how do I make my baby to feed from my breast

Jennifer - posted on 04/26/2014 ( 2 moms have responded )

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Since I gave birth,my baby has not sulk from my breast,my baby is 1month old now but I still want him to feed from my breastm I don't really know how to go about it & he is my first child.is it possible for a new born baby not to sulk from d mothers breast? Someone shld plz advice me on what to do. Worried mum

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Celeste - posted on 04/26/2014

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Here are some suggestions:
-do you have a pump? If you do, pump to get let down and then try to latch
-breast compressions
-make sure to nurse at the FIRST signs of hunger. Crying is a late sign
-try feeding a little and then try

Here is more info
http://kellymom.com/bf/concerns/child/ba...

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Do you have a nurse that can show you? My son had a hard Time latching but once on I couldn't get him off. He is 8 now and still needs mums ninnies for at least 2 hrs each nite. It is tiring but keeps us close.

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