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What can I expect once I have stopped breastfeeding?

I just finished weening off breastfeeding. What type of body changes should I expect?

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SummersMom2010

Asked by SummersMom2010 at 2:22 PM on Oct. 6, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I didn't have any drastic changes. I don't recall anything different. Did you wean slowly? You might get engorged if you didn't.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 2:23 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • If you did it slowly, you're at your final destination already. If you did it fast, you may run into engorgement.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 2:24 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • I stopped at one month cold turkey. Nothing changed. I just stopped making milk and leaking.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 2:30 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • I didn't really notice any except in my breasts. They eventually got alot softer and saggy. Was back down to my pre-pregnancy bra size.
    moviemom22

    Answer by moviemom22 at 4:18 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

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    sarasmommy777

    Answer by sarasmommy777 at 4:19 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • Yup my breast also got softer not saggy perse but softer and to their regular size.
    ednaamelia

    Answer by ednaamelia at 4:34 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • deflation of the breasties...
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    4_28_bbboy

    Answer by 4_28_bbboy at 1:25 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

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