Hale & Hartmann's Textbook Of Human Lactation

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Item#: 9780826160096
Edition 01
Author Hale & Hartmann
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Written by many of the world's leading lactation experts, theTextbook of Human Lactationincorporates evidence-based scientific knowledge to address key topics of importance in
eastfeeding such as Anatomy and Biochemistry, Immunobiology, Breastfeeding Management in Infant and Mother, Maternal and Infant Nutrition, and Medications and Breastfeeding.Specific and detailed information is provided on the following:Complete description of the anatomy and physiology of the lactating
eastDetailed explanation of the immunobiology of human milkDescription of difficult syndromes and conditions in the infant and
eastfeeding mother, and how to overcome these challengesThorough discussion of the of the emotional and physiological component of
eastfeeding, especially as it relates to mother/infant co-sleepingDetailed description of the nutritional competition and components of human milkExplanation of the science of drug transport into human milk, and the use of medications in
eastfeeding mothersDiscusses
eastfeeding in the context of important topics such as infertility, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), vitamin D, birth spacing, and family planning.