Breast Milk Supply Questions
Hey there I'm on day 4 of my paleo plan and have noticed a significant decrease in my milk supply....its bad! My daughter is 4 months old and exclusively breast fed. The advice I've gotten is to add carbs and fats.....my question is how? Should... (more)
So this morning on my facebook feed Lakeshore Medical Breastfeeding Medicine clinic posted this "Three main hormones required for lactation to begin are prolactin, insulin and hydrocortisone, and progesterone must go away (that happens when the... (more)
My second daughter was born in early February of this year. She is now 6 months old. I have started her on paleo solids, because breast milk alone was not sustaining her anymore, but am still nursing her about 5 times a day and 1-2 times a night.... (more)
She's going to "try" to pump, but doesn't think she'll be able to do much while working full time. I've suggested cow's milk and/ or donated breast milk, she thinks the antibodies from another woman's breast milk will hurt the baby and the baby... (more)
This has been mentioned here and there but I can't source the main points... How much (or did) adults in the paleo era drink human breastmilk?