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Feeding/Pumping Schedule

I am a first time mom to a one week old baby girl. Right now I am breastfeeding on demand, but I will be returning to work at some point and I wanted to start pumping for her. I am only getting about 3 ounces from both breasts together each time I pump, which so far has only been maybe like 3 times...
Posted by becjoh - 10 hours ago

Cramps after ovulation

My husband and I are on our 2nd month of TTC and also 2nd month of using an ovulation kit. It is 5 days past when I got a positive sign on the ovulation kit. We had sex the day before, day of, and day after (among other random days). I have had cramps for the past 5 days since the positive sign o...
Posted by Anonymous - 21 hours ago

Over Active Fetus

My third pregnancy and I cannot remember the other two moving around as much as this baby is. I am currently 29 weeks. This has been going on for a while now. The first movement I felt was about week 15/16. Could there be problems? Has anyone else experienced this and what was the outcome of th...
Posted by Anonymous - 1 day ago

Is it time?

Drs appt yesterday afternoon revealed I'm 38 wks, 3-4 cm dilated, 50% effaced, and now I've been up for 2.5 hours with contractions. At first they were just annoying. I started timing them about an hour ago. Had 5 lasting about a minute and a half every 10 minutes. The pain makes my toes curl, I've ...
Posted by kmocoups - 1 day ago

nursing less after tongue tie

Before my EBF 10mo old has his tongue tie revised, he nursed every two hours for no less than 20 minutes. It's been six weeks since the revision and over the last week, he's been nursing for only 5-10mins and every 3-4 hours. My breast does not feel empty when he's done like before. He seems to only...
Posted by Anonymous - 6 days ago

Sick and ovulating

So the last 2 months right before I have ovulated I have gotten a cold. Has anyone else experienced anything like this or is it simply coincidental!? Tia!...
Posted by Anonymous - 6 days ago

Poll on Natural Childbirth vs. Planned interventions

I would love to see statistics on here on how many people plan births either in the hospital or out of the hospital....
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Posted by Mattie56 - 1 week ago

Could I get pregnant

Yesterday morning I had the thick, sticky, stretchy discharge. My husband and I then had intercourse last night. Am I fertile after the discharge or has the opportunity to get pregnant passed? My daughter will be 1 in a few weeks, and I am still nursing. But she just started sleeping through the nig...
Posted by Anonymous - 1 week ago

Daughters Curiosity

I have an 8 year old daughter in 3rd grade. She has been very curious about where babies come from. I feel like she's way too young, but was told they learn about sex education in the 4th grade!!! That seems crazy to me.. But anyways, my question is, how do I answer her question of "what is sex...
Posted by Anonymous - 1 week ago

Want to stop pumping

I am pumping twice a day. My son has a side preference so I've kept the other side up so I could donate. Each day, I pump 6oz from the side he does eat from and 6-8 from the other. It was easy in the beginning, but about seven months in it started to become hard to keep up with, but I tried to make ...
Posted by Anonymous - 1 week ago