'Breastfeeding in pictures' contains a series of illustrations the show many facets of breastfeeding clearly and appealingly. The drawings show basic information such as a cross-section of the breast and milk-producing cells, what happens in the baby's mouth when he drinks from the breast and feeding positions. Also included are illustrations of anatomical variations, massage techniques and aids. The edition is complemented by WHO growth curves, which can have filled in and cleared by using PVC intermediate sheets.
New in this revised version are the clear illustrations of lip ties and tongue ties. Furthermore, much attention has been paid to diversity in the illustrations, so that several target groups can hcogniz themselves in the images.'Breastfeeding in pictures' is ideally suited for providing information, both in small groups and individually. The binding keeps it neatly open during the explanation.
It provides health care professionals with a practical tool to inform parents during this special period in their lives.
The captions are in both Dutch and English.