Breastfeeding: Support, Challenges, and Benefits

Breastfeeding: Support, Challenges, and Benefits : Provide Clinical Breastfeeding Support, Mitigate Challenges, and Discover Developmental Benefits

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Pediatric Collections offers what you need to know - original, focused research in a snapshot approach. This print compendium of AAP editor-curated articles provides quick access to the latest, most salient studies to give a better understanding of the individual and public health effects of breastfeeding. Optimal breastfeeding practices-defined as exclusive breastfeeding through 6 months of age followed by continued breastfeeding with introduction of solid foods, save lives and have profound significance on an individual's health for their entire life. This collection offers the latest information to understand the challenges that breastfeeding mothers face and to support them. Other topics covered include cultural disparities and changing societal and lifestyle factors that affect breastfeeding patterns. This collection will help caregivers to better educate parents on the multitude of benefits for breastfeeding including disease reduction and cognitive and developmental advantages.

A free ""Breastfeeding Support, Challenges, and Benefits"" infographic poster is included as a bonus to ordering this print collection.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 168 pages
  • 216 x 279 x 5.08mm | 362.87g
  • Elk Grove Village, United States
  • English
  • 1610021843
  • 9781610021845

Table of contents

How to Establish a Breastfeeding-Friendly Pediatric Office
AAP News Original Publication April 17, 2017
The Breastfeeding-Friendly Pediatric Office Practice
From the American Academy of Pediatrics Original Publication May 1, 2017
Get Comfortable With Giving Breastfeeding Support
Journals Blog Original Publication August 24, 2017
The Pediatrician's Role in Encouraging Exclusive Breastfeeding
Article Original Publication August 1, 2017
Study Looks at Trends in Breastfeeding Attitudes, Counseling Practices
AAP News Original Publication November 6, 2017
When It Comes to Having a Positive Attitude About Breastfeeding Success, Pediatricians Have Some Work to Do
Journals Blog Original Publication October 2, 2017
Pediatrician Competency in Breastfeeding Support Has Room for Improvement
Commentary Original Publication October 1, 2017
National Trends in Pediatricians' Practices and Attitudes About Breastfeeding: 1995 to 2014
Article Original Publication October 1, 2017
Measuring Breastfeeding Success
Journals Blog Original Publication June 26, 2017
Variation in Formula Supplementation of Breastfed Newborn Infants in New York Hospitals
Article Original Publication July 1, 2017
Fathers, Coparenting, and Breastfeeding
AAP Grand Rounds Original Publication May 1, 2015
Coparenting Breastfeeding Support and Exclusive Breastfeeding: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Article Original Publication January 1, 2015
New Ways of Understanding Disparities in Rates of Breastfeeding
Journals Blog Original Publication July 28, 2016
Racial and Ethnic Differences in Breastfeeding
Article Original Publication July 1, 2016
Changing Societal and Lifestyle Factors and Breastfeeding Patterns Over Time
Article Original Publication May 1, 2016
Impact of Prolonged Breastfeeding on Dental Caries: A Population-Based Birth Cohort Study
Article Original Publication July 1, 2017
Breastfeeding and Improved Cognitive/Noncognitive Development: Does the Effect Last Post Infancy and Toddlerhood?
Journals Blog Original Publication March 27, 2017
Breastfeeding: What Do We Know, and Where Do We Go From Here?
Commentary Original Publication April 1, 2017
Breastfeeding, Cognitive and Noncognitive Development in Early Childhood: A Population Study
Article Original Publication April 1, 2017
Study: Breastfeeding for at Least 2 months Decreases Risk of SIDS
AAP News Original Publication October 30, 2017
Duration of Breastfeeding and Risk of SIDS: An Individual Participant Data Meta-analysis
Review Article Original Publication November 1, 2017
Another Great Reason to Breastfeed: Decreased Risk of Kawasaki Disease
Journals Blog Original Publication May 25, 2016
Breastfeeding and Risk of Kawasaki Disease: A Nationwide Longitudinal Survey in Japan
Article Original Publication May 1, 2016
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About American Academy of Pediatrics AAP

The American Academy of Pediatrics is an organization of 67,000 primary care pediatricians, pediatric medical subspecialists and pediatric surgical specialists dedicated to the health, safety and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. The AAP is the largest pediatric publisher in the world, with a diverse list of resources that includes essential clinical and practice management titles and award-winning books for parents.
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