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    Nursing toddler and cow's milk

    So I nurse my 17.5 month old about 5x a day. Wake up, before nap, after nap, bedtime, and at least once during the night.

    I haven't been giving her anything but water to drink during the day. She...
  2. Re: Last night, nursing my 2 year old...

    Aww, so sweet. I hope he feels better soon. :lol
  3. Re: everybody tell me shes almost 2 stop nursing!

    You are doing a great job! IMHO, Keep nursing!!!! My goal is two years this time too, but maybe more, who knows!!

    The world average is way more than 2 years. It does start to feel taboo, but you...
  4. Re: I need help with breastfeeding please

    :hug Hi Momma and congrats on your new DS! Your post made me cry. I remember the beginning, it was soooo hard!! Please watch the Dr. Jack Newman vidoes that sch.mommy posted. I watched them over and...
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    Funny bra story

    I went to take a shower the other night and realized I had my nursing sleep/lounge bra on BACKWARDS! I had it on for either 24 or 48 hours that way! You think I might have noticed at one feeding or...
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    Re: bra issues

    Thanks for all your responses. I am glad I am not the only one. I bet I do have the wrong size bras. I live in a dinky town where I really can't buy nursing bras unless Walmart has something...
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    Re: bra issues

    I should have mentioned, these are NOT underwires. I would never wear one while BF or not. One is a soft cup from Walmart and the other two are just ones from Motherhood Maternity.

    Don't...
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    bra issues

    Does anyone have any issues with wearing nursing bras? I can wear a sleep/loose bra all day with no problems? But when I try to wear a real bra, I feel like I fill up really fast. I also feel a...
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    Re: Competing with his fists

    I feel ya momma! I just told DD she wasn't going to get much milk out of the boobies on the end of her arms!! :lol

    It does get to be a wrestling match at feeding time. They are so strong too. I...
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    Re: sad beyond belief

    :hug I feel so bad for you. I know what nursing hell feels like, but not gaining weight at 7 weeks must feel horrific. I am so sorry. It sucks to feel like you are neglecting your other kids and...
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    Re: Tips for losing Nipple Shield

    That article says: The average breastfed baby doubles birth weight by 3-4 months.

    Really, what if said baby was born weighing 10lbs+??? My DD1 had doubled her weight at 3 months but I don't think...
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    Re: Tips for losing Nipple Shield

    Thanks ladies. The LLL leader thought we were doing pretty good and my nipples are looking good. She gave me a few tips and said the book suggest weight gain of 4 ounces a week at 4 months. We are...
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    Re: Tips for losing Nipple Shield

    I think the sandwich tech is working very good for us. When she really fusses I squeeze milk at her and rub nipple on top lip and then shove it in when she opens.

    How much do I worry about her...
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    Tips for losing Nipple Shield

    16 week old DD is 14lb6oz. Been on breast shield and SNS (at breast) almost whole time. I have had mastitis twice and we just finished having ear infections and sinus issues. We are both still...
  15. Mastitis again and again and again

    Hi, LO is 14 weeks and I have had mastitis three times since Nov 15. I took abx the first two times. I finished abx on Monday and started feeling the same lump on my left breast that same evening. It...
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    Re: Mastitis and Supply

    found this:

    http://family.go.com/parentpedia/baby/breastfeeding-basics_complications/breastfeeding-mastitis/

    "Be prepared for a temporary decrease in supply in the affected breast.
    Once the...
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    Mastitis and Supply

    My supply is usually on the high side. I did have one weekend where it went real low and had to supplement with formula. (I know this b/c I pump and give DD it though SNS.) So then I did everything...
  18. Re: Just started pushing away/chewing hands

    My 7.5 wk old just started doing this as well. Looking forward to reading responses.

    Thanks.
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    Re: Injured breast/pain help?

    Thanks girls. I think you are right about mastitis. The underside of my injured breast is now bright red, breast is huge, and after I pump the nipple and area around where pump was is swollen. It is...
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    Injured breast/pain help?

    DD2 is 7.5 weeks. We use nipple shield and pump and use SNS.

    My 3yo accidentally gave me a WWF elbow to the breast last night (seven hours ago). I was laying on the couch and she was climbing and...
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    Re: Painfull let down..

    I was just wondering the same thing. My letdown is painful. If I am not feeding DD2, I feel strong tingling painful sensation for about a minute. It makes me grab myself and hold on until it is over....
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    sns with breast shield

    I am a second time mom to a 16 day old girl. I nursed DD1 for 18 months with no problems. It was heaven!! I had enough milk to feed ten babies.

    But now I am having all kinds of problems. DD2 was...
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