Few days old baby

Question: Hello, I hv just given birth to a 06 days old baby girl on 13 June. I'm worried dat she is not taking my milk( breast feed) .. Bcoz of dat I'm giving her formula milk.... Similac. What should I do? She sometimes tries to suck my milk but it seems dat she is not able to suck it properly or my milk is not sufficient for her

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Answer: Hello! Sometimes babies are unable to latch properly due to flat or inverted nipples. Try to use a nipple shield . You can also take the help of a lactation expert if you can. Also use a breast pump to stimulate the milk glands to keep on producing more milk. Take care
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