Breast Feeding and Contraception

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPregnancy in the Obese Woman
Subtitle of host publicationClinical Management
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)9781405196482
StatePublished - Feb 18 2011
Externally publishedYes


  • Breast feeding and contraception
  • Breastfeeding, short- and long-term effects - on postpartum women's weight
  • Clinical lactation support - for obese postpartum women
  • Depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (injection) DMPA - effective contraceptive, side-effects being weight gain
  • Obese women, and co-morbid conditions - developing pregnancy-related diseases
  • Obesity impact on breastfeeding - obesity and reduced breastfeeding incidence
  • Obesity, effects on contraception - contraceptives, effects on women's weight
  • Obesity, effects on woman's fertility - and hormonal irregularities
  • Postpartum contraceptive and breastfeeding counseling - intense in women
  • Weight changes with oral contraceptives (OCs) - excessive weight gain in taking OCs

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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