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Expressing Colostrum for Expectant Mamas

When I was pregnant with Will, I was forewarned that feeding from the start may be in issue.  This was so disheartening but at least I was aware that there could be issues.  Most of you will know Will's feeding journey if you have been following for a while, but in summary: couldn't bottle feed, had an NG tube for 6 months and started cup feeding around 16 weeks and weaning from 17 weeks.  However, that is only our journey, lots of people have no issues at all and there are some success stories with pumping and even breastfeeding! Our cleft nurse mentioned during my pregnancy that it could be worth looking into colostrum harvesting.  At that point I had no idea...

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