Breastfeeding - The Art and Science of Lactation

By: Ed. Dr Amrita Sarkar
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ISBN: 9789391734282
Year: 2021
Binding: Hardbound
Language: English
Total Pages: 446

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Part I: Breastfeeding and the Mother

1 Breastfeeding Perspectives, Practices, and Trends over Time

2 Anatomy of the Breast

3 Physiological Changes During Lactation

4 Hormonal Control on Breast Milk Production

5 Breast Milk: Biochemical Aspects

6 Early Initiation of Breastfeeding and its Importance

7 Sensory Processing Difficulties and its Impact on Breastfeeding

8 Breastfeeding Mother’s Nutritional Guide.                                                                                                                       

9 Maternal Needs during Lactation

10 Enhancement and Suppression of Breast Milk

11 Position and Attachment

12 Feeding and Caring for Multiples

13 Pathologies of the Breast During Lactation

14 Substance Use during Lactation

15 Breastfeeding in Working Mothers

16 Breastfeeding in Public Places

17 When Breastfeeding is Contraindicated or Inadvisable

18 Successful Breastfeeding in Specific Situations

19 Breastmilk Expression and Storage

Part II: Breastfeeding and the Child

20 Development of Oral Cavity of the Newborn

21 Reflexes in a Neonate and the Significance of Burping

22 Sleep and Breastfeeding

23 Artificial Feeding in Infants

24 Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF)

25 Lactose Intolerance

26 Inter-Relationship of Infant Feeding and Dentistry

27 Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC)

28 Breastfeeding in Infants with Oro-facial defects

29 Breastfeeding in Childhood Illnesses

Part III: Other Related Aspects

30 Role of Lactation Professionals

31 Human Milk Bank and Donation

32 Infant Milk Substitute (IMS) Act

33 Breastfeeding Experiences from Rwanda, East Africa

Part IV: Frequently Asked Questions

34 Myths and Misconceptions about Breastfeeding – Debunked!

A Note from the Scientific Committee Chairman 
List of Scientific Committee Member 
List of Reviewers 
List of Contributors