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Stopping BF - will I leak milk?

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LittleOne76 Wed 02-Jan-13 14:09:53

I last fed 16mo DS two weeks ago and have had the odd wet patch. Nothing major but just a bit. I've worn and carried around breast pads just in case. The milk is really drying up now and I don't have to pump to relieve the pressure and think this makes a massive difference.

The body is quite amazing isn't it? Can't believe we still fed for this long but am glad we did it. I love the cuddles now that don't involve DS helping himself.......!

VisualiseAHorse Wed 02-Jan-13 13:35:42

I stopped BF about 5 weeks ago (on the right side, 3 weeks ago on the left), and have had no leaks. But I was never leaky anyway.

Although I am still making milk. And LO randomly latched on and fed twice the other night. confused

DeckTheHallsWithBartimaeus Wed 02-Jan-13 08:34:29

Random question. Have decided to stop BF 15 month old DS.

We'd dropped down to one evening BF - is there a risk I'll leak now we're stopping it completely? (I work FT so don't want any embarassing moments! wink)

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