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Expressing for work

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Latenighttv Wed 17-Feb-16 00:34:56

Hi please can you help. My son is nearly 9 weeks. I really need to go back to work even if it is just for two mornings a week. I want to continue bf so need to express however the baby has just started showing longer so I'm waking up engorged most days. I know if I express this might make the engorgement worse. Has anyone find that expressing just one feed about 4/5 oz has worsened engorgement? I m scared to do the extra pumping yet really need to go to work!! Thanks

JiltedJohnsJulie Wed 17-Feb-16 22:06:44

Are you in the UK Laten? If so, have you tried calling one of the Bfing Helplines? smile

Latenighttv Thu 18-Feb-16 13:32:53

Yes I am, thanks I'll try this

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