Mama Knows Breast: A Beginner's Guide to Breastfeeding

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Quirk Books, 2007 - Health & Fitness - 152 pages
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Got Milk?
 
Breastfeeding may be natural, but it isn't always easy. Mama Knows Breast is the essential new-mom's guide to nursing--full of friendly, frank, and reassuring advice. Here is all the information you need to get through breastfeeding's ups and downs, including:
 
     *  How to position your baby for optimum results
     *  How to cope with unexpected leaks, ill-fitting clothes, and sleep deprivation
     *  When, where, and how to breastfeed in public
     *  How your spouse can help
     *  Anecdotes from moms who've experienced it all--and lived to tell about it
     *  Tips on pumping, stockpiling, weaning, and more
 
Written by journalist and mom Andi Silverman--with a foreword by pediatrician Dr. Stephanie Freilich--Mama Knows Breast provides the straight scoop on breastfeeding your baby in the real world. Think of it as your new "breast" friend.
 

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User Review  - callista83 - LibraryThing

My first impression upon flipping through the book was that it has a similar format to the Baby Owner's Manual and the Toddler Owner's Manual books. I also like that the cover art is of a woman ... Read full review

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User Review  - Shelly - Goodreads

Not my favorite book on breastfeeding, but good for quick information. Read my full review here: http:// Read full review

Contents

OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS
44
This
94
BREASTFEEDING ETIQUETTE
110
HOW YOUR SPOUSE CAN HELP
126
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Page 153 - Newman, Jack, MD. and Teresa Pitman. The Ultimate Breastfeeding Book of Answers.

About the author (2007)

Andi Silverman is a mom, journalist, and lawyer who spent nearly ten years as an on-air television reporter. She writes the blog www.mamaknowsbreast.com and lives with her family in New York City.

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