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  1. Re: How many calories are in breastmilk???

    The US government has this information for you! Go here, search for human milk, click the circle, choose your amount, and you'll get a nutritional breakdown. According to the site, mature milk has...
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    Re: Breast Pain, Please Help!

    If you had a clog there, sometimes the tissue itself is bruised, even after the clog is gone. That may be what you're feeling.
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    Re: Nursing on one side & engorgement

    Since this change to taking one side at a feeding is recent, can you tell us if his output is still the same? If his output is still the same, then he's still getting plenty. If his output has gone...
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    Re: turning ihead,and pulling nipple

    It could be a positioning thing, where you both have gotten lazy at positioning, now that you're past the newborn stage. Pay attention to correct positioning.

    Or, she's reaching an age where she...
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    Re: newborn - no poop since meconium

    Funny how as mothers, a huge part of our world becomes poop! So glad to hear that the system appears to be working! :gvibes
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    Re: Cleaning pump tubing

    Many mothers have found that they can soak the tubing in hot soapy water, and play with the tubing to get some water inside. Then run hot water through the tubing to get the soap out. Finally, go...
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    Re: Bleeding nipples

    It could be an effect of the settings on the pump - too much suction, or too fast for you. This could also happen if the flanges don't fit you right, and are too big or too small for you.
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    Re: Do I have "Low-Fat" Breastmilk?

    Except in cases of extreme malnutrition, there is no such thing as low-fat breastmilk. Perhaps your child is just one of the smaller babies on the growth chart? After all, those charts show a range...
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    Re: need advice on pumping

    This is always a tough situation. Check around and see if your employer requires those who smoke to punch out for breaks. You might be able to reason with them, if they don't require smokers to...
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    Re: 4mos and refuses the bottle

    He will eventually eat at daycare. He won't starve himself. :gvibes

    These articles have good information, I apologize if you've already read them:

    http://www.llli.org/FAQ/bottle.html
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    Re: Well I made it.

    :hb to baby and :clap to you!!
  12. Re: Older hospital grade vs. new PIS

    Most Pump in Style pumps, especially the older ones, are made to be used for about 6mos (pumping 3x/day) before the motor wears out. So, your low output could be a direct result of the pump being...
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    Re: Help! Scary green alien poop

    Baby enjoying bananas sometimes causes these little fibers. If you or baby eats things with lots of food coloring, that can cause funky colored poos. I've seen some impressive green poos after...
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    Re: No time to pump at work

    What kind of pump are you using? Sometimes, upgrading to a better pump means that more milk comes out in less time. There are also new pumps on the market that appear to be less bulky, and may...
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    Re: Relactation?

    Reading this thread gave me warm fuzzies. :love
  16. Re: Plugged duct ? mastitis, finicky toddler

    Ouch!

    You can try gently massaging the spot, perhaps while you're in the shower. Expressing some milk may be helpful, too. Pumping if you have one, but hand expression should work fine, too. ...
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    Re: He drew blood! :-(

    Ouch!

    There are several things you can do to try and help it heal. Keep rubbing in a few drops of expressed milk, and using Lansinoh. If icing it or applying heat helps it to feel better,...
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    Re: poop - or a lack there of.

    djs.mom said it well. What you're describing sounds very normal. And when your baby does finally go poo, watch out for that! It's often messier than normal. :yikes

    Six weeks is also about the...
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    Re: Confused

    Weaning is such a hard time for all involved! The emotional and physical changes throw many of us for a loop!

    The decision to nurse her tonight is yours, and that time may already be past, since...
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    Re: I cant post

    Definitely choose the forums. :lol
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    Re: I lost over 200 oz.

    That's so sad. I'm so sorry to hear that. :cry
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    Re: I cant post

    This is a known issue that a very few members are experiencing. It is being looked at and worked on. I'm leaving your posts in this forum for now, even though they don't technically belong here, so...
  23. Re: "Against Health Codes" to store my milk at hotel!!!

    I'm not sure of the policy they are referring to, but I have heard from many mothers who traveled to Las Vegas and stored their milk with no problems.

    Perhaps pointing out this bit of...
  24. Re: weaning from pump and drying up milk

    There are other things you can try to help your milk supply dry up. Putting green cabbage leaves on your breasts may help, eating peppermint or sage (or things that contain these), and certain cold...
  25. Re: Business trip & my almost gone stash

    Since your baby is 16mos, and she's had milk before, it's not nearly the worry to have pumped milk available for her. So, if you have the inclination to leave enough pumped milk for her, and it...
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