Breastfeeding and the Working Mother


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Many support systems are available for the new mother who chooses to breastfeed. Those women who plan to return to work, however, fid little information or support to help them make the transition. Working and continuing to breastfeed can be a very satisfying experience for mother and child. Nurses are in a unique position to provide the mother with the support and information she will need to continue successfully nursing her baby after resuming her work shedule.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)201-202
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, & Neonatal Nursing
Issue number3
StatePublished - May 1981

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics
  • Critical Care
  • Maternity and Midwifery

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