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Old 07-09-2012, 11:32 AM - Thread Starter
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I am expecting my second child and am wondering if all I need to do to my breast pump is get new tubes....does anyone have any advise on this subject?  Thanks!

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If you are using the same pump, have the suction checked at a local breastfeeding store. Yes, new tubes and "seals" if you are using a medela. The seals wear out and the tubes are prone to mold etc. Inspect the other pieces and if in good condition, sterilize and use again. And treat yourself to a second or more set. It is awesome to have extras.

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