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#1 of 4 Old 12-03-2009, 07:53 PM - Thread Starter
 
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For the past week everytime I put my ds up to my breast to feed he gags even before my nipple even enters his mouth. Has anyone else experienced this or know what's going on? Maybe I should also mention I am 1 day late on my period... I am one of those unlucky people who got their menstration back at 6 weeks post p.
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Sounds like something has happened to make him uncomfortable at the breast--illness, or teething. Did something happen while he was nursing (even a loud noise) could make him have a weird association with nursing. Does he nurse eventually?
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We found out he had ear infections so everytime I would lay him to the side it made him uncomfortable, he did nurse reluctantly until the ear infections went away then he was back to normal
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awww. Poor baby. Glad to hear he is feeling better!

Christine, Brain Aneurysm Survivor SAHM, recently stopped nursing my 4.5 yr old and 3 yr old selective and delayed vax, organic food mama to Rhiannon 4.5 and Brynn 3 ribbonburgundy.gif
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