Book – Breastfeeding Twins and Triplets

Kathryn’s book “Breastfeeding Twins and Triplets; a Guide for Professionals and Parents” is now available to buy at all good book stores.

Or from Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book guides the reader through:

Pregnancy and all the mixed feelings involved with discovering there is more than one,

Preparing to breastfeed, what to expect, milk production, latching a new baby, newborn baby behaviour and antenatal colostrum harvesting.

Premature Birth. Hand expressing, pumping, kangaroo care, transitioning baby onto the breast

Early Birth. The impact of late preterm and early term birth, first 48 hours, how to tell if baby is feeding well, what to do if they are not.

Full Term Multiples. First 48 hours, early babies reaching full term

Tandem feeding pros and cons and positions

Breastfeeding continued … takes the reader through baby behaviour, daytimes, evenings and nights, fourth trimester, fussy periods, sleep, mental health, older siblings, pumping

Common problems. An overview of things that may happen and what to do about them!

Breastfeeding Older Babies and Toddlers. Introducing solids, returning to work, nursing manners, sleep, night weaning, stopping breastfeeding, natural term breastfeeding.

Kathryn is the leading voice in her field. This valuable book is a welcome opportunity to have knowledge alongside us in our practice. Such a no-nonsense approach is gold for anyone supporting new families” Emma Pickett, IBCLC

Essential reading for parents and professionals. It is written by an experienced lactation consultant and specialist on the issues and challenges associated with feeding more than one baby” Dr Alison Spiro, breastfeeding specialist

If preparing to breastfeed twins or triplets, or already doing so, have ‘Breastfeeding Twins and Triplets’ next to you at all times. It covers almost every possible situation that may arise when breastfeeding multiples, making it a must!” M. Karen Kerfhoff Gromada, MSN, RN, IBCLC, FILCA