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Author Sears, Martha, author.

Title The breastfeeding book : everything you need to know about nursing your child from birth through weaning / Martha Sears, R.N., and William Sears, M.D.

Publication Info. New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's, Parents' Shelf    j 649.33 SEA 2018    Available
 GDL Grandview Library Children's, Parents' Shelf    j 649.33 SEA 2018    Available
Edition Revised edition.
Description xii, 276 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Sears parenting library
Sears parenting library.
Note Includes index.
"Updated edition"--Cover.
Contents Part I: the science of breastfeeding: why breastfeed? Why breast is best -- Part II: the art of breastfeeding: how to breastfeed. Getting started ; Common concerns breastfeeding mothers may have -- Part III: healthy breastfeeding. Nutrition and fitness while breastfeeding ; Taking medications while breastfeeding ; Troubleshooting the most common breastfeeding problems -- Part IV: breastfeeding in today's world. A consumer's guide to breastfeeding products ; 20 tips for breastfeeding while working ; Nighttime breastfeeding ; The father's role in breastfeeding -- Part V: special situations. Breastfeeding babies and mothers with special needs ; Funny (and not so funny) things that happen on the way to the breast ; Toddler nursing and natural weaning.
Summary From pediatric experts Martha Sears, R.N., and William Sears, M.D., a comprehensive, reassuring, authoritative information on breastfeeding, from getting started and increasing your milk supply, to toddler nursing and weaning. They also cover nutrition-- for your nursing baby and yourself-- as well selecting a pump, and other special circumstances. Breastfeeding contributes to nurturing a smarter and healthier baby-- and a healthier and more intuitive mommy. Isn't that what every child needs, and every parent wants?
Subject Breastfeeding.
Added Author Sears, William, 1939- author.
ISBN 9780316417853 : $16.99
0316417858 : $16.99

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