• Breastfeeding While Sick: Is It Safe? Recommended?

    12 days ago - By Mama Natural

    If you're a nursing mom and catch a cold, you might be wondering “Is it OK to breastfeeding while sick?”
    In most cases? YES! Read on to find out why, plus:
    Why breastfeeding while sick may actually help baby's immune system
    When you shouldn't continue breastfeeding while sick
    How to minimize the spread of germs
    Plus, how to take care of yourself during this time
    Can You Breastfeed While Sick?
    If you catch the common cold, flu, or stomach virus, there is no reason to stop breastfeeding while sick.
    Breastmilk does not transmit viruses to babies , and as the Academy of American Pediatrics...
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