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Judith Lauwers’s Quick Reference for the Lactation Professional, Second Edition “is a wealth of knowledge”

Judith Lauwers’s Quick Reference for the Lactation Professional, Second Edition has received another rave review. Mechell R. Turner, MEd, CCH, CD, writes in Clinical Lactation that the portable size makes it easy to “fit into a large lab coat pocket … Continue reading

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Review: Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician, Fourth Edition by Marsha Walker is “an extensive volume of evidence-based information”

In a new review of Marsha Walker’s Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician: Using the Evidence, Fourth Edition for Clinical Lactation, Heather D. Leopold, RN, LMT, writes that, “In a world where mothers are often pitted against each other, lactation is particularly … Continue reading

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Catherine Watson Genna’s Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants, Third Edition “should become part of the IBCLC preparatory canon”

Catherine Watson Genna’s highly regarded Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants, Third Edition just received an outstanding new review in Clinical Lactation. According to Karen Meade, BS, MA, RN, IBCLC, LCCE, CPST, “This book offers a wealth of clearly written information … Continue reading

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Review: Marsha Walker’s Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician, Fourth Edition is “a good reference for detailed lactation and breastfeeding guidance”

The praise keeps on coming for Breastfeeding Management for the Clinician: Using the Evidence, Fourth Edition by Marsha Walker. Earlier this year, it was awarded Third Place in the 2016 AJN Book of the Year Awards in the Maternal-Child Health … Continue reading

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Review: Quick Reference for the Lactation Professional, Second Edition “provides excellent up-to-date information”

Great news to share– Quick Reference for the Lactation Professional, Second Edition by Judith Lauwers just received a 4-star review. According to Judy M. Comeaux, DNP, ARNP/PNP,CRNI, from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health, writing for Doody’s … Continue reading

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Quick Reference for the Lactation Professional, Second Edition Is Here

Have you been looking for a current, trusted, and accessible resource for working with breastfeeding women and their families? We just published Quick Reference for the Lactation Professional, Second Edition by Judith Lauwers. An invaluable tool for clinicians, educators, students, … Continue reading

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Jones & Bartlett Learning Wins 2015 AJN Book of the Year Award

We are so proud to announce that Counseling the Nursing Mother: A Lactation Consultant’s Guide, Sixth Edition by Judith Lauwers and Anna Swisher was just awarded second place in the 2015 AJN Book of the Year Awards Maternal-Child Nursing/Childbirthing category. … Continue reading

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Happy World Breastfeeding Week

It’s World Breastfeeding Week! Coordinated by the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) and celebrated in more than 176 countries, World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) recognizes the importance of promoting breastfeeding worldwide. This year’s theme is “Breastfeeding and Work: Let’s Make … Continue reading

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New Edition: Counseling the Nursing Mother: A Lactation Consultant’s Guide

Counseling the Nursing Mother: A Lactation Consultant’s Guide, Sixth Edition by Judith Lauwers and Anna Swisher is here. Written from a teaching perspective, it presents topics within a counseling framework with practical suggestions and evidence-based information interwoven throughout. Completely updated … Continue reading

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Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants, Second Edition is “a must-have on the shelf”

Have you been wondering what some of your peers think about Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants, Second Edition by Catherine Watson Genna? We found out! Take a look at some of their feedback: “…one of the first lactation texts … Continue reading

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