Breastfeeding Moms

This group was created to promote breastfeeding and support families who choose to breastfeed. We do not encourage the use of Formula but understand that some moms need to use formula and that choice is respected.

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Introducing myself

Hi everyone! My name is Lyssa and I'm having my first baby in December. I plan on breastfeeding and am finding all of this information very informative. Right now I'm living...

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weaning

I started to wean a feeding each week with my son. We are on the second week. He doesn't want to eat off me for long periods now. He eats for like three minutes then decides...

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1 year old teething while breastfeeding

My baby boy is 1 year old and breastfeeding. He has taken to biting/gnawing while breastfeeding. It's quite uncomfortable. Any advice? Neither of us is ready to ween, so I'm...

Started by Ani Jane on 11/06/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/07/2008 by Janell

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baby won't sleep

My daughter is 3 1/2 months old and I breastfeed. She has basically slept in the bed with us since she was born. We are trying to break her away from that, but we cannot figure...

Started by Lindsay on 11/06/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/07/2008 by Lindsay

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Sore Spot...

My daughter is almost 11 months old. She is still pretty much exclusively breastfeeding for liquids (I try to get her to take about 4 oz of water from a sippy cup, but that is...

Started by Stephanie on 11/06/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/06/2008 by Amanda

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My 7 Month old doesnt want to eat any solids

My 7 Month old daughter doesn't seem to want to eat any type of solids. She's very interested when we eat at the table, but when i give her cereal, egg yolk, most fruit or even...

Started by Yevgeniya on 11/04/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/06/2008 by Yevgeniya

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biting:(

I've been BF my son since birth and he's now 9 months. He recently got his first 2 teeth and as a result has bitten me a few times. I've ended the feeding each time w/ a firm...

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Should I start cereal

So glad I found this board because I could use some advice. My daughter June is four months old and is starting to dip a little on the growth chart. My two-year-old daughter did...

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Help...thinking of stopping bfing

My daughter just turned 2 last week and again, for the 4th month in a row, I have a clogged duct. It seems that one week before my period I get this stupid clogged duct. Same...

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Need some advise on weaning from B

HELPPPPPPPPPPPPPPP! My little girl is 7 & abit months, now i don't mind the BF but i have to return to work for half days starting from the end of this month. i have...

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I'm new

Hi ladies! I'm new here but not new to babies. I have a 3 yr old and a 3 month old, both girls..and an 8 yr old step-son. I was only able to bf my oldest daughter for about...

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New from Upstate NY

Hi ladies! I'm Heather, Mom to Madison (5.5) and Reese (11 mo.) we live in Plattsburgh NY. Madison exclusively breastfed for 9 months before she self weaned and Reese...

Started by Heather on 11/05/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/05/2008 by Heather

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hi

Hi, my name is Kate and I'm a 26 year old first time mom of a 3 week old beautiful baby girl named Sydney. I am married to a wonderful man who is in the National Guard. I...

Started by Kate on 11/04/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/05/2008 by Heather

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slimy poos

Any advice. Recently Matias has had green slimy diapers. Probably for about 4 days give or take. He seems to be happy, eats well, sleeps good but I am still concerned. Any...

Started by Krista on 11/05/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/05/2008 by Nicole

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Reduced supply after a cold

My 9 month old son and I recently had terrible colds. While trying to get over mine I took some cold medicine and probably did not drink as much as I should have. Since then,...

Started by Heidi on 11/05/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/05/2008 by Nicole

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Brastfeeding but then bottle

Im going for surgery on Jan 30 and they told me that I have to pump cause I will be put out, so then my baby can eat with the bottle but my baby doesn't like any nipples out...

Started by Michelle on 11/05/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/05/2008 by Priscilla