The Complete Book of Breastfeeding

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Workman Publishing, 1999 - Health & Fitness - 413 pages
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"The Complete Book of Breastfeeding" provides everything you need to know to make nursing your baby a deeply rewarding part of your life. Written by Dr. Marvin Eiger, a nationally known pediatrician and breastfeeding authority, and Sally Wendkos Olds, and award-winning medical writer who nursed her own three children, it contains the latest information on:
  

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Review: The Complete Book of Breastfeeding: Third Edition

User Review  - Bad Penny - Goodreads

I read the older version (1987) and I know which info is still current and what is incorrect, but I should probably read the latest. I certainly hope some of the language has changed and there isn't ... Read full review

Review: The Complete Book of Breastfeeding, 4th edition: The Classic Guide

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

Of the 2 or 3 breastfeeding books I looked at, this one was my favorite. It covered the most topics and was most down-to-Earth. It also goes into good details and logistics, something that I ... Read full review

Contents

Will You or Wont You?
5
Questions You May Have About Breastfeeding
31
The Miracle of Lactation
44
Before Your Baby Comes
64
Your Baby Is Here
86
Breastfeeding Begins
100
Eating Exercising and Your Weight
127
How You Look How You Feel
153
Your Other Life
212
The Working Nursing Mother
224
Breastfeeding A Sexual Passage
251
Especially for the Father
273
Preventing and Treating NursingRelated Problems
286
Special Situations
310
Expressing and Storing Breast Milk
336
Weaning Your Child
353

rugs and the Nursing Mother
170
You Are a Nursing Family
185

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About the author (1999)

Marvin S. Eiger, M.D., is a nationally known pediatrician who practiced in New York City for 30 years.

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