The Nursing Mother's Quick Reference Guide and Planner
by Huggins, Kathleen
The Nursing Mother's Quick Reference Guide and Planner offers concise and authoritative, warm and encouraging guidance for mothers who breastfeed, covering baby's nutritional needs, pumping and returning to work, weaning, and other topics.
20 b-w illustrations
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 health care and lactation-consultant arenas.
0.206 x 0.14 x 0.016 m; 0.6 kg