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    Re: Need help please!

    I know that you don't get as much when you pump as babies can get, but when I pump I get around 2oz from each breast. She never takes both breasts and doesn't even seem to empty one. So I'm assuming...
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    Need help please!

    My LO is 2 weeks and 3 days old and we are struggling with breastfeeding. She was born 6lbs 11oz. Her lowest was 6lbs 4oz. At her 2 week appointment she was 6lbs 15oz. She has plenty of wet diapers a...
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    Re: Bottle Preference

    The LC is go to recommends the playtex ventaire bottles (not the wide neck). Thats what my LO uses, but I only pump.
  4. Re: Is there something wrong with my milk?

    So I tasted it and it was definitely sour not sweet. No wonder he doesnt want it. What does that mean?
  5. Re: Is there something wrong with my milk?

    How much weight did he lose to cause supplementing?
    He weighed 6 lbs 3 oz when he was born and is down 9 oz. The pediatrician is very pro breastfeeding and said he normally doesnt recommend...
  6. Re: Is there something wrong with my milk?

    Im still trying to nurse him, but hes having difficulties latching on. I gave him the breast milk about 45 min after I pumped it. I havent tasted. This might sound bad, but for some reason it really...
  7. Re: Is there something wrong with my milk?

    If he has just formula he will take 2 ounces. With the breastmilk I got about 1.5 ounces and I barely got him to drink it all. It seems like he is preferring the formula. I wasnt sure about mixing it...
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    Re: 3 day old latching, but not sucking

    Ive tried everything to keep him awake! I posted another thread about how Im wondering if there is something wrong with my milk. Even when I pumped and bottle fed it to him, he fell asleep right away...
  9. Is there something wrong with my milk?

    The doctor has me supplementing with formula because my son had lost too much weight. He hasnt latched on since I started giving him the bottle so I started pumping. Whenever I give him the breast...
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    Re: 3 day old latching, but not sucking

    Well I took him to the doctor today for a check up. The doctor said he has lost too much weight so I need to start supplementing with formula. I dont know why, but whenever I put him to the breast he...
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    Re: 3 day old latching, but not sucking

    My milk hasnt come in yet. Im in the transitional stage. So I dont think its overwhelming him. He is still pooping the black tar stuff so I dont know if that counts towards what he is actually...
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    Re: 3 day old latching, but not sucking

    Also... Sometimes when he is on my left breast he will all of sudden start to cry. Like something starts bothering him. I check to make sure Im not holding him uncomfortably, but I cant figure out...
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    3 day old latching, but not sucking

    My 3 day old LO latches on fine so far, but he doesnt suck. I read that they should consistently suck for 10-15min with a few pauses. My LO will latch on and suck for a few seconds to get the let...
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    Re: Is it doable?

    Thank you all for the wonderful words of encouragement! I have already talked to my professors. I talked to them shortly after I found out I was pregnant. So last spring. I have two professors right...
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    Re: Is it doable?

    My husband will be home with the baby while Im gone. I plan to take the week off when I have the baby. I dont think I would be able to bring the baby to classes. During one of my classes, I meet with...
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    Is it doable?

    Im currently in the middle of a semester in graduate school. Im due Oct. 20th and my classes don't end until Dec 7th. I really want to breastfeed, but the more Ive read about it the less I think I...
  17. Re: Planning to pump and give bottle almost immediately

    I don't have any advice, but I was wondering if you could keep us updated on your situation. Im in a similar situation, due Oct. 20th, and would like any advice you have. Thanks! :D
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