The Complete Book of Breastfeeding

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Workman Pub., 1987 - Health & Fitness - 318 pages
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The bible of breastfeeding has been completely revised and updated, especially for today's working women. Every aspect of breastfeeding is discussed from breast care to sexuality to fathers.

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This volume was a goto for my wife back when she was feeding our daughters. She is delighted with the new edition and is looking forward to giving it to our daughter who just had her first child. Read full review

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This book is such an excellent resource for new nursing mothers. It has just about every question you can imagine in it and is very encouraging and supportive for all situations. Its a great book. Read full review



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About the author (1987)

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

Sally Wendkos Olds has written extensively about relationships, health, and personal growth. She has won national awards for her writing, including the Career Achievement Award of the American Society of Journalists and Authors, of which she is a member and a past president. Ms. Olds college textbooks on child and adult development, co-authored with psychologist Diane E. Papalia, Ph.D., have been read by more than two million students and are the leading texts in their fields. She is also the author of Super Granny: Great Stuff to Do with Your Grandkids, The Working Parents Survival Guide, and The Eternal Garden: Seasons of Our Sexuality, and the coauthor of Helping Your Child Find Values to Live By and Raising a Hyperactive Child.

A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, Ms. Olds is a member of La Leche League International, International Childbirth Education Association, the Authors Guild, and other professional and civic organizations. She nursed her three daughters and is the proud grandmother of five breastfed children. Visit her at her website:

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