The Complete Book of Breastfeeding, 4th Edition

The Complete Book of Breastfeeding is a recognized classic in its field.

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The Complete Book of Breastfeeding is a recognized classic in its field. Now it`s been completely revised and updated in a new fourth edition non-doctrinaire, informative, and friendly, it is the most accessible and authoritative book, as much required reading for expecting and new mothers as a pregnancy guide and baby name book. All healthy mothers should consider breastfeeding for the first year of a baby's life, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics, and this is the book that will help women give their babies the healthiest start possible. Written by Sally Wendkos Olds and a new co-author, Laura Marks, M.D., The Complete Book of Breastfeeding, Fourth Edition offers a comprehensive introduction to breastfeeding how to get ready before the baby arrives; how to involve fathers and siblings; and the best diet and foods for mom. There are sections on dealing with problems at the hospital; extensive information on exclusive pumping (EPing); the best systems for giving supplementary bottles to a breastfed baby; the safest sleep scenarios for babies; breastfeeding in public, including laws affecting breastfeeding mothers. New data about preterm infants is presented, and special situations multiples, breast cancer, overweight and large-breasted women, breast surgery, tattoos and piercings are also discussed in detail. An expanded chapter on weaning features sections on breastfeeding past infancy. Also new is an appendix of online resources.

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Format
Paperback
ISBN-13
9780761151135
Language
English
Number of pages
432
Manufacturer/Publisher
Workman Publishing Co
Author(s)/editor(s)
Laura Marks, Sally Wendkos Olds
Release date
August 05, 2010
Brand
CANADIAN MASS MEDIA INC
Product Identifiers
Walmart Item #
334750
UPC
978076115113
SKU
10144578

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