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  • Written by: Ina May Gaskin
  • Narrated by: Margaret Strom
  • Length: 11 hrs and 27 mins
  • 4.4 out of 5 stars (20 ratings)

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Ina May's Guide to Breastfeeding

Written by: Ina May Gaskin
Narrated by: Margaret Strom
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Publisher's Summary

Drawing on her decades of experience in caring for pregnant women, mothers, and babies, Ina May Gaskin explores the health and psychological benefits of breastfeeding and gives you invaluable practical advice that will help you nurse your baby in the most fulfilling way possible. In this book you'll find answers to virtually every question you have on breastfeeding, including topics such as:

  • The benefits of breastfeeding
  • Pumps and other nursing products
  • Medications
  • Nursing multiples
  • Weaning
  • Sick babies
  • Nipplephobia
  • And much more

Ina May's Guide to Breastfeeding is filled with helpful advice, medical facts, and real-life stories that will help you understand how and why breastfeeding works and how you can use it to more deeply connect with your baby and your own body. Whether you're planning to nurse for the first time or are looking for the latest, most up-to-date expert advice available, you couldn't hope to find a better guide than Ina May.

©2009 Ina May Gaskin (P)2016 Tantor

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Very helpful and with humorous stories

Loved this audio book. learned a lot and got to listen to some really good stories along the way. I highly recommend this one to anyone on the fence about breastfeeding or just looking for more information on the subject like I was.

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Informative & Thorough

Super thorough with troubleshooting. I like that the book also touched on other areas of the postpartum journey.

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Definitely a must read

Very informative and the speaker is pleasant to listen to. Wish I'd found it before birth.

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Incredible and beyond

That was far beyond what I ever would have expected learning. Thank you for all of the great info.
I’m feeling more prepared now and excited for this new chapter and journey of life.
Thanks again 🌸💪

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  • Kim
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very informative and based on experience!

loved it! Breastfeeding was going great and still I learned tips and tricks that have helped me along our journey of breastfeeding. truly recommend it to anyone breastfeeding or thinking of breastfeeding.

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