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Can I start breastfeeding ten days after delivery?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:27 PM on Jul. 25, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Sure. Adoptive moms can breastfeed. For help find a lactation consultant, contact La Leche League or go to www.kellymom.com
    GailllAZ

    Answer by GailllAZ at 9:29 PM on Jul. 25, 2009

  • yeah. pump pump pump very 2 hrs to bring up supply, drink plenty of water,eat oatmeal. nurse nurse nurse, take fernugreek. joing a breastfeeding group here
    piwife

    Answer by piwife at 9:48 PM on Jul. 25, 2009

  • Yes. Go put the baby to breast. A supplemental nursing system can also help. PARAMOUNT: Minimize the formula. Breast frist. Express some milk before latching to help get her latched.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 10:02 PM on Jul. 25, 2009

  • I had a similar problem. one answer mothers milk tea. it worked! i breastfed til 6 months
    GoddessHeatherM

    Answer by GoddessHeatherM at 10:21 PM on Jul. 25, 2009

  • Yes. I started nursing DD at 5 days old.
    Krysta622

    Answer by Krysta622 at 9:10 AM on Jul. 26, 2009

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