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RosieOB Wed 01-Apr-20 01:23:23

My babies 7 1/2 months old he is currently teething and just bites my nipples in the day I can barely get 4/5 feeds out of him in a 24 hour period he eats lots of solids and will prefer it over breastfeeding (guessing it's the teeth) is this normal should he be having more feeds?

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JiltedJohnsJulie Wed 01-Apr-20 10:01:03

At this age they take roughly the same amount if milk if you feed twice or twenty times, so I wouldn’t worry too much about that.

I would try and tackle the biting though. Some Mums find it helps to feed lying down. If that doesn’t work, I’d give one of the BFing Helplines a call. Have you got the Numbers? smile

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