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Thread: Help! Can't achieve "let-down" to pump!

  1. #11
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    Oct 2006
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    Default Re: Help! Can't achieve "let-down" to pump!

    Hot tea and an oatmeal cookie helps me!
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    Samantha: born 3 1/2 weeks early on Sept 2006 6lbs 4 oz 18 inches long with situs inversus totalis. Now a strong healthy little girl that wants to be a NICU doctor, loves her little sister and breastfeeds her dolls!
    Milk donated with while nursing first LO: 2,200 oz
    Alexandra: born 3 weeks early on July 2010 7lbs 8 oz 19.5 inches long.
    Milk donated with while nursing first LO: 1,200


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  2. #12
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    Aug 2006
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    Default Re: Help! Can't achieve "let-down" to pump!

    I have to relax and let work evaporate from my mind. Usually just picturing Riley's big grin will do it.

    I also have found that pumping from both sides at the same time have worked really well. I get almost twice as much when I do that!

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