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  1. Re: looks like we're going to be here for awhile

    Sorry to hear about the allergies, but it sounds like your a making a good informed decision to continue breastfeeding!!

    I had a question, I am just starting to wean my son who is a year. We are...
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    Thanks everyone - we made it!

    I just wanted to post a huge thanks to everyone on this board. We made it to a year!! From nipple yeast, to bad latch, to fast let down, to lost milk supply, this board helped my through it all!!
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    Re: Help I can't get my supply back!

    We did it!! Just wanted to update my post. Thanks for listening everyone.

    For those who might be going through a similar problem, here is what I did:

    Pumped every 3 hours during the day with...
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    Help I can't get my supply back!

    Hi,
    I have an 8 month old and recently I was sick and I had my husband feed him and I didn't nurse for a few days (I know stupid). I became really dehydrated and now that I am better I am trying to...
  5. Re: Is eating only 5 x in 24 hrs normal at 5.5 months?

    Hi,
    Thanks for you post, my son is doing the same thing! He is just about 5 months old and he did a total 180 on his eating patterns. All of a sudden he is eating way less. He went from eating...
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    Eating less

    My son is almost 5 months old, about 2 weeks ago he went from eating every 2 hours to eating every 4-5 hours during the day, sometimes 6 hours.
    Of course I was worried sick and continued to try and...
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    Re: sleepless nights again!!!!

    Ugh,
    I know what it's like. My DS is now almost 5 months old. He used to go 7 hour stretches, now he is waking up about 4 times a night, only eating one of those times so I know it's not a growth...
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    Re: Milk tastes yucky

    I am storing it in the fridge in the Medula plastic containers that come with the pump. I just hope I haven't been feeding him soured milk all this time - he hardly ever gets the bottle, but still, I...
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    Milk tastes yucky

    I think I may be one of the Lipase cases. Just recently I realized that my milk is tasting really yucky really fast. I just realized this, but previously my son has drank it without any problems?...
  10. Re: Thoughts of quitting after 4 months....need support.

    My son is 4 1/2 months old and is doing the same thing. It seems that my let down is not as fast as it was and he gets frustrated? I used to be able to feel my letdown,it was strong and came on fast,...
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    Infant Vitamin Drops

    Anyone have any suggestions on Vitamin D drops for my baby. I was advised by my pediatrician to give him the Tri-Vi-Sol, but looking at the ingredients there is a lot of crap in these drops. From...
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    Getting a milk let down

    I was having great success with pumping for a while, but recently I can't get a let down while pumping - so now instead of getting 4 ounces a session I am barely getting 2. Frustrating! Any...
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    Re: stickers for storing?

    A lactation specialist told me not to use the bags. I'll have to find out why. She said to only use the sturdy plastic or glass. I'll ask.
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    stickers for storing?

    I am trying to store away some breastmilk for later when I go back to work. I am using the Medula Pump n Style containers that came with it to freeze the milk in. How do I label the milk? Are there...
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    Re: Which bottle to use?

    Thanks everyone for the replies.
    Like everyone said, I think I'll go out and buy a few different kinds to see what works best.
    He is not a picky guy, he takes the Medula bottles that came with my...
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    Which bottle to use?

    Does anyone have any recomendations for bottles. I want to buy some that are similar to the breast. I am still breast feeding, but I am going back to school in January so I want to get my son used to...
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    Re: When will it go away?

    Thanks everyone for the encouragement and advice. I am going to keep battling this monster yeast.
    I had no idea breastfeeding could be such a challenge. I am determined not to give up, although at...
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    When will it go away?

    I've had nipple yeast for 9 days now, my son is 6 weeks old. I am almost done with my diflucan. I have been using the "all purpose nipple cream" and GSE. I have elimated sugar. I am taking garlic,...
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    Re: Pacifiers! Please Help!

    My son likes the Nuk Gerber. He never did like the Soothies. Tried Avent but he likes his Nuk Gerber - silicone pacifier. We were reluctant about giving it to him as well but he sucked our fingers...
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    Re: still postpartum "bleeding"

    I am at the 7 week mark and still passing enough to be annoying. I too had the itching and was treated for a yeast infection which I think now has moved to my nipples. I think the yeast infections...
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    Re: pain with feedings

    I too have the same problem. When I put my nipple out of my babies mouth is is creased and blanched. I thought it was b/c my flow was heavy and that is how he regulated it, but at the same time he...
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