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I am feeding my 3 yr old. Can I continue with this?

Dr Pooja Marathe



Hey Mom, For the rest of the world it's very common that toddlers 4 to 5 years old still are nursed by moms for bonding and health reasons. The World Health Organization recommends breastfeeding babies up to two years, precisely because of the breast-cancer-prevention benefits. You can wean him of if you wish too, Try these techniques, Drop one breastfeed at a time, and wait a few days before you drop the next one. ... Consider dropping daytime breastfeeds first, then gradually drop any bedtime or night-time feeds – these are probably the ones that give your child the most comfort.


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