“Being at the breast reminds the baby of being in the womb: there’s that familiar heartbeat and soothing voice, as well as the warmth and comfort. And that makes the transition to the outside world a little easier.”
― Jack Newman, Dr. Jack Newman’s Guide to Breastfeeding: updated edition
Dr. Jack Newman is the founder and first pediatrician of the International Breastfeeding Centre.
He has been helping breastfeeding mothers and babies for over 38 years.
Jack Newman is a Canadian physician specializing in breastfeeding support and advocacy.
He has written articles, books and produced videos about breastfeeding distributed through breastfeeding resource centers and websites.
On Jack Newman’s website you will find many multi language information sheets and videos.