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Old 07-06-2006, 11:10 PM   #12
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Re: Latch sugg.

Originally Posted by tmolly
I used to pull ds's chin down with my thumb to have him open wider, then stuff in the nipple.
We did the same because Ashton is what I've began calling a "lazy nurser"! I had so much milk, that when he doesn't latch on correctly, I will get a plugged duct within an hour. I've had two horrible fevers from mastitis so far and he's only 2 months. It's made me work ever harder to make sure we get it right. I always lay down to nurse, and it works great for us!
katherine-Waterbirthing, breastfeeding, organic eating, and cloth diapering SAHM of Hailyn 11/23/03 and Ashton 05/06/06, and madly in love wife to my hunny, Shane!
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