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Can skipping feedings diminish my milk supply when my baby is 12 weeks?

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Dr. Roy Benaroch
Pediatrics
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In brief: Yes

Yes, if you nurse less frequently your supply will decrease.

In brief: Yes

Yes, if you nurse less frequently your supply will decrease.
Dr. Roy Benaroch
Dr. Roy Benaroch
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Dr. Michael Pappas
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes

By skipping a feeding, you will decrease your milk supply.
The more your baby nurses, the more your body knows to make more milk for him/her, and the other way around as well.

In brief: Yes

By skipping a feeding, you will decrease your milk supply.
The more your baby nurses, the more your body knows to make more milk for him/her, and the other way around as well.
Dr. Michael Pappas
Dr. Michael Pappas
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