Synopses & Reviews
All parents want the best for their babies, and theres no doubt about the fact that human milk is the ideal food for human babies. Whats the secret of successful breastfeeding? For almost fifty years mothers who have been in touch with La Leche League have found the kind of information and support they needed to breastfeed their babies.
In this newly revised edition of The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, you will learn:
How human milk offers lifetime benefits for your baby
How to prepare for breastfeeding during pregnancy
How to exercise and lose weight safely while nursing
How to find time for yourself while meeting babys needs
How to increase your milk supply by using herbs and medications
How to be sure your baby is getting enough to eat
The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding was the first book of its kind, written for mothers by mothers. Over the years, more than two million mothers have turned to it for information and inspiration.
About the Author
Since 1955 when La LEche League started with seven women in the Chicago suburbs, it has grown into the leading breastfeeding advocacy organization in the world, with more than three thousand groups in fifty countries. La Leche League International regularly holds seminars and workshops for health care professionals and parents, and publishes more than twenty books on child care.