Book Reviews of New Mother's Guide to Breastfeeding (American Academy of Pediatrics)

New Mother's Guide to Breastfeeding (American Academy of Pediatrics)
New Mother's Guide to Breastfeeding - American Academy of Pediatrics
Author: Joan Younger Meek (Editor)
ISBN-13: 9780553381078
ISBN-10: 0553381075
Publication Date: 7/30/2002
Pages: 272
Rating:
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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3.7 stars, based on 82 ratings
Publisher: Bantam
Book Type: Paperback
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Helpful Score: 2
Good basic info on breastfeeding from a medical point of view
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Really good book for first-time breastfeeders and a good refresher for anyone who hasn't breastfeed in awhile; good chapters on common problems, weaning, special situations (like baby in the hospital)
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Helpful Score: 2
This book has great hints and concrete way to may your time to breastfeed the most successful it can be. It includes -why breastfeeding is best for baby and mother, -positioning and latching on-How to know if your baby is getting enough, -getting to know your baby's feeding patterns, and nutrition tips for mom and baby.
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Helpful Score: 1
This book is a must-have for the new mother's wanting to breastfeed her baby. This is a medical book but a good read, and the instructions are very helpful.
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Great for a first timer. Very informative!
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This is a MUST have/read for any nursing mother or pregnant mommy planning to nurse her baby.
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Must-have for a breastfeeding Mom!
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I found this book extremely helpful as a new mother. It is easy to read, informative, and thorough. I used it frequently night and day. The only thing it did not do is tell you what to do with specific problems, like a plugged duct. I recommend this for any new mother!
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Excellent resource for nursing moms! I referred to this book repeatedly on a variety of different nursing issues. A wonderful, easy-to-understand reference.
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good book
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Very helpful book.
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Good book - recieved a 2nd copy when I took a breastfeeding class and so I'm swapping.
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*Preparing for breastfeeding before baby is born
*Breastfeeding benefits for mothers and babies, including most recent neurological, psychological, and immunological research
*Establishing a nursing routine and what to do when you return to work
*The father's role and creating a postpartum support network
*Handling special situations, from C-sections to premature births
*Breastfeeding beyond infancy
*Weaning your baby
*Solutions to common breastfeeding challenges
*And much more
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From back cover:
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...