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Spotting while breastfeeding? TMI

I have never spotted before while nursing my kiddos. My baby is 7 months old and still nurses just as much as he always has. I have spotted what seems to me often. The first time was Oct. 16th. Then Nov 1st and now today. It usually lasts 1 or 2 days. In Oct I actually had bright blood but it went right to spotting the next day. Sorry TMI. I just figured that I was starting my period. Although I never started with the other two until I was done nursing. So what do you think it could be? Just because I am nursing?

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Asked by ldsdragonmom at 1:22 PM on Nov. 9, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • As we age, our hormones change along with each baby so while you didn't spot before, you spot now.

    Answer by Jademom07 at 1:38 PM on Nov. 9, 2009

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