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    Default Re: Someone breastfeeding your bub? What do you think?

    No way. Wish I could say yes, but would not feel comfortable with this at all. And I also would not want to breast feed someone else's baby

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    Default Someone breastfeeding your bub? What do you think?

    My first reaction (and I know this is probably not PC): low supply? Get a breast pump.

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    Quote Originally Posted by VicPark View Post
    My first reaction (and I know this is probably not PC): low supply? Get a breast pump.
    Agreed and also some fenugreek tablets

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    If it was a very close friend/family and my own supply was well established so there is no risk that lost feeding time would effect my supply.... I'd maybe consider it....

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    I can barely stomach the thought of feeding my own babies.

    I have let someone else feed my kid, it was an easy solution to driving all the way home to get more formula. She's my kids cousin and I have known her for years. It wasn't weird at all.

    She also fed another of her cousins who's mother couldn't get him to latch, her full supply and experience was enough to get him going, the mother then had a much easier time.

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    Default Someone breastfeeding your bub? What do you think?

    Only in an emergency! Like if I wasn't there and DD was starving (she doesn't take a bottle)

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    Not a 'random mummy' or 'random child' but yes, if I knew them (ie family, friends)

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    Default Someone breastfeeding your bub? What do you think?

    I really wish I could say yes, because I'm very pro b/f....but if I'm honest, no I don't think I'd be comfortable.

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    Default Re: Someone breastfeeding your bub? What do you think?

    Quote Originally Posted by Pesca77 View Post
    I really wish I could say yes, because I'm very pro b/f....but if I'm honest, no I don't think I'd be comfortable.
    This ^^^



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    Default Someone breastfeeding your bub? What do you think?

    I would not be comfortable with it.


 

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