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A 25-year-old female asked:

Can i be forced to breastfeed after giving birth? made informed choice to ff. also, can i bring my own formula to hospital?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Feeding: You have the choice to do what you wish with your child. No one can force you to breast feed. I doubt very much if the hospital would allow you to bring in your own formula. Good luck.

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