Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: momtoo3 | 2011/10/08

Q.

diet for breastfeeding mom

Hi doc,I need to know what to eat or supplements to take in order to produce breast milk that is high in calories, my baby was born with a low birth weight (2.3kg) and I need her to gain weight as quickly as possible. Thanks

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Nature provides all the essential nutrients for your baby in your breastmilk. You only need to take a calcium supplement for yourself while you are breastfeeding.

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