Counseling The Nursing Mother Book
Great for lactation consultants as well as students and other healthcare professionals, this book is ideal both for working with breastfeeding mothers and as a study guide for IBCLC certification and practice. Provides up-to-date research on breastmilk composition, the importance of the gut microbiome, skin-to-skin care, and more, as well as the latest World Health Organization guidelines for breastfeeding with HIV. Includes an extensive glossary and bulleted lists at the end of each chapter.
- Promotion and Support
- The Science of Lactation
- Prenatal through Postpartum
- Special Care
- Role of the IBCLC
Also features Navigate 2 Advantage Access that opens an interactive, comprehensive eBook. 810 pages. ©2016