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how to use a breast pump to induce labor

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It can: Breast and more specifically nipple stimulation can be used to stimulate labor. It works for some. This should not be done without getting clearance b ... Read More

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
SAFEUSE BREAST PUMP: Yes it is safe and there is no reason why you can not.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
No: Not effective for sustained size ^.
A female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Why use one ?: Simply letting the baby be your breast pump is one way to avoid it's use.They are mush better at emptying you than the pump & preparation for use is a ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Linda DiMeglio
28 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
Depends: On how long you plan to nurse and how often you will need to be away from the baby. Make sure you talk to a lactation consultant and other moms who ha ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Not: With success.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Express milk: Pumps are used to express breast milk. So it can be given via a bottle or stored for later use.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Won't work: A breast pump is not going to result in breast enlargement. There are special pumps that can result in some increase in the size of the breasts.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Breast pump: Check out "Breast pump buying guide " at http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/breast-pumps/buying-guide.htm
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Dr. Laura McMullen
21 years experience Pediatrics
Congratulations : Congratulations on your baby! the manual breast pump will not cause any lasting problems to your breasts or nipples. Good for you for pumping so that ... Read More
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