25 Things Every Nursing Mother Needs to Know (Hardcover)

By Kathleen Huggins

Harvard Common Press, 9781558323834, 160pp.

Publication Date: March 17, 2009

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Description

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


About the Author

Kathleen Huggins is a registered nurse and board-certified lactation consultant who is widely recognized as one of the pioneers in establishing the lactation consultant discipline as a core component of maternal-child health care in US hospitals. She established this reputation by creating and running a model breastfeeding clinic at San Luis Obispo General Hospital in California; by lecturing widely to professional peers and hospital administrators; and through her book The Nursing Mother's Companion. She has also co-authored The Nursing Mother's Guide to Weaning and Nursing Mother, Working Mother. She lives in San Luis Obispo, where she currently runs a new mothers' store, Simply MaMa. She continues to lecture widely in the healthcare and lactation-consultant arenas.