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    Re: what else could it be (supple issues)

    My blood work all came back fine, which is really upsetting, because now I don't know what is causing the low supply and why I am not responding to herbals. :cry
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    Re: what else could it be (supple issues)

    I noticed a decrease in my supply when LO was about 4 mos old, He is now 8mos old.

    Thanks for the links. They were very helpful (especially the pumping with the hands, I will defiently give that a...
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    what else could it be (supple issues)

    Currently for the last two weeks this is what I have been taking

    Flaxseed oil (1 cap two times daily)
    brewers yeast (5 tabs three times a day)
    prenatal vitamin (1 tab daily)
    chlorophyll (2 tabs...
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    Re: Relearning to latch

    Sorry she wasn't as co-opertive as you would have hoped. I have tried the SNS feeder as well (trying to relactate the left side) and LO wants nothing of it. My only suggestion would be to make an...
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    Re: Breastfeeding problems, need advice!

    The only thing that I can come up with is that maybe the duct is clogged and that is why it becomes hard after feeding. If it is clogged and milk tries to flow down it will get trapped causing the...
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    Re: Breastfeeding problems, need advice!

    Best advice I got was to use hot packs (heating pad) on the breast that is infected before nursing or pumping, this allows the ducks to expand and help in empting the breast. Take tylenol or...
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    Re: Unequal breasts

    Here is the link to the direct topic you mentioned. http://www.kellymom.com/bf/concerns/mom/lopsided.html

    Thanks for mentioning it too! I too have unequal sides due to a bad wound and some...
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    Re: lo sqeezes my breast

    I think when he was about 5 mos old he started. Around 6 mos he started 'playing' with them (pulling at it, scratching, pinching, hitting, poking, screamed at it, blew raspberrys, and today just...
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    Re: lo sqeezes my breast

    My lo does the same thing. A lactation consultant told me that they are basically doing breast compressions this helps to get the milk out. She mentioned that it is an instictive thing that babies...
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    Re: An ongoing battle with my supply

    I haven't spoken with any local leaders. I have only visited the Lac consult at a local hospital a handful of times. I am feeding on the low side with every feed during daytime hours (dream feed on...
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    Re: ocassional pain while nursing

    I have only noticed it 4 times within this month. It is only on the right breast (not much of a supply in the left). Feeding one I noticed it to be in the middle of the breast and it didn't move....
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    ocassional pain while nursing

    I have noticed from time to time that when I nurse it feels like I am being electrocuted inside my breast. It doesn't last the entire feed, just for a short period. I have noticed it to happen more...
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    Re: An ongoing battle with my supply

    I often read that some will have an over supply, how did they get an over supply? What did they do differently then most? I must say I wish I had an over supply though, much better then having an...
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    Re: An ongoing battle with my supply

    On the left side (the one without much supple) I am lucky to get him to nurse that side for no more then 5 minutes. He will pull off after about a minute and then I put him back this will go on for...
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    An ongoing battle with my supply

    :hello Hi everyone. First post for me. So that makes me a newbie. My name is Tobi. I am a mom to two boys: Nathan almost 6yrs (BF for a few weeks, FTM syndrome and not knowing what I was doing I...
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