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  1. Re: DD pulls away while actively nursing

    do you lean back while you nurse? Clamping and pulling back can be a sign of trying to deal with fast flow. But my LO does it to me at times and I am slow flow so when he does it I figure he is...
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    Re: Pumping problems-my fault??

    pumping takes practice too. And sometimes a different pump or one you can really adjust the strength or tempo can help.
    I'm one of those that probably wouldn't manage to stay back at work pumping...
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    Re: Help! :(

    after an older baby gets lip/tongue tie dealt with, some physical therapy is likely in order.
    http://forums.llli.org/showthread.php?120631-Resources-for-Milk-Transfer-Issues
    I worked with a speech...
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    Re: 3 Week Old Tends to Block Feed

    Remember that demand feeding has two parties. You are allowed to offer to nurse before baby "demands" if you are starting to feel like it is time. Of course if baby won't nurse then, some hand...
  5. Re: '6 Months Old Now, you can do it too!'

    Thanks for the tip on the Peanut butter!
    I found that putting it in the fridge helps keep it thick enough to be able to get out of the jar and spread.
  6. Re: doctor's visit left me angry and wondering...am I wrong?

    :clap

    I just got done reading the Book Kiss Me by the author of the book My Child Won't Eat

    He seems to agree that much of the "establishment's" advice on child rearing not only has little or...
  7. Re: Worried about supply; different with different babies

    For a breast fed baby 5.5-6 oz feedings are really big.
    How are bottles being given?
    On demand with paced bottle feeding would be best.

    There are things that can be done to increase supply...
  8. Re: So frustrated and trying not to give up...

    And Pumping takes practice, when I first stared, I only got a few drops when pumping.
    Now though I still don't respond all that well to the pump, I can often pump up to an ounce after feeding.
    ...
  9. Re: So frustrated and trying not to give up...

    Don't give up.
    I know the first 6 weeks are really hard. Many newborns will nurse almost constantly for hours on end, especially in the afternoon/evening.

    You may also want to see if a different...
  10. Re: So frustrated and trying not to give up...

    To help you find an IBCLC
    http://www.ilca.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=3901

    Do you know about breast compressions?
    Are you pumping to try and help your supply since using a shield may have an...
  11. Re: '6 Months Old Now, you can do it too!'

    Ok.
    Have not supplemented at all this past week. Sat Sept 6th was the last time I gave him any supplemented Expressed breast milk and that was only about 1.4 oz.

    I was pumping some this past...
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    Re: olive oil safe?

    provided there are no allergies, olive oil and coconut oil are both considered safe for babies. What they think of the taste may be another matter.
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    Re: Not gaining weight

    Here is a thread with helpful links for milk transfer issues
    http://forums.llli.org/showthread.php?120631-Resources-for-Milk-Transfer-Issues

    Here is a link for helping you find an IBCLC...
  14. Re: Lactation aid and conflicting advice

    Hang in there momma!!!!! I know it's hard, My LO just turned 6 months and we had a horrible first 3 months.

    I had to start supplementing at 5 days because my LO lost over a pound and my...
  15. Re: Continuation of weight gain/supply struggle

    Moving to a new thread
    http://forums.llli.org/showthread.php?121325-6-Months-Old-Now-you-can-do-it-too!
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    Re: Freezer Spill

    sealed in containers, I wouldn't think so, unless the freezer isn't staying frozen very well.
  17. Re: doctor's visit left me angry and wondering...am I wrong?

    I feel ya there.
    I'm in the process of reading the book Kiss Me (I highly recommend it)
    It talks a lot about all the misguided advice the "medical establishment" has pushed on parents and how...
  18. '6 Months Old Now, you can do it too!'

    Ok DS is now 6 months old and we have been through quite the odessy.
    I'm providing links to the first two threads for those who want to read the whole story.

    I started posting here when he was 10...
  19. Re: 6 Months Old Now, you can do it too!

    oops, this was supposed to be in the 3-12 month forum:o
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    Re: I left the milk out...

    Smell/taste it before giving it to baby. This might be a bottle you don't necessarily want to save for later but use sooner to test out bottles.
    With milk that will be used fresh, I believe 6 hours...
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    Re: Baby girl doesn't want her veggies

    I don't understand why everyone is so focused on babies sleeping through the night!!!! Guess what, many moms here still nurse at night even with toddlers. Some Moms night wean but not all by a long...
  22. Re: At what point do you stop trying to pump?

    How often babies eat has a lot to do with not only the baby and their stomach size but also mom and her milk supply/storage capacity.
    A mom with a small storage capacity will need to feed her baby...
  23. 6 Months Old Now, you can do it too!

    Ok DS is now 6 months old and we have been through quite the odessy.
    I'm providing links to the first two threads for those who want to read the whole story.

    I started posting here when he was 10...
  24. Re: Continuation of weight gain/supply struggle

    Yea I think I'll start a new one now that we are at 6 months


    Hum, a friend just gave me a jar of the Kirkland brand organic peanut butter No added sugar and only a tiny amount of sea salt (like...
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    Re: Breastfeeding 10 days old

    to increase milk production do as pp suggests.
    Also, nurse as often and for as long (switching sides if you can) as baby will
    And, pump after nursing for between 5-15nminutes after as many nursing...
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