Glued binding. 304 p. Audience: General/trade.
From the Publisher
There are many reasons women bottlefeed their child. Some are
health-related. Some are driven by other needs. Yet, the decision
not to breastfeed is very difficult to make. Not only do mothers
have to deal with their own emotions, but society has stigmatized
those who bottlefeed. Now, in this practical book you will find the
answers that will help you make the best choice for you and your
Written by a mother of two, When Breastfeeding Is Not
an Option will help you make an informed, personal
decision. It will give you information in a cool and calm manner,
far from the noise of superstition, political correctness, and
unscientific mythology. Inside, you''ll find insights from a number
of experts and personal stories from mothers who have been
there-information that you won''t find anywhere else,
• Breast or Bottle: Which Is Best for You?
A Quiz for Expectant Mothers
• A cost and nutrition comparison of formula brands
• How to choose the right bottles and nipples
• Tips about the proper storage, transportation, and heating and
cooling of formula
• The ups and downs of juggling employment and infant feeding
• How to go about weaning your child
• And much more
When Breastfeeding Is Not an Option is a
supportive and reassuring guide to making a well-informed decision
about how to feed your infant.
About the Author
Peggy Robin is the author of How to Be a Successful
Fertility Patient and Outwitting Toddlers. She is the
mother ot two daughters, one breastfed, one bottlefed.