Badass Breastfeeding Podcast

Nursing Strikes

August 14, 2023 Dianne Cassidy & Abby Theuring Season 1 Episode 349
Badass Breastfeeding Podcast
Nursing Strikes
Show Notes

Have you ever experienced a nursing strike?  If you have, you know how difficult it can be.  Dianne and Abby are talking about nursing strikes today, what can cause them and how to handle it.  And maybe a fun story thrown in too.

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Things we talked about:

The big question [3:33]

Some info from LLL [5:34]

When you think it’s a strike but it’s not a strike [8:55]

Teething [10:50]

Side stories that have nothing to do with a nursing strike 😊 [12:53]

What NOT to do [20:48]

Make sure babies are fed and protect supply [22:13]

Things you can do to help [22:30]

Attempting a feed at a sleepy time [23:34]

Nursing strikes feel like rejection [28:52]

Paced bottle feeding [32:04]


This Episode is sponsored by Better Milk Banana and Ceres Chill

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