Doctor Jack Newman's Guide to BreastfeedingBook - 2003
Are you one of the all-too-many women who experiences unnecessary difficulties with nursing your child? Although breastfeeding is the natural and healthy way to nourish a baby, it's not always easy Dr. Jack Newman's Guide to Breastfeeding will help you overcome your fears, doubts, and practical concerns about breastfeeding. In this comprehensive guide, Dr. Jack Newman--a leading authority on infant care who has established breastfeeding clinics throughout the world--brings the most important facts about breastfeeding to you. You'll learn: How to achieve a good "latch"--the essence of trouble-free breastfeeding What to do if your baby refuses the breast How to deal with sore breasts, cracked nipples, or breast surgeries Ways to ensure your baby gets enough milk How to breastfeed premature and adopted babies Ways to cope with the jaundiced or colicky baby And more Whether this is your first baby or your fourth; if you're pregnant, breastfeeding your newborn, or wondering about weaning your toddler, this book is for you.
Publisher: Toronto : HarperCollins Publishers, c2003.
Edition: Rev. ed.
Characteristics: 344 p. :,ill.
Alternative Title: Breastfeeding