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Would you ever...

......breastfeed another woman's child?...if the mother asked you to or if the baby was starving? Why or why not?

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Asked by Mrs.Mack. at 2:59 PM on Feb. 28, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • Yes, if the child was in need, I would do whatever I could to help.

    Answer by gramsmom at 3:02 PM on Feb. 28, 2010

  • Yes, I would if the child was an infant. If it's a 2 yr old or older, I don't know, they would have to be really, really starving and have no other food or drink available.

    Answer by DigiScrapperMom at 3:06 PM on Feb. 28, 2010

  • I have and would again.

    Answer by Krysta622 at 4:10 PM on Feb. 28, 2010

  • Hell no. That's what formula's for. I just feel like breasts and breastmilk is too personal to use on someone else's child. Idk, it's just really weird to me.

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:20 PM on Feb. 28, 2010

  • Yes, I would. If the baby or child needed it and I could give it, I would have to or have it on my conscience for the rest of my life. I would also donate milk if there were a drop off point near where I live.

    Answer by preacherskid at 4:25 PM on Feb. 28, 2010

  • yea i guess if it was a close friend or someone i atleast knew. (if they couldnt get formula)

    Answer by cnv13085 at 6:04 PM on Feb. 28, 2010

  • In an emergency situation, I don't see most moms saying no.

    If it was just "hey feed my kid" then No.

    Answer by lstrickland at 11:02 PM on Feb. 28, 2010

  • if the baby was starving and there was no other way then yea...i mean if the world was ending or something drastic then i guess they really couldn't just run to the store and get some

    Answer by diablaherida666 at 2:45 AM on Mar. 1, 2010

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