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Is there a difference between bottle feeding breast milk and breastfeeding?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Melissa Gowans
Pediatrics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Follow link below

http://kidshealth.
org/parent/growth/feeding/breast_bottle_feeding.html

In brief: Follow link below

http://kidshealth.
org/parent/growth/feeding/breast_bottle_feeding.html
Dr. Melissa Gowans
Dr. Melissa Gowans
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes

The kid is a better milk extractor than your attempts at pumping and natural feeding stimulates milk production better. The kid also gains a certain level of closeness /hearing your heartbeat/ smelling your natural scent that is hard to duplicate with a bottle.
However, you must do whatever it takes so you both make it through the process.

In brief: Yes

The kid is a better milk extractor than your attempts at pumping and natural feeding stimulates milk production better. The kid also gains a certain level of closeness /hearing your heartbeat/ smelling your natural scent that is hard to duplicate with a bottle.
However, you must do whatever it takes so you both make it through the process.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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