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    What is "normal"

    My youngest son will be 2 in a couple of weeks. He nurses a lot. All. The. Time. But, he IS getting his bottom 2 yr molars right now. But that aside, he loves to nurse. I go to the Dr. for...
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    Re: refusing bottle!

    Just keep trying?? Same problem here... My first son didn't latch for the first couple of months and then after he did, refused the bottle. My second son (now 4 mo) latched from the get-go, and...
  3. Re: Still feeling really full after pumping???

    Ok... so how do I stop this vicious cycle? I am SO full all of the time. If I don't pump it out, I am in pain... like I just had to get out of bed to take motrin and pump because it hurts so bad I...
  4. Re: Still feeling really full after pumping???

    Ok.... so maybe I was being a bit obsessive. :lol

    I AM tired. And I feel so guilty (and a little sad) that my relationship has changed with my 2 year old. I miss our time together. Maybe I'm...
  5. Re: Still feeling really full after pumping???

    Really?? I just thought since I have SO much milk it'd be good to take advantage of it... but maybe you are right. It's difficult being engorged all of the time (uncomfortable when sleeping) and...
  6. Still feeling really full after pumping???

    My newest little one is only 5 days old and nursing is going great! I'm pumping to get a freezer stash and I have been reeeally full of milk. But after I pump, I still feel reeeeally full. Is that...
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    Re: Gentian Violet

    I'm not trying to scare you... but look into it more before you use it.

    I was told at my CLC (Cert Lactation Counselor) training last month that GV was a carcinogen and to never recommend it to...
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    Re: Weaning...

    Tracie, you saw my post a few days ago! I'm only in the first trimester and my skin is crawling... I don't know how you made it that long. I :clap you.

    It's crazy... my DS was nursing 8-10 times...
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    Re: Am I loosing my supply???

    and...any night nursing is going to increase your supply because that is when your prolactin (milk producing hormones) are at the highest. :love
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    Re: Am I loosing my supply???

    It sounds like he might just be removing more milk at night, leaving you a little less during the days right now. How long has he been nursing more often at night? Your body might just be adjusting...
  11. Re: Getting Baby to Calm Down During Latching

    I was going to suggest latching her before you see any hunger cues... but it sounds like you tried that today? Maybe try just a tiny bit sooner? Every hour and a half wouldn't hurt. It's cute...
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    Re: I WANT my nipple back!!

    Good to know, Paige... thanks!
  13. Re: I hope it's not too nosy and won't offend anyone, but how old are you?

    30
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    Re: I WANT my nipple back!!

    Thank you. :cry :hug

    I say nipple (singular) because he's only been nursing on one side for like 7 months? So the poor thing gets no break. :lol Seriously though, it's not like I can switch...
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    I WANT my nipple back!!

    I feel like I'm going to lose it. I'm an emotional disaster right now. (8 weeks pregnant and hormones in full force)

    I'm nursing my 19 month old. ALL.THE.TIME. I'm hurting. I'm sore. I'm...
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    Re: When did your period return?

    about 15'ish months but far from normal cycle
    still night nursing constantly
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    Re: She Won't Even TRY to latch!

    Don't give up! It took my LO around 2 months to latch! :love

    LOT'S of skin to skin contact and offer the breast non-stop.
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    Re: PPD? Please help

    I am so sorry you've had such a difficult time. Please know that you can find help and you will be okay.

    First, you need to take care of yourself. Do you have a doctor that you could talk with...
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    Re: I gave up....is there hope...

    :ita
    I hope you find some hands on help. :love
    I'm sorry your husband was deployed. That has to be so difficult for you right now. :hug
    Mom's milk is so much easier to digest. The formula may...
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    Re: Giving up on breast feeding

    Don't give up, Mama!! :hug You can do it! :love

    Just spend the next few days/weeks holding the baby on your chest (skin to skin contact). Take your shirt off, take the baby down to diaper...
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    Re: I Made It 1 Year!!!!

    :clap

    Congrats to you! How wonderful!! :gvibes
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    Re: Biting

    Can you tell him in a firm voice "NO BITING"? Does he have a reaction when you jump, yell or tell him?

    Ouch. :eye

    Hang in there. That is painful and frustrating. And I'm sure being...
  23. Re: How did you get your baby to latch? baby refuses to latch!

    Yup, it's possible... I promise!

    It took my LO at LEAST 2 months of trying, trying, trying to get to latch on the breast. Be patient and it will happen!
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    Re: Comfort nursing

    We had the same issue with the car! Just know the phase DOES pass eventually! :hug

    Another PGH Mama here :hello :D
  25. Re: Help with 2 yr old night nursing

    Right there with ya, Storyteller! Except mine is only 17 months. But we are up all.night.long! It's exhausting to say the least... but for some reason it's easier for me not to change what we are...
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