New Mother's Guide to Breastfeeding Author:American Academy of Pediatrics The breastfeeding book your doctor recommends. Why is breastfeeding best for my baby? Will I like it? What if it hurts? Will I be able to use a breast pump? How can I make this work? — The American Academy of Pediatrics, answers these questions and more in this invaluable resource to help you and your baby get the healthiest possible start. The b... more »enefits of breastfedding will last a lifetime, for both you and your baby.
Here is everything new mothers need to know about breastfeeding. From preparing for the first feeding to adjusting to home, family and work life as a nursing mother, this comprehensive resource covers:
Preparing for breastfeeding before your baby is born.
Breastfeeding benefits for mothers and babies, including the most recent neurological psychological, and immunological reseach showing why breastfeeding enhances your infant's immune system and protects againist many common illnesses.
Establishing a nursing routine and what to do when you return to work.
The father's role and creating a postpartum support network.
Handing special situations, from c-sections to premature births.
Breastfeeding beyond infancy.
Weaning your baby.
Solutions to common challenges.
And much more
Mothers everywhere will find this book an indispensable guide to one of life's most important decisions.« less