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How long did you breastfeed for??

I breastfed my twins for 16 months,

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mommiedear

Asked by mommiedear at 12:33 AM on May. 27, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • 9 months
    mommy_of_two388

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 12:34 AM on May. 27, 2011

  • I have three kids. The first two were breastfed for 12 months each and the youngest for 15 months.
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 12:48 AM on May. 27, 2011

  • I BFed my first baby for just over a year, my second for also about a year, then the third for only a few months (she failed to thrive on BF alone and wouldn't take formula so I put her on solids early) then my 4th, 5th and 6th babies I BFed for nearly 3 years each. :D
    judimary

    Answer by judimary at 12:49 AM on May. 27, 2011

  • my oldest i did for a year, my second 8 months , my third only for 6 weeks.... i would have nursed her longer but i was put into the hospital and had a very bad infection in my hand from cutting my self while i was doing dishes. so they said i shouldn't nurse her any more because of the strong IV antibiotics that i was getting. i was in the hospital for 6 weeks and well it wouldn't have been easy for someone to bring her back and forth . . . and she couldn't stay with me because i was in the infectious disease ward. So bottle feeding her was the only way at that point :(
    EvansMommy31605

    Answer by EvansMommy31605 at 12:50 AM on May. 27, 2011

  • I breast feed both my son and daughter for 6 months. it was not easy keepin up with them and working. work hads limited places adn the time to Pump. i hope to BF longer with this one. due end aug 2011. :)
    tenpintiff03

    Answer by tenpintiff03 at 1:29 AM on May. 27, 2011

  • 2 months then I got tired of making him sick every time I fed him.
    lizziebreath

    Answer by lizziebreath at 1:36 AM on May. 27, 2011

  • Currently BF'ing...my daughter is 4 months and 3 weeks...I plan on continuing til shes 2 yrs old.
    Emmajosmommy

    Answer by Emmajosmommy at 8:12 AM on May. 27, 2011

  • Breastfeed son until he was 2
    JAMom07

    Answer by JAMom07 at 8:18 AM on May. 27, 2011

  • Currently and DD is going to be a year on the 12th. DS-On a few weeks only because he had reflux,allergy issues, etc
    liss05

    Answer by liss05 at 8:59 AM on May. 27, 2011

  • I could only Bfeed for a week and then I dried up. :(
    Navywife2808

    Answer by Navywife2808 at 10:52 AM on May. 27, 2011

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