Women’s Health Today

Praeclarus Press: Excellence in Women's Health

Welcome to Women’s Health Today

Introduction to Women's Health Today from Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, PhD, IBCLC, FAPA.

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Caring for Yourself While Caring for Others – Dr. Kathleen Kendall-Tackett – DMC 2016 Disaster Ministry Conference 2016 Dr. Kendall-Tackett is a health psychologist and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, and the Owner and Editor-in-Chief of Praeclarus Press, a small press specializing in women's health. Dr. Kendall-Tackett is Editor-in-Chief of two peer-reviewed journals... Continue Reading →

Postpartum Awareness Month sale

May is Postpartum Awareness Month. As such we are offering a deal on some of our best maternity and postpartum titles. Use the code Aware on and get 20% off any of the following titles. Code: Aware A Breastfeeding-Friendly... Continue Reading →

Answers to 5 Common Questions about Baby’s Sleep

Kathleen Kendall-Tackett asks sleep expert Wendy Middlemiss 5 questions about babies' sleep that all parents want the answers to.

How to Come to Terms with a Difficult Birth

What makes a birth experience difficult? What determines how a mother will feel? What you can do to resolve it.

When Postpartum Packs a Punch

"First I had a baby. Then I felt crazy."

Do Science Like a Girl

Kathleen Kendall-Tackett on feminism in breastfeeding research methods.

Upcoming Book: From Bump to Grind

Hey Everyone, This is just a quick post to let you all know about our upcoming title From Bump to Grind: The Secret Scoop on Labor, Delivery, and Early Motherhood by Sarah Checcone. Look forward to a release date in the very... Continue Reading →

Does Pitocin Lower Mother’s Risk of Depression and Anxiety?

Does Synthetic Oxytocin Lower Mothers’ Risk of Postpartum Depression and Anxiety? A Review of a Recent Study by Kroll-Desrosiers et al. Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, PhD, IBCLC, FAPA and Kerstin Uvnas-Moberg, MD, PhD Kroll-Desrosiers, A.R., Nephew, B.C., Babb, J.A., Guilarte-Walker, Y., Moore... Continue Reading →

Why Breastfeeding Protects Mental Health

Watch Kathleen Kendall-Tackett's video about how breastfeeding protects a mother's mental health.

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