Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding

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Planning on breastfeeding? Ask questions about your breastfeeding concerns, or share your journey here.
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Is giving water to Babies after taking breastmilk harmful?
Its not harmful.
Yes
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Yes
No it's not harmful at all it very good and makes the baby healthier..Water is essential to the body Just make sure there's Glucose D inside the water b4 giving the baby
Yes
Milk supply
I have been pumping however seems that right boob yields more milk than left one. sometimes no milk came out at all from the left boob. Anyone has experience this b4? what should i do?
My left boobs produce a lot more than my right one as well. The max i get is about 60-70ml for right one while the left one can go about 160ml, depends. I guess might be due to inverted nipple. I thin
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massage before pump, keep hydrated and rest well.. works for me
Drink more water
yes i did... stress was the major impediment to my bf supply... try to stay positive as much as possible 💪 keep it up & all the best 💕
Could there be blocked ducts on the left? Try to massage to clear any blockage. If whole boob is soft and no blocked ducts, then use hot compress to get milk flowing.
i am a sahm and i'm now suffering from burnout. Currently, caring for a 3yo toddler and 3mo baby. at times, the demand is too overwhelming especially when both are breastfed and both wakes up for nigh
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Omg mummy! I am a sahm of a 9 month old baby girl and already I feel so tired! How do you do it?! I barely have time to eat or even go to the toilet. Wow! Well done mummy!! Jiayou!! You deserve a bre
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I can imagine!! Hope you have extra pair of hands to help, if not, even a part time cleaner will be great too!
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3 year should learn to drink from bottle so the terth wont hurt u so much
stay strong mommy 💪😘
I think you need to start training your 3 year old toddler to take the bottle or drink from a cup so that you can focus on breastfeeding your 3 month old baby. It will help tremendously. In time to co
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breast milk storage at room temp
After 6 hours at room temp, can i still keep it in the fridge for more hours? If so, how long more?
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Best not to! I would advise to use for baby shower instead..
Super Mum
Bm typically can only be left at room temp for up to 3 hours. Better do a tadte and smell test first if you want to store in the fridge
Breastfeeding
I have stopped breastfeeding my LO due to low milk supply. Its been 2 months plus already. There are few drops of milk whenever pressed. Do i have to consult doctor and take medication to stop complet
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I just let it be... I had no other issues other than low bm supply
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Let it be. It’ll dry up on its own..
Headache
Hi mummies, breastfeeding can take panadol ?
Yes can
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Yup
yep the basic panadol
Yes one panadol is fine
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Yes the normal round panadol
breast milk
Hi mummies, Can i store breast milk within the same day within the same milk bag.. Thanks
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Yes I do that too. I usually will mix the day before freezing them. And night another bag but all will be place in fridge.
Super Mum
Yes, keep in mind to mix them only at the same temperature
If you are unwell and yet don't wish to take medication as you are breastfeeding, what would you do? Still breastfeed? #parenttown
Yes. Still.
Yes still bf
It is more important to continue breastfeeding to transfer antibodies that passes through your breastmilk. You just need good hygiene like washing your hands frequently and using facemask if you have
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Hi mommy! If you prefer to go the natural way, make sure to increase your fluid intake and eat food with high vitamin C content. Now with breastfeeding, it is actually recommended to continue it. You
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Yes, you may continue breastfeeding. Just like what Mommy Janne said you just have to conciously maintain good hygiene. For viruses may be transmitted thru excretions from mouth or nose. You may just
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distracted baby
will your baby latch halfway then suck hand instead? or turn around and look. why??? it’s feeding time. baby 4m.
My baby latch halfway and stretch himself. Then he cried but ditch the latch again to look up to me 😂 i have to hug him tight to make him drink properly. He is 3m
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Baby finally understands that the world is more than just feeding and sleeping. Lol. Trust me. It gets worse at 6 months 😅😅. Baby unlatches, tries to roll away, wants to be on the tummy to play, etc
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Milk supply after birth when having menses
Is it true that milk supply will eventually stop when menses is here? (Currently about 8week after birth) Is it possible to continue bf more than 6mo even menses has come? I was sad and emo when I
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I am abt 6 weeks pp. My menses came back last week but am still producing milk n breastfeeding my bb.
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Hey! My period came back at 4 months pp. It didn't really affect my milk supply as I latch on demand + balanced diet + more water!
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Not really. I had menses and still bfing Lo 13 month. What I use to maintain supply is eat milk booster food.
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will drop, not stop completely
not stop suddenly