hi, im breastfeeding my baby shell be 4weeks old on friday and i have what i think is a chest infection i keep coughing and my throat and chest hurt.. my baby has started coughing now too, should i carry on breastfeedin or stay away from her if so what if she catches it, please help, thanks to anyone who can give advice :D xAnswer Question
Answer by Syphon at 6:41 AM on Jun. 1, 2011
Answer by mkdirector2011 at 7:29 AM on Jun. 1, 2011
Answer by micheledo at 8:00 AM on Jun. 1, 2011
Keep on breastfeeding. You'll pass antibodies to your nursling to prevent her cold from getting too bad. Stay well hydrated and you'll both do OK.
Answer by JSD24 at 8:26 AM on Jun. 1, 2011
Answer by Congenial at 10:52 AM on Jun. 1, 2011
Keep breastfeeding... it's the best thing you can do while you are sick... you body produces antibodies and passes them to the baby... your antibodies will help you baby fight off the infection.
Answer by AmiJanell at 1:14 PM on Jun. 1, 2011
Answer by Krysta622 at 3:18 PM on Jun. 1, 2011