Feeding rant

Kerri - posted on 02/24/2015 ( 3 moms have responded )




Why is it so bad that I want I breast feed but not want to actually feed from my breast. I want to pump even though it is a lot of work. My job is very supportive so I will have the time. Maybe not the energy but I would like to try


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Sarah - posted on 02/24/2015




It is not bad, but as Dove stated it is not as effective. You get less milk exclusively pumping and it is harder to do exclusive pumping for a long period of time because your milk supply tends to not be able to keep up for what baby needs/wants. I think if that is the way you want to do it.....go for it. But also be realistic about it too. What people may be saying to you may not be that it is bad just that realistically here are the cons. Don't ignore those. Consider those and then go forward from there.

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