I'm 5 weeks pregnant and still nursing my 18 month old. I ask because she has had a stuffy nose for 8 or 9 days with no other symptoms except some crankiness at first. A stuffy nose is a pregnancy symptom for me. Could she be getting my symptoms from my breastmilk?
Asked by Anonymous at 11:01 AM on Dec. 7, 2009 in Pregnancy
I don't think so. I remember hearing that newborns may get a dose of lactation hormones through the placenta before birth. You can just call a lactation consultant from La Leche and ask
...and anon, it is not an unreasonable question.
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