Secondary Source Book on breastfeeding

Here’s a book i came across written by two professionals named Dr Jack Newman and Teresa Pitman. A credited Doctor who advocates for women who breastfeed.

DR. Jack Newman’s is a Toronto pediatrician who has practiced medicine since 1970. In 1984 he established the first hospital-based breastfeeding clinic in Canada

Teresa is the author or coauthor of 12 other books on parenting topics, including most recently, the eighth edition of The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding. She is the mother of four breastfed children, and the grandmother of six breastfed children.

“Breastfeeding is important.It is worth the effort to overcome difficulties so that it can succeed.Because it’s important, we need to change our medical system and our society so that breastfeeding becomes easier and the norm new” .. Author, J. N., & Author, T. P. (May 1 2014). Guide to breastfeeding (intro12). Retrieved from

This book is very resourceful for mothers healthcare workers, mid-wife’s, anybody who is interested in breastfeeding. It may come across a bit overbearing, but overall has good reviews on how amazing the book is.

A reviewer has even called it the bible of breastfeeding.

The book can be purchased for a good price on amazon there you can read up on it,and read other peoples reviews on the whole book in general.


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