Not enjoying breastfeeding

I am really wanting to give my baby only breastmilk, but I really hate breastfeeding. It's such a struggle for me to let her latch, and I've been using a shield every time. We...


Constant Breastfeeding?

I read through the frequently asked question and got a couple of answers I was looking for. However, I didn't find an answer to one of my questions. After some difficulty...

Started by Christina on 08/08/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/14/2010 by April


over night visitation for newborns/nursing baby

does anyone know the over night visitation laws (more specific in iowa) for a newborn? i plan to breastfeed and really have no desire to let my baby go stay with the father over...

Started by ROBIN NOELLE on 06/05/2012 in Single Moms

Last update on 06/07/2017 by Randi


101 reasons to breatsfeed your child

Sorry I tried copy and paste but it kept saying I was trying to post as a business and wouldn't let me. I know most of us know all this anyway but for newbies and some people...

Started by Anneke on 03/21/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/22/2010 by Kathy


is this feeling normal????

I am a first time mum and am loving spending all the time i can with my beautiful baby boy. But sometimes, and espeically at night or when im tired he has trouble breast feeding...

Started by Jessica on 06/07/2010 in April 2010 Babies!

Last update on 08/06/2010 by Gemma


does breastfeeding really hurt?

I'm an expecting mom and I plan on breastfeeding. I have heard horror stories about how it really hurts. Is this true? If so, does the pain ever go away?

Started by Heather on 07/28/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/06/2011 by Angela


Breast to bottle

I had my first baby alittle bit ago, and before that i had absolutley no experiance with babies. I mainly go off of book and other mothers. Bailey ann is now four months and a...

Started by Shannon on 03/19/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/21/2010 by Mandy


anybody else having problems with mirena?

Ive had the mirena in for about two and half years now and had no problems untill now. ive had my period three times in the last month first was very light but now heavy and...

Started by Jessica on 05/23/2012 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 10/11/2013 by Lenore


Had to stop breastfeeding..

When my daughter was born almost 4 months ago she had a hard time gaining weight on breast milk alone so we had to supplement with formula. Then when she started slowly gaining...


breast or formula, why the big fuss?

ok so i've noticed people giving alot of negative comments on this subject and honestly i dont see why the big fuss. i have done both and had negative comments from doing both...

Started by Amy on 03/18/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/22/2010 by Rebecca


Low Breastfeeding Rates

Based off the previous post: YIKES! by Tara Wilson March 22, 11:21 pm Why do you think so many women in the Unites States don't start or give up on breastfeeding? I know one...

Started by Hannah on 03/25/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/13/2012 by Kel80


Breast. Bottle or both, What did you do and why?

First off I want a nice clean civil debate. No one is a 'bad mom' for putting their kids on formula. Some people just don't have a choice. I myself was adopted at 3 days old and...

Started by ♥♪Megan♫♥ on 01/17/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/21/2011 by Jennifer