for my baby? Will I like it? What if it hurts? What happens when my maternity leave is over? Will I be able to use a breast pump? How can I make this work?

 

The American Academy of Pediatrics answers these questions and many more in this invaluable resource to help you and your baby get the healthiest possible start. The benefits of breastfeeding will last a lifetime. With everything new mothers need to know about breastfeeding, this fully revised and updated edition covers more than a decade’s worth of the latest research, including

 

• information for mothers preparing for the first feeding and adjusting to home, family, and work as a nursing mother

• new research on ways breastfeeding can stave off childhood allergies and obesity

• expanded coverage of proper nutrition for nursing mothers, including vitamin, mineral, and supplementation recommendations

• ideal ways to establish a nursing routine and what to do when returning to work

• the father’s role and creating a postpartum support network

• solutions to common breastfeeding challenges

 

Nursing mothers everywhere will find this book an indispensable guide to important nutrition information that only the American Academy of Pediatrics can provide.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780553386660
Author:
Meek, Joan Younger, M.d. (edt)
Publisher:
Bantam
Author:
Joan Younger Meek, M.D.
Author:
Meek, Joan Younger
Author:
Meek, Joan Younger Md
Author:
American Academy of Pediatrics
Author:
Yu, Winnie
Subject:
Breastfeeding
Subject:
Child Care and Parenting-Breastfeeding
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20110726
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
51 ILLUS/4 CHARTS/FOOD PYRAMID
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
7.9 x 5.1 x 0.59 in 0.625 lb

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Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » Breastfeeding
Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » General
Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » Midwifery and Breastfeeding
Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » Mothering

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"Synopsis" by , THE BREASTFEEDING BOOK YOUR DOCTOR RECOMMENDS

Completely revised and updated second edition

Why is breastfeeding best for my baby? Will I like it? What if it hurts? What happens when my maternity leave is over? Will I be able to use a breast pump? How can I make this work?

 

The American Academy of Pediatrics answers these questions and many more in this invaluable resource to help you and your baby get the healthiest possible start. The benefits of breastfeeding will last a lifetime. With everything new mothers need to know about breastfeeding, this fully revised and updated edition covers more than a decade’s worth of the latest research, including

 

• information for mothers preparing for the first feeding and adjusting to home, family, and work as a nursing mother

• new research on ways breastfeeding can stave off childhood allergies and obesity

• expanded coverage of proper nutrition for nursing mothers, including vitamin, mineral, and supplementation recommendations

• ideal ways to establish a nursing routine and what to do when returning to work

• the father’s role and creating a postpartum support network

• solutions to common breastfeeding challenges

 

Nursing mothers everywhere will find this book an indispensable guide to important nutrition information that only the American Academy of Pediatrics can provide.

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