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breastfeeding toddler

You know you are breastfeeding a toddler when…..

Nobody tells you ‘breast is best’ any more (even though it is!). Instead, you hear “are you STILL breastfeeding” or “you will be going to school to feed him at lunchtime.” (Tell them, ‘only if I am on canteen duty’) The positioning mantra ‘chest to chest and chin to breast’ no longer applies – now it’s ‘gymnurstics’ with their feet in your face,…
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You aren’t STILL Breastfeeding?!

The headlines in today’s newspaper scream, "Breastfeed until school book sparks debate and divides mums " According to the article, ‘PAEDIATRICIANS have slammed a controversial new book, 'Beyond The Sling' by Big Bang Theory star Mayim Bialik, proclaiming the benefits of breastfeeding her three-and-a-half-year-old son.” Paediatrician Dr Scott…
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