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A 29-year-old female asked about a 34-year-old female:

i have a baby and i just found out i'm pregnant. the pa at my dr's office said i need to stop breastfeeding cause it causes contractions. is it true?

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Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Talk to a MD with...: Experience working with pregnant and breastfeeding mothers. For some women with high risk pregnancies, breastfeeding is not recommended during the pregnancy. Some women do tandem breastfeed. However it is key to discuss this with your ob/gyn. Get clarification from your doctor please.

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Last updated Aug 9, 2013

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