Feeding Problems: Myself

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Feeding Problems

I have been having problems feeding my 3 month old. About 2 weeks ago she started getting so much gas durring feeding(formula...tried to breast feed but it just did not work out). I talked to a nurse about it and switched her formula to that gentlease from infamil(has anyone tried that?). it has been almost a week and she still has a lot of pain and is starting to refuse the bottle completely(even 3-4 hours when I know she is hungry). She is generally a happy baby...just not when it is feeding time. I totally dread feeding time now(I am...

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Feeding Therapy

Hi- My daughter was born at 28 weeks and we have struggled with feeding her...

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Breast Feeding

My wife needs to know what is the best way to stop brest feeding? Our...

Refuses Bottle

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He Will NOT Take a bottle...help

My 2 month old loves nursing and I love nursing him, too. However, I go back to work in a month so we have been trying to use the bottle a little to prepare him for daycare. Also, with it being the holidays we have different parties to go to and he won't take a bottle for his grandparents (babysitting). When it's breast milk he seems interested but will not suck on the bottle and when it is formula it's worse. Any suggestions of how to get him to take the bottle?

Safe to Breastfeed while Sick?

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Breastfeeding and Sick

I don't know what is up with my immune system, but I seem to get sick quite often. If my son is sick, I'll get sick too. He was fine for the first six months and I attributed that to my breastfeeding. But since the beginning of this year, I've been sick three times as well as my son. My issue is that I obviously don't get much rest with a 9 month old. Most of the medications out there are not recommended if you're nursing. What can I do? I drink lots of liquids and am taking vitamins, etc. Is there anything else I can do? ...