Quoting InkDMomma:" I don't remember this with either of the kids... or the passed pregnancies. I was in the bath last night ... [snip!] ... that before like I said. I'm only 7 1/2 weeks sooo I don't know what it could be? Is it a good sign I might be able to BF?!"
Quoting BeccaSauraus:" That happened to me when I was pregnant. My midwife said it was dried colostrum. And maybe! I'm BF now and I had it "
Quoting InkDMomma:" Oh that makes me happy! with my 2 kids I could never BF... I tried but NOTHING came out. My OB said ... [snip!] ... women's bodies just have a hard time producing but after a few pregnancies their bodies sometimes get into the swing of things."I wish you luck momma!
Quoting lolajessup:" Yup colostrum. It doesn't really have an effect on your ability to bf. but it's not a bad sign either Bfing will be successful mostly with hard work, desication, patience, and BG mamas!"
Quoting InkDMomma:" I really tried hard for 6 weeks with both of my stinkers but I couldn't let them starve even when ... [snip!] ... any medications or anything. I am REALLY going to try REALLY hard with this baby, I'm hoping so much I get some kind of supply."Were they having enough wet diapers and gaining weight? Pumping isn't an indication of low or no supply. I could never pump more then 1/2-1oz per hour but breastfeed for two years with our oldest. You can also try mothers milk tea and funrek (spelling?).
Quoting Clk:" Were they having enough wet diapers and gaining weight? Pumping isn't an indication of low or no supply. ... [snip!] ... then 1/2-1oz per hour but breastfeed for two years with our oldest. You can also try mothers milk tea and funrek (spelling?)."
Quoting InkDMomma:" nothing at all would come out! I would have them nurse for a long while a few times a day until they ... [snip!] ... reason Even at the hospital they made me supplement and they REALLY push for BFing at mine. They weren't pooping or peeing."
Quoting Clk:" Yeah babies do comfort nurse and probably were trying to up your supply too. All you can do is try again."
Quoting InkDMomma:" I'm going to work my booty off! I want to BF more than anything."
Quoting zombie.:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Clk:</b>" Yeah babies do comfort nurse and probably were trying ... [snip!] ... foods (i know thats not an issue for you!). Also regular oatmeal that you have to make stove top style can up your supply."