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Are there any moms who never breastfed at all?

Are your kids healthy?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:07 AM on Feb. 9, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • I have 4 formula fed kids and they are all very healthy. They rarely get sick and when they do it's just a cold.
    In the 9 1/2 years I've had kids we've had 1 ear infection (last summer with my oldest and that was from swimming with a clogged ear) and 1 case of the flu (last October with my 8yo son, he was better in 3 days). My younger 2 kids are 7 and almost 4 and have never seen their doctor for anything but well check ups, no sick visits ever. They've never had anything worse then a runny nose and cough.
    We've also had a few cases of pink-eye, lol. I hate pink-eye.
    justanotherjen

    Answer by justanotherjen at 8:15 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • my oldest was never breastfed nor was my middle son, and they are healthy as can be and didnt have any unusual amount of childhood illnesses so far
    sati769leigh

    Answer by sati769leigh at 12:08 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • I was formula fed. Am 28 and rarely get sick. I didn't miss any school in middle school or high school. I had a sinus infection in college and a few bad colds since then. I didn't really start getting sick until I got pregnant. Man that little parasite really did a number on my immune system!! :)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:04 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • I didn't get to breast feed my kids. But yes they are very healthy. and happy people. So I guess it's okay not to breast feed.
    incarnita

    Answer by incarnita at 9:25 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • I never did, and my kids have been very healthy, never even having most of the childhood diseases. They are now adults and continue having great health.
    older

    Answer by older at 11:39 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • My DD is 7yrs old and I never breastfed her. She is very healthy and has never been real sick.
    kathynej7142007

    Answer by kathynej7142007 at 9:52 PM on Feb. 9, 2010