Hi, my baby is 8 days old and won't latch on. She has been formula fed from day 1. I really want her to latch on so I can breastfeed. Can you help? When I am offering my breast she gets frustrated and cries and pushes me away. What can I do?
Nov 14, 2016 15:02 PM
Thank you for your message. It sounds like you have a lot going on for your new family. At 8 days it's still really early days so nothing is a foregone conclusion yet in terms of breastfeeding. Babies can, and do, go to the breast even if they have not done so initially.
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