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    Re: green poo

    i am no doctor, and if you are really concerned, you should bring up this with your pediatrician, but my baby (now 7 mos) has had plenty of green poop. sometimes yellow, sometimes yellow green, but...
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    Re: nursing all day- sleep all night

    I just wanted to give you some encouragement about breastfeeding: you are doing the best thing for your baby! Keep at it! Your husband will get used to it!
    Also my baby always has had greenish...
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    how do you let baby self feed?

    i spoon feed the little guy but after reading some posts i see that some moms let their babies feed themselves. how does that work? my baby tries to grab the spoon anyway, so i thought maybe he would...
  4. Re: Anyone else hand express after you pump?

    i started hand expressing after pumping after I watched the video. I can get another .5 oz to an oz more. I find that if I compress behind the the areola it doesn't hurt.
  5. Re: Please help--I'm desperate. I can't empty my breasts!

    The pump doesn't remove milk like my baby does, so after I pump with the machine I hand express milk into the same bottle I was pumping into. I can usually can get another 1/2-1 oz doing this....
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    Re: Goopy/Swollen eye

    my baby had that goopy eye. does your baby have a tempature? that's how they tell if it's conjuctivitis or not.for my baby it was a blocked tear duct. i massaged it and it got better, then it came...
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    Re: Low supply?

    I agree with mommal!!:ita My baby was nursing all the time and not gaining weigth because of a shallow latch which led to a low supply. We were both exhausted at the end of two weeks and he hadn't...
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    Re: Ready to give up...

    Don't give up! You can build your supply! After two weeks my baby had not gained his birth weight and a LC helped me to figure out that low supply was the issue. I remember the pumping nursing cycle...
  9. Any tips for getting baby to take a bottle?

    My baby is almost three months and I will be going back to work soon. My husband and I are trying to get him used to the bottle, but mostly he refuses and cries. Any suggestions?
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    Re: BF v Bottle

    I had latch issues and there are a tone of things you can do to improve baby's latch so don't worry. I think you are very close to getting the nursing relationship you want, so don't give up! You can...
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    not taking bottle

    My two month old boy refuses to take a bottle of expressed breastmilk in the morning. I had supply issues so we supplemented with expressed milk from the time he was two weeks old and he always took...
  12. Re: supplemented early, now nursing on demand but with a very fussy LO and not much m

    I had a similar situation- after two weeks my baby hadn't gained his birth weight. I saw a lactation consultant with a sensitive scale who weighed baby before and after he nursed. With her help I was...
  13. Re: my 5 wk old has been pooping 1-2 times/day. is this normal?

    Thanks for all the input. He doesn't seem uncomfortable, I just thought he might need to poop more, but I guess everything is fine since he is gaining weight.
  14. Re: my 5 wk old has been pooping 1-2 times/day. is this normal?

    After I read the post from LLLMeg I decided to weigh my boy to make sure that he is gaining. I weighed him today and he is 11 lbs, 16 days after his last weigh-in where he was 8lbs 15 oz. He is...
  15. Re: my 5 wk old has been pooping 1-2 times/day. is this normal?

    thanks to all for the feedback!
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    Re: green stools now???

    and another thing!! you have done nothing "wrong" you are learning along with your baby how to breastfeed! sometimes there is too much conflicting information/advice so you have to do what you feel...
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    Re: green stools now???

    if you end up not breastfeeding because it's not working for you or your baby then that is completely fine! the most important thing is a healthy baby AND a healthy mom! but definitely find support-...
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    Re: green stools now???

    hang in there! you are doing a great job. you are concerned about your baby and are doing everything you can to take care of the little one so give yourself some much deserved credit! i'm a first...
  19. my 5 wk old has been pooping 1-2 times/day. is this normal?

    up until a couple days ago my baby boy was pooping 3-4 times a day, now he has been going only once or twice and they are much larger in volume. should i be concerned?
  20. Re: has anyone ever overcome low milk supply issues?

    thanks for all the responses! the positive attitude present throughout brings tears to my eyes. i think i have a supply issue because a lactation consultant came to my house after my baby failed to...
  21. has anyone ever overcome low milk supply issues?

    i have a three week old beautiful baby boy who i have been trying to establish a good breastfeeding relationship with, but i have a low milk supply. i have been pumping every hour or two now for...
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    Re: Newborn weight gain?

    Hi Rosemary-
    Thanks for the input
    As for your questions:


    -how many weeks gestation was he born at? and what was his birthweight?

    answer: 40 weeks. his birthweight was 7pounds 8 ounces. At...
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    Re: Newborn wight gain?

    Thanks to everyone for their responses. I hired a lactation consultant and after weighing him before and after feeding it turns out he wasn't getting enough milk... either his skills are not up to...
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    Re: Newborn wight gain?

    Thanks for your response! I have been trying to feed my baby on demand so there is some sporadic feeding- sometimes every hour, sometimes once every three hours. He also had a couple 4 hour...
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    Newborn wight gain?

    I brought my 12 day old baby boy to the pediatrician today and he had only gained 1 oz. from his last visit (when he was 4 days old). He is still 6 oz from his birth weight. the pediatrician said...
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