How Weaning Happens

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La Leche League International, 1999 - Health & Fitness - 156 pages
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This informative and inspirational publication considers the physical and emotional changes a mother goes through while weaning and further investigates the reasons to wean. Bengson bases her book on the questions and needs of hundreds of mothers she's counseled as an LLL Leader, helping breastfeeding families gently and lovingly complete the nursing relationship. Describes how mothers should determine for themselves when to wean despite socio-cultural and family pressures and provides various methods of weaning both gentle and loving.

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User Review  - MarinaSurette - LibraryThing

Excellent anecdotal resource describing the various methods mothers have used to wean their children from the breast, encouraging mothers to wean naturally. Great support for those of us practising extended nursing. Read full review

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User Review  - LLLMontebello - LibraryThing

Written by an LLL Leader, HOW WEANING HAPPENS includes the personal experiences of mothers who have weaned in a variety of ways. It covers the kinds of questions parents have about natural weaning ... Read full review

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