Doctor Jack Newman's Guide to Breastfeeding

Doctor Jack Newman's Guide to Breastfeeding

Book - 2003
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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.
ISBN: 9780006394457
Characteristics: 344 p. :,ill.
Alternative Title: Breastfeeding


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Feb 18, 2013

Great book! Definitely a must read for any new Mother or any mother looking for information.

Nov 20, 2011

I read this book cover to cover before my baby was born, and then took it out again when she was a newborn. This is a great resource for new Moms. I'm currently at 10 months of breastfeeding exclusively.

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