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    Re: Determined.. Need suggestions

    Well, I'd love to say we're EBF'ing, but unfortunately, everything I was trying took so much of a toll on my sanity that we pulled back and allowed ourselves the right to supplement. I went to a...
  2. Temas: So Tired

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    Re: So Tired

    ps. check out www.attachedtobaby.com for carriers and www.thebabywearer.com

    Here's what the lady who emailed me back from attachedtobaby.com said when I asked for recommendations...

    First, a...
  3. Temas: So Tired

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    Re: So Tired

    I have a 7 wo and I agree with the pp about cosleeping. Here's what we are doing. I go to bed at 9pm hubby stays up later and typically takes DD 1st feeding at anywhere between 12 and 1am. That way,...
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    Re: Determined.. Need suggestions

    She is just crying crying crying hysterically now. I gave her 4 oz of supplement htis morning b/c we had the handyman over and I couldn't bf her while I was working with him.

    Then I gave her...
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    Re: Determined.. Need suggestions

    If I take the Dom do I then NOT take the Reglan or can I take both?

    Thanks for the offer and all the advice, will do everything recommended.
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    Determined.. Need suggestions

    My DD is now 4-1/2 weeks old and though we really want to be bfing exclusively, she hadn't gained enough weight so our pediatrician asked that we supplement as well. Since doing so, we've noticed...
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    Re: How often should I be pumping?

    Thank you for responding!!

    We're seeing the lactation consultant tomorrow... DD is waking alot more at night than before, so I'm nursing her more often during the wee early morning hours...

    My...
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    How often should I be pumping?

    Hi there. I have a 3 week old DD and I was having some issues with the amount of milk I was producing so the pediatrician asked that we supplement as well b/c DD wasn't gaining weight and hadn't...
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    Re: Now my baby wants to nurse ALL THE TIME

    She's still nursing all the time and I'm still questioning my milk supply... She seems to be getting frustrated while on the breast now - especially my right breast which doesn't seem to be as...
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    Re: Now my baby wants to nurse ALL THE TIME

    DD ended up sleeping from 10:30-4:30am after I nursed her one last time last night... We did try the pacifier last night, but DD was completely uninterested in it which was what I thought would...
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    Re: Now my baby wants to nurse ALL THE TIME

    Today has been absolutely horrible for us. She is nursing non-stop; we're up to about 18-20 feedings today at least. She hasn't slept very much, either. At this point, I will put her on the nipple...
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    Re: Now my baby wants to nurse ALL THE TIME

    she finally fell asleep at around 12:15 for 40 minutes in my mom's arms but as soon as mom tried to put her down in her bassinet she woke and wanted to nurse again. now she's nursing, but i don't...
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    Now my baby wants to nurse ALL THE TIME

    we've been nursing since 8am, it;s noon now. DD is 13 days old, she's gaining weight, she's already had 4 dirty diapers today... this is getting to be ridiculous. she won't sleep and doesn't eant to...
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    Re: Nursing every hour if not more...

    does DD seem hungry or just comfort nursing?
    i can't really tell. she def. makes the hungry face alot.

    Have you tried a pacifier?
    i'm afraid its too early for her to suck on a paci.

    Will...
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    Nursing every hour if not more...

    I'm still having issues with the amount my 11 day old DD is nursing. She is literally on the breast once an hour if not more than once an hour for at least 20 min. but more often its closer to 30 or...
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    Re: Baby's addicted to nursing

    Her jaundice looks much better and the dr. said she's looking great.
    As for the calories and the milk supply this makes so much sense now. I'll let her eat when she wants to then. She has a tendency...
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    Thoughts on pacifiers...

    our pedi. said yesterday it was fine to try the paci. with our 6 day old tho she may not understand how to use it at 1st.... he also said its fine to try the bottlle and everyone here says wait until...
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    Re: Baby's addicted to nursing

    1.Yes, my milk has come in.
    2.She's doing both. I try to rub her when i see her just sucking so she knows to continue to nurse, not pacify.
    3.Today it started at around 9 and lasted until 2:30. It...
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    Baby's addicted to nursing

    we're on day 6 and now the baby wants to be on the breast all thetime. she passes out on the boob, so i put her down and 5 min. later she's crying again.

    what to do? do i stop nursing her all the...
  20. Re: Sore boobies, sleepy newborn, low poop supply, jaundice

    The boobs are cracked at the tip. I'm using the Lansinoh alot. I don't *think* the bfing would hurt if I hadn't been doing it wrong initially. I think some of the pain is associated to the fact that...
  21. Re: Sore boobies, sleepy newborn, low poop supply, jaundice

    Thank you so much. This board is a SAVIOR for me right now (I think the site was down for a little while last night and I was having major withdrawals!)

    Things are already looking up for us - my...
  22. Sore boobies, sleepy newborn, low poop supply, jaundice

    Hey ladies, it's 7:30am and I've had about 3 hours sleep so hopefully I'm still able to put intelligent sentences together!

    We had DD on Thursday, so she's 3 days old now. Yesterday was rough. She...
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