Too much milk

This is my first time breastfeeding. A few days ago I got mixed up and used my left breast too much leaving the right one engorged to the point where my son won't eat off it. I...

Started by Ashlee on 03/30/2015 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/30/2015 by Sarah


My milk supply is low

How do I make more milk, because I go back to work on th 19 and he eats everything I make so I cant freee any?

Started by Chantell on 09/30/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 05/03/2013 by Monika


increasing milk supply???

Hi I had Logan on September 5th, and have been breastfeeding since. Recently his appetite doubled however my milk did not. Was wondering if anyone has suggestions, I have tried...

Started by Danielle on 02/05/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/22/2016 by Abigail


how do I get more milk

I have a 3 week old, and I am breastfeeding her. I am worried that I am not giving her the milk that she needs, when I do pumpI get only 3 oz and that is out of both breast....

Started by Jennifer on 03/22/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/09/2011 by Tina


Help please! How do I increase my milk supply?

So I thought I would post this question to all the experienced moms. My son will be 3 months old next week and my milk supply is slowing down. I have had to switch to pumping...

Started by Shelly on 09/19/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/18/2012 by ANTHEA EMMERENTIA


How frequently can you breastfeed?

How does the breastfeeding mechanism work? Do your breasts fill up then are emptied when you feed or is there a constant flow of milk (i.e. when baby sucks)? Is it possible to...

Started by Nadine on 04/25/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/25/2009 by Teresa


Not gaining weight and breastfeeding?

My daughter is exclusively breastfeeding and at her 2 month appointment she was only about 1.5 pounds more than her birth-weight-- she went from being in the 87% to 40%. Anyone...

Started by Rebekah on 08/03/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 09/09/2009 by Aparna


3 weeks old feeding HELP!

My son is 3 weeks (and 1 day) old. I do not technically BF him. I pump and give him all his food in bottles but he ONLY drinks breast milk. (He had really bad jaundice and I had...


How often should a 3 month old nurse?

My daughter is 3 months old now. Lately she's been breastfeeding every 3-4 hours, closer to 4 hours. I offer it to her after 3 hours since last feeding and sometimes she will...

Started by Odjargal on 11/12/2013 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/13/2013 by Katherine


how long can my baby stay on the breast?

My baby is about 3 weeks and only stays on the breast for about 6 mins. I know he should be on for between 10-15 mins on each breast but he is tired after 6 mins and i have to...


Baby not gaining weight

I have a baby that gained 4 lbs. the first 6 weeks, and hasn't gained any weight in the last 4 weeks, he is 10 weeks old, and I'm not sure if I should be worried. He's not that...

Started by Alisha on 03/27/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/27/2011 by Kathy


switching sides

How long do you feed on one side before switching. My baby is pretty lazy and falls asleep and gets distracted easily. I usually switch when she de-latches after 10-15 min...

Started by Corrine on 08/20/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/21/2010 by Julienne


one breast per feeding?

My 2 week old nurses frequently enough, every 2-3 hours day and one 4 hour break at night, but at night she usually only nurses from one breast for about 30 min and is konked...

Started by BethAnn on 09/30/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/02/2009 by Emma


green poop

My son has had green mudd like poop recently. Im breastfeeding and doing gentle ease formula. He isn't pooping as much as usual and Im kinda worried he might be constipated. Any...