I am looking for advice on how often I should be breastfeeding my 9 month old son. He has 3 meals a day + snacks and drinks a lot of water. I breastfeed him at bedtime and throughout the night (he usually wakes 2-3 times) but I struggle to get him to feed off me during the day. Is he getting enough milk? Hope you can help.
Jul 27, 2016 08:12 AM
Hi Thank you for your email and questions, if baby is continuing to maintain and gain weight he will be having sufficient milk. Useful milk substitutions include for example a 20g portion of cheese can replace one third of his daily requirement for milk.
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