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Is it safe to nurse while infected with food poisoning?
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Dr. Kristen Stuppy
Pediatrics
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In brief: Yes
It is safe to continue to breastfeed, but be sure both you and baby are well hydrated, if you become dehydrated due to vomiting or diarrhea your milk supply might suffer and the baby then is left thirsty.

In brief: Yes
It is safe to continue to breastfeed, but be sure both you and baby are well hydrated, if you become dehydrated due to vomiting or diarrhea your milk supply might suffer and the baby then is left thirsty.
Dr. Kristen Stuppy
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