Synopses & Reviews
It is widely recommended that babies breastfeed exclusively for the first six months of life and continue breastfeeding through one to two years of age. The revised edition of this award-winning guide includes the legal rights of breastfeeding mothers, new research on working moms and infant attachment, and information on breast pumps and maintaining milk production. It's the only book that provides reassuring and informative help for nursing mothers to meet the challenge of combining breastfeeding and their working lives with success.
"Nursing Mother, Working Mother" provides positive answers for the two million nursing mothers who go back to their jobs each year. Pryor covers the basics and offers the most up-to-date facts on what equipment to use to pump, store and transport milk safely and conveniently. 20 illustrations. 6 charts.
For the working mother: How to keep the breastfeeding bond between mother and child strong.