A 22-year-old female asked:
i weigh 250lbs am 5'5" and 22yo. i'm breastfeeding and continuing to gain weight. would it be bad to go on the slim fast diet? my doc doesn't think so
1 doctor answer
Dr. Martin Fried answered
35 years experience General Practice
NO Diet please: Dieting while breast feeding is not a good idea. You need to optimize your nutrition not restrict it since your baby's brain development during the first six months of life is crucial.
Answered on Dec 17, 2012
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