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Breastfeeding How Long On Each Breast
Depends: Some women will dry up after a week, some a month, some still leak drops of milk months later. It is all individual. Be prepared for engorgement discomfort when you stop. Binding the breasts with a tight bra, ace wraps, and sometimes cold cabbage leaves have been known to help. Resist the temptation to pump, as this only tells your body to make replacement milk. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more
How long does it take for breast to reduce in size after breastfeeding. I stopped 5 months ago and the haven't turned to pancakes yet?
I have stopped breastfeeding and my breast are engorged.. Its very painful.. What to do to relieve pain and how long will it take to dry?
I'm breastfeeding and he doesn't completely empty my breast. How long should I pump after he eats?
Supply and demand: You don't have to empty your breasts each feeding. Breast milk develops on a supply and demand system. The more your baby eats, the more you make. If you are pumping a lot after nursing, you are telling the breasts to make more milk for the next feedings. If you want some breast milk to store, that's fine, but there is no need to pump until empty. ...Read more
How long does a breast infection take to completely fade. I was diagnosed towards the end of breastfeeding. The infection was large initially.
It depends: Breast feeding moms can developed mastitis from plugged milk duct. This can be treated with warm compresses and anti-inflammatory. However if it persists/developes abscess,antibiotics is usually prescribed. I am not sure exactly what you mean by breast infection. Call your doctor or present for in office physical to be checked out. There are cases of pregnancy associated breast cancer. ...Read more
Im a breastfeeding mom with very long hair. Will it be a concern if chemicals from my rebonded and dyed hair touch my breasts while bathing?
I had a hida scan with cck on the 27th. How long should I pump and dump my breast milk before returning to exclusive breastfeeding?
Im a breastfeeding mother who took some panadol. How long do I have to wait before giving my breast milk to baby?
How long does teething last? My 3.5 mo pulls his ears when breastfeeding. Doesn't take my breast well. Ears no infection(checked by dr).
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