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Is it safe to breastfeed in bed?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
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In brief: No

It is safe to breastfeed in bed only if the breastfeeding mom won't fall asleep in bed with the baby (because there is a small chance that the baby will get tangled up in something and suffocate, or the baby might be accidentally smothered by the adult in the bed).

In brief: No

It is safe to breastfeed in bed only if the breastfeeding mom won't fall asleep in bed with the baby (because there is a small chance that the baby will get tangled up in something and suffocate, or the baby might be accidentally smothered by the adult in the bed).
Dr. Robert Kwok
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In brief: Yes

Make yourself comfortable and then start your feed.
You baby will latch just fine.

In brief: Yes

Make yourself comfortable and then start your feed.
You baby will latch just fine.
Dr. Scott J. Wolfson
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