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Is okay for husband to drink breast milk?

Is okay for husband to drink breast milk?

Sure: But why would he want to. And it may take some of the supply from the baby. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my son is 1 is it okay for him to drink breast milk?

What do you suggest if my son is 1 is it okay for him to drink breast milk?

Yes: I would encourage breastfeeding as long as both mom and the child are interested in continuing. There is no specific age at which a child should stop breastfeeding ...Read more

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Is breast milk ok to drink for adults?

Is breast milk ok to drink for adults?

Yes: It is a nutritious beverage. However, there is little benefit of it to any adult over other milks. Their alternative intake dilutes any enzyme or health benefits a baby would have from a single source diet. ...Read more

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Can i safely drink breast milk for fun?

Can i safely drink breast milk for fun?

Sure.: If you are not a nursing infant then you don't really require the nutritional composition of breast milk, but it's certainly not dangerous. It has a lot of fat, and antibodies/nutrients - but for a healthy, immunocompetent adult i don't think drinking breast milk is necessary for optimal nutrition. It's safe, just a little weird, ;-). Cheers! ...Read more

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Does drinking milk increase breast milk?

Does drinking milk increase breast milk?

No: Nursing or pumping more often will increase milk supply. But it is important to stay hydrated and eat healthy when breast feeding. ...Read more

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Is it bad to drink your own breast milk?

Is it bad to drink your own breast milk?

No: Breast milk is very nutritious, and excellent for babies, so will be of no harm to adults (in small amounts). Breast milk is too rich, so will give an adult too much animal fat (yes, we are animals) and many extra calories. Most moms with excess breast milk just freeze it for use later when their babies are weaned off the breast, but surely some frozen milk gets wasted (thrown away). ...Read more

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Can you say if it could it hurt me to drink my sisters breast milk?

Can you say if it could it hurt me to drink my sisters breast milk?

It is not healthy: It is not healthy as it is high in chlesterol as babies benefit from high cholesterol levels in breast milk, nfant formulas are beginning to include fatty acids as well.But what is good for the babies is not good for adults.Secondly breast milk also is high in sugar which is lactose if you drink to taste it, it will not hurt. ...Read more

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How can drinking breast milk as a baby effect you when you grow older?

How can  drinking breast milk as a baby effect you when you grow older?

Many benefits: Breast fed infants have fewer allergies, have higher iq's, lower risk of heart disease and obesity and may have lower risk of type 2 diabetes (the jury is out on that one yet). These are just the things we know about so far. So you will be smarter and healthier - no bad, huh? ...Read more