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Expressing breast milk

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Expressing and storing breast milk

Information on expressing breast milk, doing it by hand, storing breast milk, defrosting and warming, plus links to trusted resources.

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Expressing breast milk: A how-to guide

Here's a handy rundown of expressing breastmilk for new mums, a technique where you can release your mamma's milk, either manually or with a pump, so you can store it and feed your bub at another time.

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Breast milk expressing - myDr.com.au

There are a number of reasons why a breast feeding mother might wish to express milk rather than feeding the baby directly from the breast.

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Expressing breastmilk

Not being able to feed directly from the breast does not necessarily limit your choices to just formula, and expressing breast milk is not just for mothers who cannot breastfeed. We spoke to Lisa about the many challenges and lessons she has learnt from expressing breastmilk over the last ten months.

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Expressing breastmilk

Expressing breastmilk refers to the process by which a woman expels milk from her breast. The breastmilk can then be stored and fed to her baby at a later point in time.

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Breastfeeding premature babies in the NICU

This guide has all you need to know about breastfeeding, expressing and supplementing breastmilk, and formula-feeding for premature babies in the NICU.

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Expressing | Australian Breastfeeding Association

Common breastfeeding questions: enough milk, too much milk, expressing - Raising Children NetworkTips for Pumping at Work - Breastfeeding - About.Com - Melissa K. Nagin, IBCLC

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Miracle Babies - Expressing breastmilk

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Which breast pump is best for you? | Australian Breastfeeding Association

Many breastfeeding mothers will need to express their breastmilk at some time. Whatever your reason for expressing, it can be confusing working out the best way to express and what breast pump is best to use (if any). This article looks at the different types of breast pumps and which ones are suitable for different types of expressing.

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Expressing and storing breastmilk | Australian Breastfeeding Association

Which breast pump is best for you?

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