when can u express?

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  1. G_I_L_L

    G_I_L_L Well-Known Member

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    hiya all
    i was just wonderin when is it ok to express? im goin to try breastfeedin but ive got this feelin ill stop but i wont o give my baby all my antibodies (ive been told they are in ur 1st few days milk) i dont wont to put baby on the bottle till as least a week after the birth so do u think it will be ok to express so soon? i no they say not to till 6weeks till breastfeedin is thingyoed but i wont be breast feedin
     
  2. emma1976

    emma1976 Well-Known Member

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    You can after a few days I think but midwives prefer it if you start doing that after a month if you are actually breastfeeding. I think it's OK straight away if you aren't but just want to express. If you get what I mean.

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  3. emma1976

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    You can after a few days I think but midwives prefer it if you start doing that after a month if you are actually breastfeeding. I think it's OK straight away if you aren't but just want to express. If you get what I mean.

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  4. mumof4_1992

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    Wrong sub forum hun. Wish you the best
     
  5. Wobbles

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    Moved to 'Ask a Mum' and left with 24 hours redirection.

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