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Author Pryor, Gale.

Title Nursing mother, working mother : the essential guide for breastfeeding and staying close to your baby after you return to work / Gale Pryor.

Publication Info. Boston, Mass. : Harvard Common Press, [1997]


Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  649.33 PRY    Check Shelf
Description xvii, 184 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [175]-176) and index.
Contents 1. Bonding, Breastfeeding, and the Working Mother -- 2. Why Breastfeeding Is Important for You and Your Baby -- 3. Breastfeeding Basics -- 4. Life on Leave: The Fourth Trimester -- 5. Preparing to Go Back to Work -- 6. Your Return to the Outside World -- 7. Changing the World - One Nursing Mother at a Time -- App. 1. Resources for Nursing, Working Mothers -- App. 2. Sample Proposal for Pumping Space.
Summary 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.
Subject Breastfeeding -- Popular works.
Working mothers.
Breast Feeding -- Popular Works.
Women, Working -- Popular Works.
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