Badass Breastfeeding Podcast


July 11, 2022 Dianne Cassidy & Abby Theuring Season 1 Episode 259
Badass Breastfeeding Podcast
Show Notes

What if you make too much milk?  

Some might think this is a good thing.  It’s not always a good thing.  Learn more about how to recognize it and how to keep it from happening.

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Things we talked about:

Pumping too much milk?  Or not enough? [7:00]

We’ve got to stick together! [10:27]

Dianne’s thoughts on why oversupply happens (Abby’s thoughts on this too) [11:37]

Pumping does not = supply.  At all.  Ever.  [14:30]

How much milk should you be pumping? [16:10]

Some problems with oversupply [17:12]

What leads to oversupply [21:41]

What can you do about it? [28:18]

More babies, more milk [31:37]

Hand expression [34:43]

Seeing a lactation consultant [40:39]


Episode is sponsored by Fairhaven Health and Original Sprout


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Music: "Levels of Greatness" from "We Used to Paint Stars in the Sky (2012)" courtesy of Scott Holmes at Holmes