If your baby is gaining weight and you are not supplementing with formula chances are you are providing adequate breast milk. Babies go through growth spurts at times and seem never to be satisfied. The best thing to do would be let the baby lead. Arrange for some easy suppers, nutritious drinks and snacks for you and get lots of rest. Then nurse as often and as long as baby wants. This should increase your breast milk. If you are really worried, join a breast feeding support group or find a lactation specialist.
I am finding it difficult to express more than 4oz at a time the flow tends to stop - even when baby is on the other breast. What is the average amount that can be expressed at any one time? Am I doing OK??
I am ready to stop nursing my 19 month old daughter. She nurses all night long basically in my bed and can rarely fall asleep with out being attached. What can i do to get her used to her crib? When i put her in there I make it comfy and spend time in the room with her but if i try to leave she scre
Can you breastfeed your baby right after you come from working out at the gym? (My daughter heard you cannot, and she wants to breastfeed. She will be going back weightlifting after the baby is born. Late April early May.) Thanks.