Nursing Mother, Working Mother: The Essential Guide for Breastfeeding and Staying Close to Your Baby After You Return to Work

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Harvard Common Press, 1997 - Family & Relationships - 184 pages
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Pregnant women making plans for baby, mothers on maternity leave, or moms already back at work will discover in this book why many working women find breastfeeding the easiest way to feed their babies. Pryor covers everything a working mother needs to know about: the basics of breastfeeding, including nursing positions, milk supply, and feeding schedules; choosing and using a breast pump; ways to store and transport milk safely; how to get support from co-workers and child-care helpers; how to go on a business trip without having to wean; and much more.

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Review: Nursing Mother, Working Mother - Revised: The Essential Guide to Breastfeeding Your Baby Before and After Your Return to Work

User Review  - Alicia - Goodreads

I found this book to be useful but the beginning was filled with information to convince someone that they should be breastfeeding and made it sound like the concept of a working, nursing mother is frowned upon. I was looking more for information about how to best juggle this dual role. Read full review

Review: Nursing Mother, Working Mother - Revised: The Essential Guide to Breastfeeding Your Baby Before and After Your Return to Work

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

Not quite as informative on the logistics of building supply as I would have liked; I guess there's not a cookie-cutter formula that works for all moms, but some examples of how different moms made it ... Read full review

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