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Is breadtfeeding my 2yr old the reason my husband and I haven't gotten pregnant? We've been trying the past two months. My cycle still comes on.

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Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
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In brief: Possibly

It can certainly have an effect on fertility.

In brief: Possibly

It can certainly have an effect on fertility.
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Dr. Scott Roseff
Fertility Medicine

In brief: It's possible

Breastfeeding raises the level of a hormone called prolactin in the blood.
A high prolactin has the capacity to lower the odds of pregnancy success despite the continuation of regular cycles.

In brief: It's possible

Breastfeeding raises the level of a hormone called prolactin in the blood.
A high prolactin has the capacity to lower the odds of pregnancy success despite the continuation of regular cycles.
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Dr. Scott Roseff
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