Advanced search

Breast Feeding Efficiency

(2 Posts)
Csd17 Mon 09-Oct-17 19:35:31

Hi. Is it possible that my six and a half week old son would already be getting more efficient at breastfeeding? He seems to spend less time feeding at the moment. Perhaps this is just a leap? He is also sleeping more. I hope he is getting enough food. Any input gratefully received.

Unicornberry Mon 09-Oct-17 19:39:41

Yes they get more efficient as they get older smile

If he's having at least 5 very wet colourless nappies a day, he is almost definitely getting enough. You don't count poopy nappies after 6 weeks as they can go up to 10 days without pooping (or do 10 per day!) just incase you didn't know.

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, watch threads, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now »

Already registered? Log in with: