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Diet and tips to improve breast feeding - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Good evening Dr.
Doctor :   good evening
Doctor :   please go ahead with the query
User :   Well, my wife is a mother for 4 months old boy and she doubted that she have no enough milk in her brusts
Doctor :   ok
User :   she just doubts...can you suggest me the kind the diet she need to take
User :   fruits which can produce more milk
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   A lactating woman should be advised to eat an extra helping of the family fod and regular consumption of green leafy vegetables. There is no need to avoid any specific foods; however, use of excessive caffeine, tobacco, and alcohol etc. should be discouraged.
Doctor :   If a mother can not for some reason exclusively brastfeed her young infant (below 6 months age), for example a working mother, her expressed milk shoul be given to the baby in preference to other animal or formula milk
Doctor :   r uable to understand
Doctor :   I would recommend you to take the advice of a nutritionist who can help you with the menu you require based on your diet patterns. For all weight problems, please visit and register at, you can also call them alternatively at 0000
Doctor :   any doubts please ask
Doctor :   r u there
User :   yes dr, i am just going through
Doctor :   ok
User :   Sure and thanks for yoru advice dr.
Doctor :   ur welcome
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