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Low supply and slow weight gain

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Posted 31 July 2012 - 12:18 PM

Well done!

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Posted 31 July 2012 - 12:28 PM

Well done Nic!
At 12months she was bigger then my little sprat, if that gives you any comfort. Aly was 8.2kg at 12 months.

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Posted 31 July 2012 - 01:06 PM

Wow - I am so impressed you fed for that long with a supply line. You are obviously a very determined mummy and it's lovely you got to enjoy all that time breastfeeding your daughter. Glad you updated your post. smile.gif

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Posted 01 August 2012 - 04:11 PM

Well done! That's an amazing achievement.

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Posted 01 August 2012 - 04:57 PM

Thanks for all the lovely feedback, ladies! I've been meaning to update this thread for ages to let people know how I got on, so I'm glad I finally did it.
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Posted 01 August 2012 - 08:42 PM

Nicely done! smile.gif I had terrible supply issues and I hate that people make it sound so easy and as if it's a management issue, not a physical one. It's not easy for many women and dammit, we deserve some credit for putting up with all that shit and doing it really, really tough. I hope you had the worlds biggest glass of wine to celebrate once you were done.
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Posted 01 August 2012 - 09:07 PM

That is really fabulous work. 13 months is a fantastic effort when it's not the easiest path. You deserve the biggest kudos, so well done!

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 10:42 AM

Well done on acheiving your milestone and persisting for so long, you should be very proud of yourself! I know how hard it was for you (we had similar problems). Don't worry about Astrid being on the smaller side, S ended up being ff from 4 months, eats like a horse and is still just over the 25% for weight. She must be meant to be petite. smile.gif

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