• Hi girls! I had my first prenatal appt today and when the dr found out I was still nursing my 15 month old she said I need to stop right away! She said nursing while pregnant takes from the baby inside. Baby needs calcium and iron and other nutrients that nursing will take away from the baby…makes sense to me.. but I can’t cold turkey my 15…[Read more]

  • AydensMommy2009 replied to the topic in the forum Babies Forum 3 years, 8 months ago

    Hi girls! I had my first prenatal appt today and when the dr found out I was still nursing my 15 month old she said I need to stop right away! She said nursing while pregnant takes from the baby inside. Baby needs calcium and iron and other nutrients that nursing will take away from the baby…makes sense to me.. but I can’t cold turkey my 15…[Read more]

  • Thanks everyone to your responses! I will wait and see what happens 😉 I am no means about to force him to wean. I want him to ‘self wean’. Thanks!

  • LawsonsMom – Are you pumping on your breaks? or on company time? If its on your breaks I think you should talk to your local labour board and tell them you are being discriminated for breastfeeding etc. See if they can help.. Sorry you have to go through this! Breastfeeding is the most natural and healthiest thing for you and your baby! Why can’t…[Read more]

  • Hi all! I just came across this forum, I usually post in the week I am in…..
    I am 9 weeks 5 days pregnant and still nursing my 15 month old son. I would like my son to self wean, but would also like to stop nursing at least 2 months before new baby comes so I can make sure I’ll have the colustrum again… Anyone else pregnant while still nursing?