Safe to Breastfeed while Sick?

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Breastfeeding and Sick

R.A. asks from Los Angeles

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 ...


Breastfeeding While Sick

K.H. asks from Kalamazoo

Hi out there! I have a quick question for all of you moms that breastfeed. Tessa (my little girl) is 4months old and I am still breastfeeding. I am starting to com...


I'm Sick, Can I Still Breastfeed?

A.L. asks from Sacramento

I have come down with a cold or maybe it's the flu, but I'm wondering if it's still safe to breastfeed my 4 month old while I'm sick, or should I be using some of the...


So Sick of Hearing About Breastfeeding...

H.D. asks from Chicago

I am friends with a few women that all they can talk about lately is breastfeeding and all the issues that surround it. I fully support every womens choice (I also br...


Breastfeeding While Sick

E.H. asks from Des Moines

Hi Moms, I was up with a stomach issue most of last night, and I'm not sure if it's a bug, or if it was something that I ate (we did eat out at a restaraunt, and no ...


Breastfeeding While Sick

G.S. asks from Dallas

Hi moms! I need your advice...I had a csection with my one month old and have been breastfeeding him exclusively. I haven't had much rest, especially with the infa...


I'm Sick... Can I Still Breastfeed? =(

S.B. asks from Los Angeles

I have had a really bad sore throat & runny nose since last night. We've been giving our 4 month old formula and I've been pumping just to keep my distance from him. ...


Could Taking Metformin While Breastfeeding Be Making My Son Sick?

M.G. asks from Stationed Overseas

Hi all, I have looked through all the Q&As and I know there are lots of questions about Metformin and PCOS, but I couldn't find the answer I was looking for, so hope...


Sick Breastfeeding Mom Needing MD Whose Rx Won't Affect Milk Supply

A.J. asks from Dallas

I have had an awful cough in my chest for the past 4 days and it's only getting worse. I believe I'm infected and need a good doctor willing to give me solutions tha...



K.C. asks from Las Vegas

To breastfeed or not? I have 1 child and my sister has 2 with 1 on the way. She breastfed I didn't we are both stay at home moms, I am a smoker, she is not. I did ...