Eat Well, Lose Weight While Breastfeeding: The Complete Nutrition Book for Nursing Mothers, Including a Healthy Guide to the Weight Loss Your Doctor Promised

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Villard Books, 1992 - Health & Fitness - 235 pages
Behan shows the nursing mom how to shed pounds and work on getting her figure back while keeping her child properly nourished and happy, with the revolutionary program she devised for herself in order to lose 52 pounds while nursing.

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User Review  - LLLSouthCentralMiami - LibraryThing

This book will guide you to a healthy diet that will help you lose extra weight naturally and safely while you nourish a happy, healthy child. Read full review

Very informative

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I read the book and there were many things that i had not known about breastfeeding. The recipes are delicious and the overall info is great. After reading the book I have adjusted my diet and am slowly but surely working my way to a healthier me. Read full review

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About the author (1992)

Eileen Behan is a member of the American Dietetic Association, a registered dietitian, and the mother of two. This is her fifth book about nutrition and family. She has written for "Newsweek, Parents" magazine, "The Washington Post, " and "Tufts University Diet and Nutrition Letter." She holds a degree in home economics from River College in Nashua, New Hampshire, and completed a traineeship in nutrition at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. She has worked for the Harvard School of Public Health and the Veterans Administration, and for five years her show "Food for Talk" aired on Boston public radio. Ms. Behan currently works as a nutrition consultant, helping families to improve health through diet. She lives with her family in New Hampshire.

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