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How can I make the transition to whole milk when Im brestfeeding?

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Asked by mamore at 12:37 AM on Jun. 26, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Just offer whole milk as often as possible. Try warming it up, try using different sippy cups (he is over a year old, right). ONce he really gets used to it start weaning off one feeding a day each week till they are gone. Nighttime will be the last ones.

    Answer by sapient at 12:45 AM on Jun. 26, 2008

  • Offer it in a sippy cup randomly in the afternoons... like right before or after lunch. If your child won't drink it cold, warm it up a little.

    Answer by crazysocks830 at 1:16 AM on Jun. 26, 2008

  • It's a myth that babies need cow's milk while breastfeeding. They don't really need it, so if you child doesn't want it, I would just not worry about it. In fact, insisting that baby drink cow's milk could upset his sensitive baby digestion - which would make baby upset and cry a lot more.

    Answer by stefanierios at 10:54 AM on Jun. 26, 2008

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