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Recommended Books For Lactation Students and Professionals

Reading list for select books

Add to your library with these recommended books and resources for peer counselors, lactation consultants, and health care professionals that work with breastfeeding and chestfeeding families.

Note to LER students using lesson or LERqbank page references: only select books have corresponding page numbers in the print and ebook versions. We only recommend the eBook if the feature list states that both versions have the same page numbers.

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Breastfeeding and Human Lactation
 
 
Human Lactation Book Cover
 
 
 
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Recommended
Breastfeeding Answers
Interdisciplinary Lactation Care Book Cover
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valid at Nancy Mohrbacher Solutions.
 
Recommended
Core Curriculum for
Interdisciplinary Lactation Care
 
 
Interdisciplinary Lactation Care Book Cover
 
 
 
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The Breastfeeding Atlas:
Seventh Edition
The Breastfeeding Atlas Seventh Addition Cover
 
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Breastfeeding: A Guide for the Medical Profession
 
Breasfeeding A Guide for the Medical Profession Book Cover
 
 
Melanated Mammary Atlas

Melanated Mammory Atlas

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Hale's Medications
& Mothers' Milk
Hale Medications and Mothers Milk
 
 
 
 
 
Breastfeeding Management
for the Clinician:
Using the Evidence
Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician:Using the Evidence book cover
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The following books can be purchased in any order so if you have limited funds you may select the least expensive first:
 
Legal and Ethical Issues for the IBCLC
Legal and Ethical Issues for the IBCLC
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Supporting Sucking Skills
in Breastfeeding Infants
Supporting Sucking Skills In Breastfeeding Infants Book Cover
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Lactation: A foundational Strategy for Health Promotion
Supporting Sucking Skills In Breastfeeding Infants Book Cover
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Therapeutic Guide to Herbal Medicines
The Complete German Commission E Monographs - Therapeutic Guide To Herbal Medicines Book Cover
 
Making More Milk
Making More Milk Book Cover
 
 
Breastfeeding Without Birthing
Breastfeeding Without Birthing Book Cover
 
 
The Womanly Art
of Breastfeeding
The Womanly Art Of Breastfeeding Book Cover
 
 
The Politics of Breastfeeding: When Breasts are Bad for Business
The Politics of Breastfeeding When Breasts Are Bad For Business Book Cover
 
 
Counseling the Nursing Mother:
A Lactation Consultant's Guide
Counseling the Nursing Mother
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Safe Infant Sleep: Expert Answers to your Co-sleeping Questions
The Nursing Mother's Herbal Book Cover
 
The Nursing Mother's Herbal
The Nursing Mother's Herbal Book Cover
 
Selecting and Using Breastfeeding Tools:
Improving Care and Outcomes
Selecting and Using Breastfeeding Tools Book Cover
 
 
Hale & Hartmann's Textbook of
Human Lactation
Textbook of Human Lactation Book Cover
 
 
 
Milk, Money, and Madness:
The Culture and Politics
of Breastfeeding
Milk, Money, and Madness: The Culture and Politics of Breastfeeding Book Cover
 
 
 
Impact of Birthing Practices
on Breastfeeding
Impact of Birthing Practices on Breastfeeding
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