Book Reviews

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Breastfeeding Answers Made Simple

Book description: This book explains what you need to know about both cutting-edge and classic breastfeeding research to help mothers in the most effective way. The international studies described include those on birth practices and breastfeeding, skin-to-skin contact, laid-back breastfeeding, making milk, as well as on a wide range of […] Read more »

Breastfeeding Answers Made Simple: A Pocket Guide for Helping Mothers

Book description: This book has been written by Nancy Mohrbacher, IBCLC, FILCA, co-author of LLL’s “The Breastfeeding Answer Book”. This book contains the same information as the “Breastfeeding Answers Made simple” but to make it pocket size they have removed are the research citations and some of the lengthy explanations […] Read more »

The Ultimate Breastfeeding Book of Answers: The Most Comprehensive Problem-Solving Guide to Breastfeeding from the Foremost Expert in North America

Book description: Although breastfeeding is the natural and healthy way to nourish your baby, it’s not always easy. Many new mothers are scared away from nursing because of difficulty getting started and lack of information about what to do when things don’t go as planned. In this fully revised and […] Read more »

The Breastfeeding Answer Book – Pocket edition

This book is the “user friendly” edition of “The Breastfeeding Answer Book” by Nancy Mohrbacher (an accredited La Leche League Leader and International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant). The information is up-to-date and organised for quick and easy reference. If you find the price of the normal size book a bit too […] Read more »

Saggy Boobs and Other Breastfeeding Myths

This book provides up-to-date information to common myths such as: bottle fed babies sleep better and feed longer than breastfed babies modern formula milks are as good as breastmilk breastfed babies are clingy and want picking up all the time bottlefeeding is easier and more convenient than breastfeeding. This book […] Read more »

Fit to Bust: A Comic Treasure Chest

This quirky book has been written by Alison Blenkinsop, a former International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and retired midwife, who is also a musician. Fit to Bust contains very useful information on breastfeeding that is presented in the form of songs, poems, stories, cartoons and tips. Proceeds for its sale […] Read more »