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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hello everyone!

hi everyone just joined and think this is a fab group! im dawn, i have 3 children harry 5, conr 2, and abigail 8 months, i have breast fed all of my children(and still am with...

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Frequency of nursing

My daughter is 2 months old... She, for the most of her life, has wanted to nurse anywhere from 15 minutes to 1 hour and a half at each feeding. Then most times she only goes...

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Pumping is not as Effective

I go back to work in less than a week and I am getting a bit anxious. I teach and my school has a Child Development Center exclusively for employees so I will be able feed him...

Started by Dita on 10/28/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/29/2008 by Meredith

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Boob preference

My 11 month old son has a boob preference. Actually, he sometimes refuses to eat from the left side. He's at the point right now where I nurse him just on one side and then...

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Sleep

My daughter is 15 months old and STILL does not sleep through the night. In fact, she is typically up every 3-4 hours. She eats a ton during the day and nurses at least 4...

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Nursing & Sleeping

I have a 17 month old son. He nurses only at night. But in the past month I've gotten him down from all night in bed with me, nursing about 6-9 times a night to in his own bed...

Started by Millisa on 10/26/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/27/2008 by Sara

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Not Sleeping Through The Night At 4 Months

Hey Everyone! I have been nursing exclusively for 4 months now and my girly still isn't sleeping through the night. She nurses every 2-3 hours throughout the night! I'm worn...

Started by Natasha on 10/22/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/27/2008 by Andrea

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Silly thing

Does anyone else have this problem? I have a 6/12 month old son. He's on solids, eating quite well actually. He jsut had his 6 month well-baby, and his doctor says he's doing...

Started by Rachel on 10/27/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/27/2008 by Rachel

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Pumping

So I go back to work next week. I have stocked up some reserve for daycare, bit now I am trying to teach him how to take a bottle? Any suggestions?

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Suggestions?

Well i love that i am still breastfeeding my little 4 1/2 month old boy. But its getting more difficult. He is so interested in everything that is going on around him, that when...

Started by Ashley on 10/16/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/26/2008 by Ashley

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Poor milk production

I am the mother of a six month old baby girl. I am currently breastfeeding, but I do work full time and need to pump twice during the day. I have found that my milk production...

Started by Stephanie on 10/22/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/26/2008 by Elizabeth

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supplementing

Hello my name is Nora and I have a 5 week old daughter who I am breastfeeding. Right now I am exclusively breastfeeding and am having poor luck with pumping. I would like to...

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Harper

My baby Harper, we don't know if it is a boy or girl....will be here some time in the next 28 days!!! I can't wait!

Started by Elizabeth on 10/18/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/18/2008 by Nicole

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Question

My little guy is just over 4 months old. He's started a new thing where he will not latch on right, and if he starts falling asleep he will still stay latched but pull off and...

Started by Lindsay on 10/16/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/16/2008 by Nicole