I’ve read a lot of books about breastfeeding and these are top 3 books I’d recommend if you want to learn more about breastfeeding and find answers to common questions and problems. These books are not expensive and some of them are offered on Kindle.
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The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding
What’s Inside The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding
Real-mom wisdom on breastfeeding comfortably—from avoiding sore nipples to simply enjoying the amazing bonding experience.
New insights into old approaches toward latching and attaching, ages and stages, and answers to the most-asked questions.
Strategies for moms who choose to breastfeed for a short time or who plan to nurse for a year or more.
Reassuring information on nursing after a C-section or delivery complications.
Recent scientific data that highlight the many lifelong health benefits of breastfeeding.
Helpful tips for building your support network—at home or when back at work.
Nursing special-needs infants, premies, multiples, and how to thrive no matter what curveball life throws.
Guidance on breast health issues, weight gain, day care, colic, postpartum depression, food allergies, and medications.
The ABCs of Breastfeeding: Everything a Mom Needs to Know for a Happy Nursing Experience
What’s Inside The ABCs of Breastfeeding
From pregnancy to weaning, this helpful book will show nursing mothers how to: find a doctor who is breastfeeding-friendly; hold their baby comfortably after birth; recognize the signs that a baby wants to be fed; take necessary steps that will prevent breastfeeding difficulties; build a healthy milk supply; manage the right diet; continue breastfeeding immediately after returning to work; and, know when to stop breastfeeding. Illustrated with real-life stories from the author’s own private practice of women who have overcome common and not-so-common breastfeeding difficulties, “The ABCs of Breastfeeding” will help expectant and new mothers turn their nursing experiences into a joyful one – for themselves and their new babies.
The Nursing Mother’s Companion – 7th Edition: The Breastfeeding Book Mothers Trust, from Pregnancy through WeaningWhat’s Inside The Nursing Mother’s Companion
•How to cope with breastfeeding obstacles and challenges
• Incorporating a nursing routine into working life
• Treating postpartum headaches and nausea
• Nutritional supplements to alleviate postpartum depression
• Sharing a baby with baby (co-sleeping) and the risk of SIDS
• Introducing solid foods
• Expressing, storing, and feeding breast milk
• Reviews of breast pumps