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Usage examples for lactation

  1. In cases of extreme delicacy of constitution, lactation will often produce the worst effects. – Remarks on the Subject of Lactation by Edward Morton
  2. Typically, the secretion of milk begins the third day after delivery; yet in perfectly normal patients it may appear as early as the second or as late as the fifth, and occasionally lactation does not begin until the baby is more than a week old. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  3. Formerly there was ascribed to the ovaries, in a lump and without qualification, an absolute despotism over the specifically feminine functions of menstruation, gestation, parturition, and lactation – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  4. It may be detected in the sweat, the saliva, the bronchial secretion, and, during lactation in the milk. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  5. For while the male bears the brunt of the struggle with environment, for his own and for survival of his mate and offspring, upon the female falls the biological stress of pregnancy and lactation and the material cares of upbringing. – Feminism and Sex-Extinction by Arabella Kenealy
  6. Other pertinent clinical facts also lend weight to the opinion that the activity of the breasts, more technically called lactation should not only prevent menstruation but also hinder the ripening of egg- cells in the ovary. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  7. Their large breasts were said to be capable of lactation – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  8. Strange to say, there are, moreover, in the human male, organs concerned with the strictly female function of lactation – Feminism and Sex-Extinction by Arabella Kenealy
  9. Since menstruation appears so frequently during lactation it cannot be considered abnormal. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  10. So far as possible, therefore, the taking of medicine should be limited during lactation and certainly no drug should be employed without the advice of a physician. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  11. Lactation does not correct such an individual peculiarity, and a nursing mother who knows she possesses it will act accordingly. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  12. In the great majority of instances this function is re- established before lactation ends. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  13. More enlarged experience, however, has now convinced me, that not only are ill effects occasioned in children when lactation is protracted to a very unusual extent, but that they occur sometimes, when its duration has been merely a few months beyond what I conceive is right. – Remarks on the Subject of Lactation by Edward Morton
  14. The bruised leaves applied externally will serve to soften hard breasts early in lactation and to resolve the glands in nursing, when they become knotty and painful, with a threatened abscess. – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie
  15. Better nourishment for the mother, it has seemed, would render her more capable of successful lactation and would decrease or even eliminate badly executed artificial feeding, and would therefore reduce the death rate among the babies. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons

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