Quoting Sofia's Mummy♥:" oh god I don't even know where to start! I'll try and start at birth and continue.. (I'd like to point ... [snip!] ... too! If there's anything else don't hesitate to message me Oh, and comfort suckling is normal AND VERY VERY IMPORTANT! "
Quoting snugglemama:" there is a normal amount of weight loss.. and there is weight loss that shows dehydration and that ... [snip!] ... after feedings and syringe feed... but rarely do you have to resort to formula. OP- there are BF safe meds for PPD. "
Quoting [α❤к]:" Really they never offered me any? & I even asked for ones I can breastfeed with, they said they wouldn't do me any good "
Quoting [α❤к]:" Exactly what the title says. Tell me everything you have learned from experience to successfully breast feed. Links to websites and such are helpful too. "I think when people say it is hard for the first two weeks, what is really hard is thinking you might be starving your baby. If you pump you might get almost nothing. But I never really produced much while pumping, but babies just suck so much more effectively. When the baby is peeing or pooping a lot, then they are getting what they need.
Quoting Kara-lynn:" <blockquote><b>Quoting [α❤к]:</b>" If my hospital will let me take ... [snip!] ... them, so they may put up a fight, but be prepared ahead of time! I know several women who have done it, with excellent results!"