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Updated Oct 16, 2019

Switch to Breast After 9 Weeks of Bottle?

December 07, 2009 by dee s. - Washington, DC

Hello. My baby was born 5 weeks early and had to be given formual via bottle from the get-go in order to gain weight....


Advice from Breastfeeding Moms on Cereal/solids?

January 04, 2009 by Patri S. - Washington, DC

So, I'm confused about solids. My girls are 5 months. We experimented with cereal yesterday. They both gobbled up 2 T...


Advice on Self-weaning 11 Month Old

July 28, 2009 by Heather L. - Washington, DC

Hi, My sweet 11 month old has started weaning himself. His night time feedings seemed to have replaced most of his d...


Seeking Advice from Breastfeeding moms--I Want to Wean My 5+ Month Old Girls

January 13, 2009 by Patri S. - Washington, DC

I'm really feeling like I've had enough. I'm just struggling so much with the isolation and physical demands of breas...


Oversupply of Milk/Forceful Letdown

April 03, 2008 by Kara K. - Washington, DC

I have a four week old and am experiencing an oversupply of milk and forceful letdown. My baby coughs and chokes duri...


Sleeping Through the Night and Milk Supply

May 08, 2008 by Kara K. - Washington, DC

My nine week old daughter is sleeping each night from about 9pm-7am (sometimes longer). I've heard that this could ca...


All of the Suddenn Won't Take a Bottle

May 30, 2008 by Kara K. - Washington, DC

My daughter is now almost 12 weeks old. We introduced a bottle of expressed breastmilk starting around 2 weeks of age...


Bottle at Midnight

March 29, 2008 by Kara K. - Washington, DC

I have a three week old and would like my husband to give her a bottle of breastmilk at midnight so that I can (hopef...


Baby Girl Weening Herself

April 13, 2008 by M W. - Washington, DC

My 6 month old has started to ween herself...meaning- she doesn't eat 10 mins on each breast anymore. She eats for ab...


Adiri, Breastflow or Other Bottles Good for Breastfeeding Babies?

June 29, 2008 by E T. - Washington, DC

Hi, Everyone. I happily nursed my first son until he was about 14 - 15 months. I did not introduce the bottle with ...