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Question: I am suffering from lose motion , should I breastfeed my baby or nit

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Answer: you can continue breastfeeding...Modifying your diet is the easiest and most natural way to treat diarrhea while breast-feeding. Doctors will often recommend the popular BRAT diet, which stands for: bananasrice (white)applesaucetoast The BRAT foods are bland foods that are generally well-tolerated and easy to digest for more people suffering from diarrhea. The regimen is low in protein and low in fat, which benefits your digestive system. The BRAT diet is also low in fiber, which will help your body firm up loose stools. Furthermore, the bananas will replace much of the potassium, which is needed to maintain cellular and electrical function, lost during a bout of diarrhea. Avoid brown rice, since it’s higher in fiber.
Answer: Hello Dear, yes you can breastfeed your child even if you are suffering from diarrhoea, but make sure you drink plenty of liquids to keep up your fluid levels and prevent dehydration. See your doctor if your symptoms don't get better after a few days. There are very few illnesses when you should stop breastfeeding. Most common illnesses, like colds and flu, can't be passed through breast milk. In fact, if you are unwell, your breast milk will contain antibodies, which help to protect your baby from getting the same illness. Take care.
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    shabnum banu915 days ago


Answer: You should breastfeed your baby.. it's a myth that if the mother is sick she shouldn't feed the baby.. it's not like that.. if the mother is sick then automatically antibodies will produce to fight against the antigens.. which keeps safe the breast milk and can be given to baby..
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