only you can, don't your breast belong to you. How does he breast feed, if you're not giving it to him.
Six weeks is the minimum recommended time - you've past that and given him a good start. A year is better than six months but if you're ready to stop, then YES. He'll be perfectly fine. There are lots of ways to go about it, you have to find out what works best for the two of you. Be prepared for him not to be too excited though :-)
experts say that babies are advised to be fed with breastmilk until 2 yrs. it's up to you though, as you can now mix-feed him with commercially prepared milk too.
by Shawn May Scott 6 years ago
We have all heard of attachment parenting and co-sleeping etc. But is it too much to be breast feeding your almost 4 year old son??? In my former profession as an RECE I have met many women who have done this and I have seen the results of this process, not always so positive especially in later...
by danielleantosz 7 years ago
Breast feeding in public bans?What do you think about breast feeding bans? I think mothers should cover themselves, but not be banned or forced to go to restrooms (gross-would you want to eat sitting on a public toilet?)
by ngureco 8 years ago
Sweden Allows Women To Breast-Feed Inside Parliament. Should US Congress Do The Same?
by kirstenblog 6 years ago
Hi guys, my little boy has finally arrived, born 4:40 am sept 11th. They discharged us from hospital yesterday. We did have some troubles with feeding at first, poor little guy found it hard to latch on and we only had a few good feeds in hospital but they didn't think it was an issue. Anyway, we...
by backporchstories 6 years ago
Recently, the upheavel of women breast feeding their babies, has hit an all time shocker with two women who posed in their army garb with shirts lifted and breast feeding their babies. Do you feel this is a disgrace to the uniform or simply another stink to advert our attention from what...
by hinckles koma 7 years ago
I have experience breast feeding, and iam sure other women here also, so if you have any questions about it ask please. Love all.
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