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bumptobabies Thu 23-Aug-12 22:44:48

Hello ds now 5 wks good weight on the dairy free formula.
I stopped bf due to thrush in my milk ducts and nipples so I was in tears cleared up now
That was 2wks ago also I have colitis so can't have fibre I would really like to try and start feeding again how would I go about it I would like to bf first thing in the morning and last thing at night

MigGril Fri 24-Aug-12 07:58:47

You can relactate, but it will be a lot of work you will probably need to do more then two feeds a day to keep up a supply. or at lest pump inbetween feeds.

Kelly mom website has a good section on relactation is start there.

It may involve a lot of pumping to start with if you lo isn't keen to latch on right away.

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