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    Re: SNS ?s

    We've had to use one since my LO was born - though most people don't, so don't worry!! :) It is very helpful, but you have to make sure that you don't "unclip" the milk immediately, or they will get...
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    Am I finished??

    We have used an SNS basically the whole time due to my lack of milk productin - I'm lucky if I produce 1 oz. a day. I'm very committed to giving my LO what I can produce, but lately he's not...
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    Re: using SNS/ not emptying breast

    Thanks, I'll try both of those suggestions.
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    Re: lost supply?

    You may need to try some herbs (fennugreek and blessed thistle, or alfalfa), but I don't think all is lost. You may also need to do some power pumping. (15 minutes on, 15 minutes off, for as long...
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    SNS/ emptying breasts issue

    My LO is 6 months, and we've had to use an SNS the whole time because of my medical conditions. Lately we have a new problem... first of all, he hasn't taken my bare breast since maybe 6 weeks. I've...
  6. Re: Need help from anyone who has taken Reglan

    Same here, on all regards.
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    Re: Using Donated Milk

    I just wanted to let you know that I DO use donated milk. I've seen the health screening records of the people I get milk from, and my LO is thriving from it. We did use formula until we could find...
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    using SNS/ not emptying breast

    My LO is 6 months, and we've had to use an SNS the whole time because of my medical conditions. Lately we have a new problem... first of all, he hasn't taken my bare breast since maybe 6 weeks. ...
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    Re: Just can't produce milk?

    You are doing a wonderful job!! I have been going 6 weeks now w/ very little milk production also. I have a medical condition which inhibits my milk supply (PCOS), but with the help of an SNS...
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    Re: Problem with milk supply

    I just wanted to encourage you - you are doing a great job for not giving up! :clap I have had so many problems with bf - I do have PCOS, and after 6 1/2 weeks I'm still producing no more than...
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    Re: Unprepared??

    If you do end up getting a pump, make sure you buy the protection plan if you get it from BabiesRUs. Otherwise, you can't return it if you end up not needing it. Personally, knowing I already had a...
  12. Re: Seeking Infor on PCOS and Nursing for a Friend...

    I'm fairly confident that she is & she was a LLL leader for 20 years. I am going to call the pediatrician (spelling!) tomorrow to see if there is one in my area - I'm about 25 minutes from the...
  13. Re: Seeking Infor on PCOS and Nursing for a Friend...

    Thank you for your encouragement! I talked to my LC yesterday, and she wasn't very encouraging at all - she basically said that I'm going to have to stick with the SNS no matter what because Joshua...
  14. Re: Seeking Infor on PCOS and Nursing for a Friend...

    Desperate - thank you for your comments, but if you will read the article on this site (just type in PCOS under search), you will see that research inditcates that only 20% of women with PCOS have...
  15. Re: Seeking Infor on PCOS and Nursing for a Friend...

    Thank you so much for your support and kind words!! I needed that! We are supplementing everytime he feeds - but when I'm just cuddling I'm just giving him the bare breast. I'm so excited because...
  16. Re: Seeking Infor on PCOS and Nursing for a Friend...

    His lack of output was one reason we had to go to supplement... he went over 2 days without a BM. :cry
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    I am using the Medela Pump 'n style, but not that frequently since my LO nurses 15+ minutes on each breast almost every time. (That's what the consultant said to do.) I'm off to pump now just...
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    help? similar prob

    I have a similar problem; but I DO have supply problems and have been using a sns system to keep him on the breast but give him enough food. I feel like he's not sleeping at all unless I hold him. ...
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    PCOS Mom & New problem

    I have not been pumping after every feeding, but I will try that. I am actually quite perplexed right now - for the last 2 days my lo will not sleep during the day for more than 20 min. at a time,...
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    Re: PCOS Mom - Help Needed

    We haven't tried anymore of the other herbs yet. I will probably try one of them next week. I have the Medela pump 'n style advanced. The last lactation consultant I spoke with said that I only...
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    PCOS Mom - Help Needed

    My friend posted for me a couple of days ago, and I posted a reply, but I'm doing a new one to see if anyone can offer any advice or support.

    I have PCOS/insullin resistance and am producing very...
  22. Re: Seeking Infor on PCOS and Nursing for a Friend...

    Hey everyone... I'm the friend in question. Here are the facts: I have very little milk, I have insullin resistance & PCOS, and I had a c-section. When I pump, regardless of the time in relation...
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