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Old 05-14-2008, 09:42 PM   #10
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La Mere D'Anna
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Re: Constipated Breastfed Twins

It's common for breastfed babies to have lengths of several days between bowel movements. My daughter once went like 8 days (when she was EBFing) without a bowel movement. I had someone once explain it that breastmilk is more easily digestible by infants, so there is less "waste" material to be put into the digestive tract. Hope that helps!
Co-sleeping Mama to a toddler, breastfed & weaned at 2 1/2 years, Anna Daisy born 11/19/06. I just did what was natural to me.
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