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How long did you breastfeed for?

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Asked by Anonymous at 6:38 PM on Dec. 13, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • about 7 to 8 mths

    Answer by gemgem at 6:40 PM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • 18 months with my DS. I would have gone longer, but I had gotten pregnant and had a miscarriage and got pumped full of drugs, so I had to cold turkey wean him. Boy, did that hurt!

    Answer by nwdeserangel at 6:40 PM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • I nursed my children until their first birthday, with the exception of my third child. I stopped nursing him a month after his first birthday. Most children wean themselves because they begin eating and drinking other things.

    Answer by dustbunny at 6:42 PM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • i nursed for 6 1/2 months

    Answer by shadowia30 at 6:48 PM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • 11 to 12 months for both of my boys. My boobs show it, but my boys are healthier for it.

    Answer by BrandonsMom1000 at 6:52 PM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • Roo is 18 end in sight yet!

    Answer by jaycee1124 at 7:14 PM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • 12 months so far.

    Answer by ColleenF30 at 7:22 PM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • 20 months and still going! =o)

    Answer by ivansmom07 at 7:24 PM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • 10 ish months for my daughter, 11 ish months for my son -- once my kids start eating a lot of table food I have a hard time keeping my milk supply. I ended up giving both kids formula a few times a day until about age two. I did that to make sure the nutrients they were getting were balanced enough.

    Answer by Serafyna at 7:48 PM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • 11ish months for my daughter... she just stopped one day. Too busy doing other things.

    Answer by KnoxvilleDoula at 8:06 PM on Dec. 13, 2008

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