Lactation Consultant: The First Years

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Breastmilk Supply

K.T. asks from Indianapolis

its only been 3 and a half weeks and my milk supply seems low..... the first week it wouldnt stop and i was feeding her and pumping lots but now when i pump its only ...


Introducing the Bottle After Two Weeks. What If She Prefers It?

H.H. asks from Los Angeles

My baby is just over two weeks. I've been struggling with a lazy eater and a just adequate milk supply. By direction of my lactation consultant, I have been pumping...


Help for thrush........breastfeeding a 2 Week old........extreme Pain.

M.S. asks from Miami

Hi Ladies, I am so grateful for this site. You always give me the best advice. I found out the source of my breastfeeding pain...........My poor son and I have...


RE: Preemie and Difficulty Feeding

K.D. asks from Boston

Hi- I am a mom of a preemie baby (born at exactly 36 weeks) on 4/20/10/ weight was 6.6... discharge weight was 6.1 and this past thursday weight was 5.14. I am very ...


Breast Milk Supply Is Dwindling!

A.C. asks from St. Louis

My son is 4 months. He's been strictly on breastmilk. I'm a SAHM. I pump and nurse. I started pumping at 2 weeks because I had such an oversupply. I had 20 oz per da...


HELP!!! Sore Sore Sore Nipples

S.R. asks from San Francisco

Hi all, My second little guy is 8 days old. I successfully breastfed my first and am wanting to do the same for our new little guy. My problem is my nipples are so ...


Breast Milk Storage and Adiri Bottles When I Go Back to Work

L.N. asks from Dallas

I'm almost 7 months pregnant, and I am planning to breastfeed. When I go back to work after the baby is born, I plan to pump during the day so he can take breastmilk...


Conflicting Information About How Much Baby Should Be Eating

R.L. asks from St. Louis

Hi everyone, I just had a question about how much my almost 10 week old should be eating. First off, I have returned to work (I only work 4 hours/day 3 days a week)...


Cleaning Wipes for Breast/nipple and for Medela Pump Parts and Storage Bags

N.B. asks from New York

Hi, I'm stocking up for breastfeeding supplies and wanted to know... Do I have to use the cleansing pads specifically sold to clean your breast before breastfeeding...


Breastfeeding Newborn Baby (3 Days Old)

J.G. asks from Omaha

My daughter is 3 days old and we just got home from the hospital today. Breastfeeding has been going ok but I started to get very sore the first day. Lactation cons...