The Nursing Mother s Companion

The Nursing Mother s Companion
Author: Kathleen Huggins
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 186
Release: 1986
ISBN: 9780916782726
Category: Breastfeeding
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Nursing Mother s Companion Book Excerpt:

Breastfeeding may be natural, but it is not always instinctive. The 20th Anniversary Edition of this classic guide to breastfeeding, beloved by a generation of women, has been completely revised and updated to provide even more practical, reassuring advice and support for today's expectant and nursing mothers. Easy-reference survival guides help identify and resolve problems at each stage. An appendix on drug safety is a unique feature among breastfeeding books.

The Nursing Mother s Guide to Weaning Revised

The Nursing Mother s Guide to Weaning   Revised
Author: Kathleen Huggins
Publsiher: Harvard Common Press
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2010-09-17
ISBN: 1558325190
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Nursing Mother s Guide to Weaning Revised Book Excerpt:

Everything a nursing mother needs to know about weaning by breastfeeding expert, Kathleen Huggins.

The Nursing Mothers Companion

The Nursing Mothers Companion
Author: Kathleen Huggins
Publsiher: ReadHowYouWant.com
Total Pages: 596
Release: 2010-05
ISBN: 1458768759
Category: Family & Relationships
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Nursing Mothers Companion Book Excerpt:

The 5th edition of this best-selling, widely acclaimed guide for nursing mothers has been completely revised and updated to reflect the needs of today's nursing moms. Dressed up with a new 2-color interior, this reassuring, accessible, and comprehensive book has been helping new mothers nurture their babies for a generation. Still here are Kathleen Huggins's indispensable ''Survival Guide'' sections to help troubleshoot each stage of breastfeeding - now set off by colored bands on the pages, making them an even quicker and easier reference for nursing mothers. Updated and expanded topics in this edition include nursing older babies, feeding babies only pumped milk, correcting a low milk supply (for women working away from home), inducing lactation, and bed sharing with babies. The sections on breast pump models, environmental pollutants (such as mercury), and resources for nursing women are fully updated. There is also all-new information on vitamin D supplementation in breast-fed babies and the effects of Reynaud's Syndrome on breastfeeding. The special appendix on drugs and their effects on lactation and on breast-fed babies, a unique resource among breastfeeding books, has also been completely revised and updated.

The Nursing Mother s Companion

The Nursing Mother s Companion
Author: Kathleen Huggins
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 358
Release: 2010
ISBN: 1558327207
Category: Family & Relationships
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Nursing Mother s Companion Book Excerpt:

A guide to preventing and solving breast-feeding problems; includes information on premature babies, babies at risk for underfeeding, and breast pumps, and an appendix on the safety of individual drugs.

The Nursing Mother s Companion 7th Edition with New Illustrations

The Nursing Mother s Companion  7th Edition  with New Illustrations
Author: Kathleen Huggins
Publsiher: Harvard Common Press
Total Pages: 368
Release: 2017-05-01
ISBN: 155832898X
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Nursing Mother s Companion 7th Edition with New Illustrations Book Excerpt:

Respected for over 30 years as the definitive guide, now more than ever, The Nursing Mother's Companion is the go-to guide every new mother should have at hand. Breastfeeding is natural, but it is not always instinctive for either mothers or babies. The Nursing Mother's Companion has been among the best-selling books on breastfeeding for more than 30 years, with more than 1 million copies sold. It is respected and recommended by professionals, including The International Lactation Consultant Association, T. Berry Brazelton and The American Academy of Pediatrics, and is well loved by new parents for its encouraging and accessible style. Kathleen Huggins equips breastfeeding mothers with all the information they need to overcome potential difficulties and nurse their babies successfully from the first week through the toddler years, or somewhere in between. This fully updated and revised edition provides information on topics such as: Benefits of breastfeeding How to cope with breastfeeding obstacles and challenges Incorporating a nursing routine into working life Treating postpartum headaches and nausea Nutritional supplements to alleviate postpartum depression Sharing a bed with baby (co-sleeping) and the risk of SIDS Introducing solid foods Expressing, storing, and feeding breast milk Reviews of breast pumps You will also find Huggins's indispensable problem-solving "survival guides" set off by colored bands on the pages for quick reference, as well as appendices on determining baby's milk needs in the first six weeks and the safety of various drugs during breast-feeding. Plus, this edition opens with a new Foreword by Jessica Martin-Weber, creator of the very popular website The Leaky Boob and a new Preface by Kelly Bonata, creator of the go-to site KellyMom. These two much-loved authorities speak to the importance of owning an authoritative breastfeeding book that cuts through the jumble of opinions, information and misinformation on the web.

Nursing Mother s Companion 8th Edition

Nursing Mother s Companion 8th Edition
Author: Kathleen Huggins
Publsiher: Harvard Common Press
Total Pages: 458
Release: 2022-06-21
ISBN: 1558329137
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nursing Mother s Companion 8th Edition Book Excerpt:

Solve breastfeeding challenges quickly and safely with this beloved and reliable guide! Breastfeeding is natural, but it can be challenging for new moms and their babies. Hospitals and doctors' offices often do not have the time to respond to the many questions new moms have about nursing their babies—especially when hurdles arise on nights or weekends, as they inevitably do. This book fills the gaps, with accurate advice and a warm and wise tone. The Nursing Mother's Companion has been among the top two best-selling books on breastfeeding for more than 30 years, with more than one million copies sold. It is respected and recommended by professionals, including The International Lactation Consultant Association, Dr. T. Berry Brazelton, and The American Academy of Pediatrics, and is well loved by new parents for its encouraging and accessible style. Kathleen Huggins equips breastfeeding mothers with the information they need to overcome potential difficulties and nurse their babies successfully from the first week through whenever they choose to wean. This fully updated and revised 8th edition provides information on topics such as: How to cope with breastfeeding obstacles and challenges Incorporating a nursing routine into a working life Treating postpartum headaches and nausea Weaning, and introducing solid foods Expressing, storing, and feeding breast milk How to choose and use a breast pump, with details on specific models Nursing Mother's Companion comes complete with "Survival Guides" set off by colored bands on the pages for quick reference, as well as appendices on determining baby's milk needs in the first six weeks, and the safety of various drugs during breastfeeding. You will also find an insightful foreward by Jessica Martin-Weber, creator of the popular website The Leaky Boob, and a preface by Kelly Bonata, creator of the go-to site KellyMom. These two much-loved authorities speak to the importance of owning an authoritative breastfeeding book that cuts through the jumble of opinions, information, and misinformation on the web.

The Nursing Mother s Quick Reference Guide and Planner

The Nursing Mother s Quick Reference Guide and Planner
Author: Kathleen Huggins
Publsiher: Harvard Common Press
Total Pages: 192
Release: 2020-02-11
ISBN: 155832979X
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Nursing Mother s Quick Reference Guide and Planner Book Excerpt:

This is a shorter version of the best-selling book on breastfeeding, The Nursing Mother's Companion by Kathleen Huggins. This concise, easy-to-use-on-the-fly version of that classic book is ideal for busy, time-pressed new moms (and their helpers and partners). It also includes planner pages to help keep track of nursing and pumping sessions and other important details. Breastfeeding is natural, but it is not always instinctive for either mothers or babies. Kathleen Huggins's The Nursing Mother's Companion has been a top-selling book on breastfeeding for more than 7 editions over 30 years, with more than 1.1 million copies sold. It is respected and recommended by professionals, including The International Lactation Consultant Association, Dr. T. Berry Brazelton, and The American Academy of Pediatrics, and it is well loved by new parents for its encouraging and accessible style. Now, in this shorter quick-reference version, moms and their partners can get the answers they need in a flash,without sacrificing the breadth and accuracy of the original book. Plus, this edition adds a planner component, for scheduling nursing sessions, pump rentals and pumping sessions, weight and wellness checks, anticipated dates for weaning, and more. Kathleen Huggins equips breastfeeding mothers with all the information they need to overcome potential difficulties and nurse their babies successfully. This up-to-date book covers: Expressing, storing, and feeding breast milk How to cope with breastfeeding obstacles and challenges Managing pumping and nursing when you return to work New-mom care for the postpartum period Introducing solid foods How to choose a breast pump Deciding when to wean—and how to do it

The Nursing Mother s Guide to Weaning

The Nursing Mother s Guide to Weaning
Author: Kathleen Huggins
Publsiher: ReadHowYouWant.com
Total Pages: 372
Release: 2010
ISBN: 1458763900
Category: Family & Relationships
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Nursing Mother s Guide to Weaning Book Excerpt:

For many women, the most challenging part of nursing is bringing it to an end. Whether you are considering weaning or trying to wean, this book will help you understand the hygienic, nutritional, and emotional concerns that make weaning such an important transition in a child's life. This fully revised guide covers: Weaning a child who is a few weeks, several months, or several years old; Solving nursing difficulties so you can delay weaning if you choose; Introducing bottles, selecting formula, and preparing it safely

The Nursing Mother s Problem Solver

The Nursing Mother s Problem Solver
Author: Claire Martin
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2002-05-09
ISBN: 9780743230230
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Nursing Mother s Problem Solver Book Excerpt:

Finally! Answers to your most urgent questions in an easy-to-use format! Based on questions posed by thousands of real mothers, this A-to-Z guide has a practical, realistic view of how nursing fits into a modern woman's life. First-time mothers and breastfeeding veterans will find answers to more than 300 questions -- from the most common to the most particular. How to know the effect of what you eat and drink on your breastmilk -- from antihistamines and antidepressants to spicy food, wine, or caffeine How to use natural remedies like fennel tea, cabbage leaves, and brewer's yeast to combat your own and your baby's discomforts How to accommodate your child's particular nursing style, be she fussy, sleepy, overeager, or uninterested How to breastfeed children with special needs -- like a cleft palate and Down's syndrome -- as well as adopted babies and twins Cross-referenced for easy, immediate access to information, supplemented with listings of resources such as videos, Web sites, and support groups, this volume is the most comprehensive collection of nursing advice available.

25 Things Every Nursing Mother Needs to Know

25 Things Every Nursing Mother Needs to Know
Author: Kathleen Huggins
Publsiher: Harvard Common Press
Total Pages: 160
Release: 2009-03-17
ISBN: 1558326197
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

25 Things Every Nursing Mother Needs to Know Book Excerpt:

A concise, simple guide with all of the essential information about breastfeeding in an attractive, easy-to-read format.

Weaning Made Simple

Weaning Made Simple
Author: Avdotya Connor Ph D
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 112
Release: 2019-12-15
ISBN: 9781675976906
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Weaning Made Simple Book Excerpt:

For the World Health Organization, the introduction of complementary foods to milk should not take place before the sixth month, and various international companies and agencies are placed on the same line. The European Society of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Pediatric Nutrition (ESPHGAN) and the European Food Safety Agency (EFSA), for example, recognize the six months as an ideal time for the introduction of other foods besides milk, suggesting however of stay in a window between four and six months . And even for the American Paediatricians Association the child should only drink milk for the first four to six months. But be careful: these general indications cannot disregard the characteristics of the individual child. Pediatricians agree that to start weaning it is good to wait for the child himself to be interested in food on the one hand (which can happen early, between the fourth and fifth month of life) and on the other hand ready from a neuromotor point of view. Your stand the chance to gain the following in this book: Weaning: when and how to start The 15 things to know about Weaning The answers to the most common questions Weaning: should it be gradual or not? And lot's more To learn more about laudable weaning tips for your baby, get a copy of this book now. About the Author Avdotya Connor Ph.D., a health care practitioner, mother, wife, and philanthropist who loves to see young mothers raise healthy and smart kids. She has counseled several successful mothers and parents in raising smart kids. She tries to reach out to parents through her books that are highly educating and fun to read.

Counseling the Nursing Mother

Counseling the Nursing Mother
Author: Judith Lauwers,Debbie Shinskie,Sandra Breck
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Pub
Total Pages: 540
Release: 2000
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Counseling the Nursing Mother Book Excerpt:

Nursing

Breastfeeding Source Book

Breastfeeding Source Book
Author: Marilyn Grams
Publsiher: Achievement Press (WY)
Total Pages: 220
Release: 1988
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Breastfeeding Source Book Book Excerpt:

Abstract: This book provides advice, references, and referrals for parents who are planning to breastfeed their baby/babies. Practical methods and techniques of nursing and all associated supplies and accessories are discussed. This publication includes: information on getting started with breastfeeding; guidelines for choosing breast pumps, nursing pads and accessories; sources for nursing fashions; and, a directory of organizations throughout the U.S. which provide help with breastfeeding. This book is us eful for mothers, fathers, nurses, doctors, dieticians, librarians, LaLeche League leaders, childbirth educators, and lactation consultants.

Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding
Author: Colleen Fischer
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 116
Release: 1999
ISBN: 9781884153174
Category: Breastfeeding
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Breastfeeding Book Excerpt:

Mothering the New Mother

Mothering the New Mother
Author: Sally Placksin
Publsiher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Total Pages: 388
Release: 2000-04-20
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Family & Relationships
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mothering the New Mother Book Excerpt:

Offers new mothers professional guidance on home health care, postpartum depression, breast-feeding problems, work options, and similar issues.

Take Charge of Your Body

Take Charge of Your Body
Author: Carolyn DeMarco
Publsiher: Winlaw, B.C. : Well Woman Press
Total Pages: 154
Release: 1995
ISBN: 9780969476610
Category: Holistic medicine
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Take Charge of Your Body Book Excerpt:

Your Career in Nursing

Your Career in Nursing
Author: Lila Anastas
Publsiher: National League for Nursing Press
Total Pages: 227
Release: 1988
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Nursing
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Your Career in Nursing Book Excerpt:

The Breastfeeding Caf

The Breastfeeding Caf
Author: Barbara L. Behrmann
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 311
Release: 2005
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Breastfeeding Caf Book Excerpt:

Chemistry for CSEC is written by experienced science teachers and authors for students studying for the CSEC general proficiency exam. It is written to double page spreads and illustrated with full colour diagrams and photographs.

The Women s Desk Reference

The Women s Desk Reference
Author: Irene M. Franck,David M. Brownstone
Publsiher: Viking Press
Total Pages: 840
Release: 1993
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Women
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Women s Desk Reference Book Excerpt:

Provides information on legal issues, medical techniques and treatment, women's organizations, nutrition, employment, childbirth, health care, and other topics

The New Parents Sourcebook

The New Parents Sourcebook
Author: Hilory Wagner
Publsiher: Citadel Press
Total Pages: 240
Release: 1996
ISBN: 9780806517940
Category: Family & Relationships
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The New Parents Sourcebook Book Excerpt:

A directory provides new parents with access to supplies and services