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Breastfeeding twins

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DutchOma Sat 08-Sep-07 21:48:31

"If you have twins you must not express or you won't have enough".

True or not?

determination Sat 08-Sep-07 21:50:11

totally false! the more milk thats removed from the breasts the more milk is made.

determination Sun 09-Sep-07 08:58:49

How Milk Production Works wink

Littlefish Sun 09-Sep-07 09:02:28

My sister breastfed her twins for a year. Once breastfeeding was well established, she began to express so that she could feed one twin from a bottle while she was out, while breastfeeding the other. She never fancied getting both norks out in public at the same time grin.

DutchOma Sun 09-Sep-07 17:21:56

Thank you, I thought so. I have printed the thread and the Kellymom advice and stuck it to my friend's door, she is the twins grandmother, a nurse and should have known better, so should I but when it gets spouted with such conviction you all begin to doubt.

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