Myth: Giving the breast a breastfeeding ‘rest’ can help ensure more milk

Fact: This is a myth. Breastfeeding actually increases your milk supply. There is a supply and demand control system to increase the amount of milk produced depending on how much the baby has fed. Giving your breasts a break will actually reduce the amount of milk produced.



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