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Nursing while Pregnant
"Can nursing while pregnant cause sleep changes in my toddler?
immediately after getting pregnant (I am about 8-9 weeks pregnant), my
18-month-old boy is having shorter naps and waking up earlier in the
morning. Could this be related? He is otherwise his same old self, happy
Sep 02, 2013
Breastfeeding During Pregnancy
while pregnant is a normal and natural occurrence. Frequently, moms get
pregnant while still nursing one or even two other babies and/or
There is usually a report in a change in the taste of
the milk, or later in pregnancy, possibly a drop in supply due to
significant hormonal changes. There is no known connection to nursing
while pregnant causing a shift in the nursling's sleep patterns.
you researched "wonder weeks"? A big change in their brain happens
around 18 months. Teething can also cause a shift in sleep patterns.
change in your diet that increased caffeine or energy drinks could also
transfer into your milk to your toddler. Also, any significant changes in your
life can cause your baby's sleep schedule to be thrown off-moving, new
people, new school, new routine, etc.
Keep on nursing, mama. You are doing great!"
Breastfeeding while Pregnant.
by Fuad (Qatar)
"My kid is just 9 months, and my wife is again pregnant, so is there any issue for her breastfeeding my kid while pregnant?
Kindly advise please."
Jan 07, 2013 Breastfeeding and Pregnancy by: Tracy
She can definitely continue to breastfeed. It is completely fine; many moms around the world do this.
Your child may want to stop breastfeeding during her last months of pregnancy, when her milk turns from mature milk into colostrum, due to the taste of the milk changing (becoming saltier), but you should try to encourage Baby to continue since this milk is perfect for both newborns and toddlers.
She may feel overwhelmed when the newborn arrives, with two to breastfeed, so make sure that she is not stuck with too much responsibility in the first few weeks...so that she can dedicate most of her time and energy to them.