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Eat healthy. Exercise. Avoid smoking. Why did I get lactation problems?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Not sure
There are several causes of "lactation problems" from the lack of prolactin hormone stimulating the milk ducts to inadequate sucking by the child.
High anxiety mother's are generally less successful at breast feeding than mother's who are less anxious.

In brief: Not sure
There are several causes of "lactation problems" from the lack of prolactin hormone stimulating the milk ducts to inadequate sucking by the child.
High anxiety mother's are generally less successful at breast feeding than mother's who are less anxious.
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Dr. Wayne Ingram
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Dr. Charlene Sojico
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Not your fault
It does not work for everyone, we are not perfect, do not blame yourself for failure, that is why there are formulas available.

In brief: Not your fault
It does not work for everyone, we are not perfect, do not blame yourself for failure, that is why there are formulas available.
Dr. Charlene Sojico
Dr. Charlene Sojico
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Dr. Alison Stuebe
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Hard to know
We understand much less than we should about why lactation sometimes does not work.
I've blogged about this here: http://bfmed.Wordpress.Com/2013/01/04/establishing-the-fourth-trimester/ seeing a physician with expertise in breastfeeding medicine may help - try amy evans at the center for breastfeeding medicine in fresno.

In brief: Hard to know
We understand much less than we should about why lactation sometimes does not work.
I've blogged about this here: http://bfmed.Wordpress.Com/2013/01/04/establishing-the-fourth-trimester/ seeing a physician with expertise in breastfeeding medicine may help - try amy evans at the center for breastfeeding medicine in fresno.
Dr. Alison Stuebe
Dr. Alison Stuebe
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