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Can you eat sushi while breastfeeding?

So I'm 35 weeks and craving sushi. Will I be able to have some in 5 weeks even though I'll be BF?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:43 PM on May. 17, 2010 in Health

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  • Some people say to avoid fish because of the mercury. I wasnt one of those people.
    If you arent either than you will be fine. Just you cant have anythinng spicy.
    sassy_brizzy

    Answer by sassy_brizzy at 10:17 PM on May. 17, 2010

  • why wait 5 weeks? GO GET SOME! there is nothing wrong with eating sushi while pg the statistics are very very low for anything effecting the baby
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:18 PM on May. 17, 2010

  • Eat and drink AS YOU LIKE when nursing. Nothing's off the table.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 1:15 AM on May. 18, 2010

  • I wouldn't personally eat raw fish while pregnant, but BFing is a different stroy! If anything, the seaweed is HIGHLY nutritious and will help replace your minerals! When i was Pregnant i still ate sushi, I just stuck with the cooked or veggie rolls.
    earthmama727

    Answer by earthmama727 at 2:20 AM on May. 18, 2010

  • Yes, you can eat sushi when nursing.
    Krysta622

    Answer by Krysta622 at 10:17 AM on May. 18, 2010

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