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Question: My 3 month girl baby is not drinking milk while awake. She drinks while sleeping. What to do?
Answer: Tips to keep baby awake during a feed: burp and switch breasts oftenchange diaper half way through a feedingrub, massage or tickle feet, toes, hands and/or underarmsstroke facetalk or sing to babystroke baby's spine or walk your fingers up baby's spinewashcloth on face/neckblow gently into baby's facetalk to babyremove his clothes, do skin to skin, or at least unsaddlesit baby upright since this is a hard position to fall asleep inplace baby on a flat surface next to you without blankets etc. After baby lies there for 30 seconds or so he'll probably start to fuss and kick and be ready to eat again. This is one of my favorite techniques. It works really well, and it doesn't require much energy from a tired mom.bicycle baby's legs and armsfeed baby in a light and noisy environmentCrown Reflex- Dance your fingers on the crown of baby's head (firmly but not hard). This helps to lengthen feeds by keeping baby sucking and swallowing.Palmar Reflex- massage baby's palms in a circle with your thumbs. Do this for up to a minute if needed to help baby open his mouth and get ready to nurse.
Question: Hello my daughter is not drinking breast milk at all in the day time only formula she is drinking whenever I force to give her breast milk she cries nd doesn't drink in the day but in night she drink breast milk what should I do that she drinks breast milk and bcz of not drinking my breast milk flow is also decreasing
Answer: She is 6 months old you must be introducing her With solid food. Once she started her bm intake will decrease. However if you are giving her formula in bottle, that may be the reason of her refusing bm. Instead bottle you can feed her with spoon. And instead Formula give her your expressed bm. In that way you supply will not decreased. Try this may help you.
Question: My baby s drinking breast milk only while lying down. she s not taking feed in any other way.. is that risky?
Answer: I do not worry this completely ok the baby is drinking milk my lying down position there is nothing to where you can continue