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Old 08-21-2009, 08:14 PM   #11
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Re: How consistent is your letdown?

Originally Posted by Kriket View Post
I always try to get two let downs. I always have milk "in the wings" then after an initial 2 oz or so I have to take the pump off let my nipples rest, do some nipple exercises and massage and I will get another let down.
Me too on the two let downs, but mostly I think that "nipple exercises" are hysterically funny and I wanted to type that. Okay, in all seriousness they help a lot, as does the breast massage between "bouts". I would seriously get another 2-3 oz doing this.

Having a cold room would tank my supply.
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