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How Often to Feed? Mom to Mom

Letters Photo: Sarah Steele-Smith   Mother’s situation: How often to feed? I think breastfeeding is going well for me and my six-week-old baby. His weight gain is good and he is pretty contented with plenty of wet and dirty diapers. However, my worry is how often he breastfeeds. Everyone I have spoken to has suggested four-hourly feeds are to be expected. My prenatal class teacher...

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