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almost clear breast milk.... ?!?!?!

Anonymous
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I'm pumping and my milk looks almost clear or cloudy. Then after about 7 mins or so of pumping I will pump to be what actually looks like milk. Is this normal?
Posted by Anonymous on Jan. 15, 2013 at 2:30 AM
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Anonymous
by Anonymous 2 on Jan. 15, 2013 at 2:31 AM

Yes. It's colostrum.

Mychele
by Ruby Member on Jan. 15, 2013 at 2:33 AM
Milk comes in many different shades and colors.
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TrouserMouse
by on Jan. 15, 2013 at 2:33 AM

 You have foremilk and hindmilk. It is normal.

Randi02
by Platinum Member on Jan. 15, 2013 at 2:34 AM
This.

Quoting TrouserMouse:

 You have foremilk and hindmilk. It is normal.

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504bbymami
by Sapphire Member on Jan. 15, 2013 at 2:35 AM
It's foremilk. Colostrum :)
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misslady80013
by Gold Member on Jan. 15, 2013 at 2:35 AM
Yes, completely normal. I wondered the same thing.
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NyiaBaby216
by on Jan. 15, 2013 at 2:35 AM
Yup...thats what I was gonna say

Quoting TrouserMouse:

 You have foremilk and hindmilk. It is normal.

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Anonymous
by Anonymous 3 on Jan. 15, 2013 at 2:36 AM
No.
Op you have foremilk which is you can thunk.if as one% milk
And hindmilk think of it as condensed milk. :) normal


Quoting Anonymous:

Yes. It's colostrum.


Anonymous
by Anonymous 3 on Jan. 15, 2013 at 2:37 AM
Some of y'all kill me!



Quoting mrsrodgers0703:

Colostrum. It's the most potent.

702Momof2
by on Jan. 15, 2013 at 2:39 AM
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Yep these pp are right the clear milk you speak of is foremilk which is more watery the thicker whiter milk is hindmilk which is the fatty vitamins rich milk that your baby really needs check out the breastfeeding moms group their wonderful over there


Quoting NyiaBaby216:

Yup...thats what I was gonna say



Quoting TrouserMouse:

 You have foremilk and hindmilk. It is normal.


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