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Author Gaskin, Ina May, author.

Title Ina May's guide to breastfeeding / Ina May Gaskin.

Publication Info. New York : Bantam Books, [2009]

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 GDL Grandview Library Children's, Parents' Shelf    j 649.33 GAS    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's, Parents' Shelf.
Description 340 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note "A Bantam Books trade paperback original"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1 How Breastfeeding Works, and How It Relates to Mothering 17 -- 2 Preparing for Nursing 33 -- 3 How Birth Practices Affect Breastfeeding 51 -- 4 Getting Started: The Basics 80 -- 5 Your Baby's Needs-and Yours-During the First Week 103 -- 6 Problem-Solving During the First Week 123 -- 7 Sleeping Arrangements 144 -- 8 If You Have a Job Outside Your Home 153 -- 9 The First Three Months 169 -- 10 As Your Baby Gets Older 188 -- 11 Nursing Twins ... and More 200 -- 12 When Babies Get Sick or Need Hospitalization 211 -- 13 Weaning 220 -- 14 Shared Nursing, Wet-Nursing, and Forgotten Lore 225 -- 15 Nipplephobia: What It Is and Why We Should Eradicate It 248 -- 16 Creating a Breastfeeding Culture 275.
Summary Shares practical recommendations for rendering nursing a mutually beneficial experience, covering topics that range from breast pumps and sleeping arrangements to nursing multiples and returning to work.
Subject Breastfeeding.
Breastfeeding -- Psychological aspects.
Attachment behavior.
Added Title Guide to breastfeeding
ISBN 9780553384291 (pbk.)
0553384295 (pbk.)

 
    
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