Hi i was exclusively breast feeding for 6 months and then introduced pureed food. My daughter is now 9 months i has planned to stop breast feeding before now and thought now would be a good time to wean her off however, i have found feeding easy. I have had some comments from a family member who says i should stop and they cant express strongly enough that i should. They said my daughter should be drinking from a cup and should now be independent. I am a working mum, and i feel my daughter is quite independent already in other ways. Are there any negative implications of breast feeding to this age or beyond? What is the ideal time to stop. If i stop now will my baby be disadvantaged in any health ways?
Nov 15, 2016 12:51 PM
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