Breastfeeding

Alternative Names

Nursing; Lactation

Definition of Breastfeeding

Deciding to breastfeed is a decision only you can make. It deserves careful thought.

Review

Jennifer K. Mannheim, ARNP, Medical Staff, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Seattle Children’s Hospital; and Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 7/18/2010

Breast feeding

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