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Posted on August 6, 2015 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In recognition of World Breastfeeding Week, Springer Publishing Company wants to emphasize the importance of closeness and skin-to-skin contact (SSC) between mothers and their infants. In the early days of life, mothers are encouraged to prioritize breastfeeding as a means of achieving this intimacy with their babies. The following content is adapted from How to Become Mother-Friendly: Policies &...
Posted in: Public Health
Posted on January 9, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
Late preterm infants are healthier than ever thanks to advancements in health care, but breastfeeding challenges are still present.¬†Sandra Cole, RNC, IBCLC, author of ¬†Breastfeeding Challenges Made Easy for Late Preterm Infants: The Go-To- Guide for Nurses and Lactation Consultants,¬†discusses what medical professionals need to do to help ease breastfeeding challenges.   Why...
Posted in: Nursing
Posted on December 5, 2013 by Sandra Cole | 0 comments
Late preterm infants are so often misunderstood. People tend to view them as little versions of full term infants and therefore expect them to thrive without any interventions, just as older gestation infants would do. My goal as the author of a new title, Breastfeeding Challenges Made Easy for Late Preterm Infants: the Go-To Guide for Nurses and Lactation Consultants,...
Posted in: Nursing