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    Default Haven't breastfeed in 3days, can I start again?

    As per title, I'm onto day three of no breastfeeds (I was going to wean but am feeling guilty) I was only doing morning n night and bub didn't seem that interested and had formula top ups anyways. So am I able to start again?

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    Awesome!! Thanks 😄

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    I just tried to feed her n she had about 3 sucks then stopped, offered her a bottle n she had about 30ml. Just not interested in milk atm even her other feeds she'll be lucky to have 100ml a feed sometimes less. She's 7.5 months.

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    If you are really keen to get her back on the breast, just keep persevering, this article has good pointers about getting over a 'nursing strike'

    http://kellymom.com/bf/concerns/child/back-to-breast/

    All the very best.

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    Wow thank you! I never knew there was such thing as a nursing strike! I thought she was self weaning.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stac84 View Post
    Wow thank you! I never knew there was such thing as a nursing strike! I thought she was self weaning.
    Very rare to self wean before 12-18 months


 

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