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New Mothers Guide to Breastfeeding, 3rd edition


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Product Description

Author - Joan Younger Meek, MD, MS, RD, FAAP, IBCLC

New mothers will become more informed about the process and benefits of breastfeeding and will be better able to work through its ups and downs with this invaluable resource. Now fully revised and updated, New Mother’s Guide to Breastfeeding helps nursing mothers and their babies get the healthiest possible start. In addition to a comprehensive and accessible overview of breastfeeding, this new edition includes: 

  • The latest on rooming-in with baby to strengthen the parent-child bond
  • New recommendations to reduce the risk of SIDS
  • Reassuring guidance on pumping and milk storage
  • Expanded coverage of proper nutrition for nursing mothers
  • Ideal ways to establish a nursing routine and what to do when returning to work
  • Suggestions for the father’s role and creating a postpartum support network
  • Solutions to common breastfeeding challenges

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 978-1-61002-160-9
  • Product Code: CB0105
  • Publication Date: December 1, 2017
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 304
  • Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Availability: Pre-Order

About the Authors

Editor In Chief: Joan Younger Meek, MD, MS, RD, FAAP, IBCLC 

Dr. Joan Younger Meek is the Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education and the Designated Institutional Official for The Florida State University College of Medicine. In these roles, she oversees The Florida State University College of Medicine sponsored residency programs. As Clerkship Director, Dr. Meek coordinates the pediatric curriculum and training of third- and fourth-year medical students at the Orlando Regional Campus.    


Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics 

The American Academy of Pediatrics is an organization of 66,000 primary care pediatricians, pediatric medical subspecialists and pediatric surgical specialists dedicated to the health, safety and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. The AAP is the largest pediatric publisher in the world, with a diverse list of resources that includes essential clinical and practice management titles and award-winning books for parents.

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