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Advice on expressing please

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Ladybird81 Mon 10-Mar-14 20:07:06

Ok, this may seem like a really stupid question, so my apologies!
I have to leave my 3 week old DD tomorrow to go to the dentist and some work done so am leaving her with my DM, I was going to express some milk tonight incase she needs a feed while I'm gone.
My question is, if I express tonight how will that effect my feeds tonight, will she get en

AnythingNotEverything Mon 10-Mar-14 20:12:40

She will. Milk is created at source on demand. You don't "run out". You may feel emptier but there is always sufficient milk for your baby.

How long will you be gone? You may need to feed/express before you go and as soon as you get back too.

And wear breast pads just in case!

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