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breastfeeding techniques

VOLUME 1 - FIRST ATTACHMENT
By Kittie Frantz, RN, CPNP-PC

A must for the perfect start in breast feeding. The first in this series clearly shows the theory of proper attachment which actually prevents nipple soreness! The technique is then demonstrated live with a mother and baby. The technique shown is so simple that new mothers learn it readily & have immediate success. The DVD INCLUDES the additional holds everyone has been asking for… the Side-Hold & Opposite-Hand-Hold!  It also includes a section on BABY SELF ATTACHES

DVD - ISBN 1-885748-76-0

Running time: 14 minutes

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VOLUME 2 - FIRST ATTACHMENT IN BED
By Kittie Frantz, RN, CPNP-PC

 
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This video EXPANDS what is learned in Volume One to the reclining position. The full text of the American Academy of Pediatrics Guidelines on Co-sleeping indicates they feel it is only dangerous if you fall into any of the following categories: parents over 600 lbs, waterbed, pets & siblings already there, alcoholic or drug user. His video shows PROPER BODY ALIGNMENT to new mothers in a COMFORTABLE position. I ncludes LIVE DEMONSTRATIONS on how to roll over and switch breasts in bed. The emphasis is on a RESTFUL FIRST START! Breastfeeding in bed makes NIGHT FEEDINGS EASY!

DVD - ISBN 1-885748-82-5

THIS DVD INCLUDES BOTH VOLUME 2 AND VOLUME 3 (LISTED BELOW)

Running time: 41 minutes (Two - 15 Min, Three- 26 Min)

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DVD - First Attachment In Bed AND First Attachment After A Cesarean
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VOLUME 3 - FIRST ATTACHMENT AFTER A CESAREAN
By Kittie Frantz, RN, CPNP-PC

 
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This video EXPANDS positioning to the reclining position. The full text of the American Academy of Pediatrics Guidelines on Co-sleeping indicates they feel it is only dangerous if you fall into any of the following categories: parents over 600 lbs, waterbed, pets & siblings already there, alcoholic or drug user. Showing PROPER BODY ALIGNMENT to new mothers in a COMFORTABLE position it also includes the special needs of women who have had a Cesarean birth in the Volume 3 of this series.

A perfect take home video for early discharge after a Cesarean birth for relaxed learning at home.  By showing how to turn over slowly in bed with the baby, self care is promoted.  The film includes two different ways of holding the baby are shown in the sitting position.

THIS DVD IS INCLUDED IN THE DVD FOR VOLUME 2 ABOVE

Running time: 41 minutes (Two - 15 Min, Three- 26 Min)

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VOLUME 4 - BURPING THE BABY
By Kittie Frantz, RN, CPNP-PC

 
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"Do breastfeeding babies need to be burped?" By showing the baby's signs of when they need to be burped, Mom and Dad won't have to guess. This video has Four techniques of burping clearly demonstrated.

What a great gift for dad! Saves nursery staff instruction time too. Wonderful for parenting classes or instruction in a doctor's office.

DVD - ISBN 1-885748-81-7

Running time: 18 minutes

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VOLUME 5 - SUCCESSFUL WORKING MOTHERS
By Kittie Frantz, RN, CPNP-PC

 
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15 successfully nursing women network in a discussion to tell you how they do it. They included a lawyer, teachers, secretary, fashion designer, letter carrier, investment banker, occupational therapist, TV technician, architect, and others. They all manage their busy schedules, work, nursing, pumping and family life differently. Families who view this will spot helpful hints that fit right into their own lifestyle! Should you start off with a bottle? Mothers' opinions on breast pumping. What are the techniques in managing a milk supply? These successful nursing, working women talk candidly on these issues. Ideal for quiet home viewing.

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VOLUME 6 - HAND EXPRESSION
By Kittie Frantz, RN, CPNP-PC

 
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This film is a step-by-step instruction of how to hand express milk. Women learn this technique in one viewing! Wonderful for mothers of premature babies, teaching in the NICU, working women who are breastfeeding & women using electric or hand pumps who want to learn how to boost their milk supply.

Two step-by-step methods of hand expression with a live demonstration highlighting the theory of why this works. Touching on ideas for collection and methods for storage.

DVD - ISBN# 1-885748-77-9

Running time: 18 minutes

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VOLUME 7 - SUPPLEMENTAL NURSING SYSTEM™
By Kittie Frantz, RN, CPNP-PC

 
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This film demonstrates the feeding tube device that makes breastfeeding possible in many special situations. Including breastfeeding the adopted infant, cleft lip or palate baby, infants with cardiac problems, babies with mild neurological problems, sick infants, premature infants, babies who are a little slow at building their suckling skills or simply to re-establish breastfeeding after an untimely weaning.

Watch how the tube positions at the breast to help the infant learn to nurse. Great for staff development! Learn how to set it up easily with breast milk or formula. Easy cleaning instructions. Pick up hints on all the variability this device has to make breastfeeding successful. Great to send home with a family for home viewing, after the device has been set up for the family in the clinical setting.

DVD - ISBN 1-885748-83-3

Running time: 23 minutes

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VOLUME 8 - THE FIRST WEEK
By Kittie Frantz, RN, CPNP-PC

 
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The first video to use the new American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines!

Ideal for home viewing as parents watch Kittie Frantz (a pediatric nurse practitioner), make a house call to examine a four day old infant and answer all of mother's typical panic questions. Perfect for early discharge programs to reinforce the discharge instructions parents often have trouble remembering or understanding. This positive video is sure to get breastfeeding off to a great start!

Running time: 25 minutes

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GETTING TO KNOW YOUR BABY
with The First Week
By Kittie Frantz, RN, CPNP-PC

 
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Get two films in one! Getting to Know Your Baby AND The First Week, Volume 8 in the series.

Ever wonder what the doctor is doing and why, when your newborn is examined? In Getting To Know Your Baby see Kittie Frantz explain the unique newborn and how he is wondrously made for breast feeding. This Clinical Assessment of a normal newborn covers baby head-to-toe and the explanations will amaze you. Do you know why babies sneeze? Why does she like to keep her fists by her mouth? Did you know how important his reflexes are for breast feeding?

The First Week is a video that addresses the new family's concerns about managing breastfeeding during baby's first week. How often should I breastfeed the baby? Should feeding be on a schedule? How can I tell if she is getting enough breast milk? Should we limit feedings to prevent nipple soreness? Why does he feed so much at night? Are her dirty diapers normal color? What can I do about feeling so tired?

Perfect for early discharge programs to reinforce the discharge instructions parents often have trouble remembering or understanding. This positive video is sure to get breastfeeding off to a great start!

DVD - ISBN# 1-885748-73-6

Running time: 25/56 minutes

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