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Mom to two perfect kids surrogate to two sweetpotatos born 4.21.11
I love someone with ataxia telangiectasia http://www.atcp.org
Originally Posted by hollyhobby
i am paranoid about alcohol after working as a social worker and seeing alcohol affected kids.
Originally Posted by trijosie-mama
dh got us free tickets to see Les Claypool in 2 weeks
Originally Posted by homemademomma
if it doesnt seem to bother your babe, caffiene in moderation is FINE. alcohol in moderation is fine as well. only a miniscule amount is excreted in your breast milk. the amount of alcohol in your breastmilk is =to the amount in your blood. so say your blood level was 0.2 (or something. . . i dont know the numbers at all but i know the legal limit is way below 1%, right?). that means that your breast milk alcohol level is .2. that is less than what is in a non-alcoholic beer! not a problem AT ALL. and pump&dump is certainly not necessary bc the alcohol gets metabolized out of your bm at the same rate that it gets metabolized out of your blood- in other words, if you have one drink, in one hour ALL the alcoholis out of your bm as well as your blood.
Mama to A (12), Z (11), H (9), C (5), A (3) and 4 angels.