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    Re: 5 month old is on strike

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    PAK
    I SOOOOO feel for you moms,I am going thru the same thing,and just reading the above makes me feel less alone! I just pumped the left side for over 20 min,& barely got a 1/2 oz!!...
  2. Temas: Fenugreek

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    Re: Fenugreek

    I had success with fenugreek,Mother's Milk Tea,Blessed Thistle and LOTS of oatmeal bars! Also lots of water,and as much sleep as you can possibly get. I didn't START BF-ing until my baby was almost 6...
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    Re: How to coax baby back to breast?

    Things are going much better now! He has been nursing a lot more now,have been getting him going before he gets too terribly hungry,and he latches on a lot better. Also,tonight I pumped over 4oz!...
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    Re: How to coax baby back to breast?

    Thanks...now if I can only get my supply back up!!! Am only getting an oz or 2 when I pump when before the hospitalization I was getting 4-6oz at a time. Am eating lots of oatmeal & drinking lots of...
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    Brewer's Yeast?

    Anyone have any luck using brewer's yeast to increase supply?
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    Re: How to coax baby back to breast?

    Well,it's working! :clap :love He has nursed several times today,but only on the right side! How on earth can I get him to take the left? Even if I pump a bit first,it still squirts...:shrug ?? Poor...
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    Re: How to coax baby back to breast?

    Thanks for all the tips! Going to try & have a quiet,stress-free day here tomorrow,w/ lots of skin/skin contact,and see if I can coax him to nurse. I forgot to mention (sleep deprivation ) that we...
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    Re: How to coax baby back to breast?

    Well,basically it seems as if he is just used to the faster flow of the bottle. Also,he will nurse on the right side (sometimes) but not the left.When I pump,I get almost twice the amount out of the...
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    How to coax baby back to breast?

    My son is 15 weeks,and after a stay in the hospital for viral menningitis,where I had to pump & bottle feed him to keep his temp down (when I'd BF him his temp would shoot up from the body contact &...
  10. Temas: Jaundice

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    Re: Jaundice

    Wow. I am sorry I posted my story.
    I didn't HAVE enough milk yet, couldn't get any out. I had to be given 4 units of blood,almost didn't make it thru the birth. I had NO CHOICE. Sometimes you do...
  11. Temas: Jaundice

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    Re: Jaundice

    I am SO glad your little boy is doing better!! Best of luck w/ the little guy!! :clap

    I don't want to scare anyone, but wanted to share a bit of my son's story, so that maybe it may help someone...
  12. Temas: Thrush?

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    Re: Thrush?

    Thanks for the help!! He does have a prescription of nystatin,& it seems to be helping. Luckily, so far I haven't noticed any symptoms of thrush in myself. I also read on Dr. Sears' site to take...
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    Re: Beer and increasing your supply

    I had tried drinking beer to increase supply,& it worked for me! I actually didn't START nursing until my son was 5 weeks old. I had some beers w/ DH one night, and the next day when my son was...
  14. Temas: Thrush?

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    Thrush?

    Found out today my 12 week old has thrush,due to being on antibiotics in the hospital ( he was in for viral menningitis). He is on medicine,but what about me--what are the symptoms of me having it?...
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    Re: Refux or just spit-up

    Also lots of info & help here: http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/breastfeedingreflux/?yguid=240382402
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    Infant w/ Eczema...

    The dr thinks my 11 week old may have a dairy allergy,causing the eczema,so I have been avoiding dairy. Boy,I never knew how many darn food products contain milk !!! Anyway,anyone know how much...
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    Re: Mom is sick....losing milk supply

    I had the same problem.I just drank lots of water & juice,ate lots of oatmeal bars ( I am addicted to the Quaker Oats Oatmeal To Go ones!! :love ) some Mother's Milk Tea,blessed thistle,and REST. My...
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    BF w/ a bad cold...?

    I have a really bad cold,caught it from my 12 yr old. Will the baby catch it from my breastmilk? What do BF moms do when they are ill,such as w/ the flu or something simular?
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    Re: Breastfeeding and Intimacy

    This has actually become a problem for us. I am paranoid if he touches them that he may cause me to get an infection,or something,that might hurt the baby! And he is NOT happy w/ having them off...
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    Re: Baby fussing horribly at breast

    Well I have pretty much decided it is too much milk,OALD... he is getting gagged by the strong flow,and also gas from drinking too fast. I am trying to just nurse on one side today... I am afraid to...
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    Re: Baby fussing horribly at breast

    no to all.He finally settled down...I just kept letting him nurse on one side, nurse/burp,nurse/burp,nurse/burp, until he seemed to finally settle down & nursed to sleep.
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    Re: Baby fussing horribly at breast

    He still won't nurse. Was up ALL night,finally fell asleep about 5:30 AM. He will just suck a few times then scream... oh I forgot to mention he was put on medicine for acid reflux a few weeks...
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    Re: Baby fussing horribly at breast

    Thanks for all the great advice! One thing I forgot to mention was it seemed to have started after I began experimenting w/ my new breast pump. I was trying to up my supply, and it seems to have...
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    Baby fussing horribly at breast

    Help please!! My son ( 9 weeks old),has been breastfeeding since 5 weeks old had been BF fine,now all of a sudden the last 2 days, he seems to be having a FIT while nursing! He'll suck for a few...
  25. Re: Changes in Breast size during/after breastfeeding?

    Well being that I am really big, I wouldn't really mind losing a little bit. I know my sister used to be HUGE... but 4 kids later and NO breastfeeding any of them, she is really small now. Mine just...
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