2018 Revised Edition!
A fully updated version of the Dr. Sears guide to breastfeeding, a perennial parents’ favorite for nearly two decades.
Everything You Need to Know About Nursing Your Child from Birth Through Weaning
by Martha Sears, RN and William Sears, MD
Taking a realistic, contemporary approach, the Searses bring an age-old practice completely up to date. The new edition, released October 9, 2018, includes comprehensive, reassuring, and authoritative information on:
- How to get started, including tips for latching on
- Increasing your milk supply
- Breastfeeding in absentia
- Pumps and the new technology associated with breastfeeding
- Making sure your nursing baby gets the nutrition it needs
- Nighttime breastfeeding
- Breastfeeding and fertility
- Toddler nursing and natural weaning
- And much more
Release Date: October 9, 2018
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Dr. Sears, or Dr. Bill as his “little patients” call him, has been advising busy parents on how to raise healthier families for over 40 years. He received his medical training at Harvard Medical School’s Children’s Hospital in Boston and The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, the world’s largest children’s hospital, where he was associate ward chief of the newborn intensive care unit before serving as the chief of pediatrics at Toronto Western Hospital, a teaching hospital of the University of Toronto. He has served as a professor of pediatrics at the University of Toronto, University of South Carolina, University of Southern California School of Medicine, and University of California: Irvine. As a father of 8 children, he coached Little League sports for 20 years, and together with his wife Martha has written more than 40 best-selling books and countless articles on nutrition, parenting, and healthy aging. He serves as a health consultant for magazines, TV, radio and other media, and his AskDrSears.com website is one of the most popular health and parenting sites. Dr. Sears has appeared on over 100 television programs, including 20/20, Good Morning America, Oprah, Today, The View, and Dr. Phil, and was featured on the cover of TIME Magazine in May 2012. He is noted for his science-made-simple-and-fun approach to family health.