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A 22-year-old female asked:

Is it okay to breastfeed while pregnant? im 3months pregnant but still breastfeeding my first baby. hes 1year and 10months and pure breastfeed?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
You face the simple decision on how far into the pregnancy you want to bf or to just overlap.If this is a good nurturing time you both enjoy, continue.If you find yourself chasing baby down to feed & s/he makes it short & quickly gets off it is time to wean. Some older infants might feel displaced if the newborn begins to take there place either way, but if the older baby gives it up, it will be o

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Last updated Mar 19, 2021

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