A 21-year-old female asked:
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i have been exclusively breastfeeding since my daughter was born so about 2 months now and i haven't last any weight since i had her, why is that?

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Dr. Bruce Martin
20 years experience Pediatrics
Too many calories: Your are taking in more calories than you are putting out. Breast feeding, depending on the test, burns 300-700 calories per day. If you are taking in more than that in additional calories or you have decreased you activity level, then you will not lose weight.
Answered on Mar 22, 2020

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