Then, after you have your new baby, you may decide to continue to nurse your toddler along with your newborn. When you breastfeed siblings that aren't twins it is called tandem nursing. Breastfeeding a toddler and a newborn is a special situation, and it's not always easy. Keep reading for 10 tips to help you through tandem nursing.
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Tandem Breastfeeding a Toddler and Newborn
Feeding two babies at the same time is a big challenge for parents of twins. Some families make the choice to breastfeed their babies, and they may be wondering how to feed twins together. Here are some strategies for breastfeeding twins together. Besides the many nutritional, physical, and developmental advantages it provides, many moms find it convenient and economical to nurse their multiples. Since most women have two breasts, feeding twins simultaneously seems a natural choice.
This Badass Mom Breastfed While Competing In A Marathon
Photographer Jennifer Mancuso, 38, from Ohio, USA, was left in disbelief and initially refused to back down - but she later received an apology. A mum of four was told not to breastfeed her twins in the public space at their own NURSERY because it was deemed inappropriate and could offend religious beliefs. Jennifer Mancuso claims she was forced to go to another room "no bigger than a wardrobe" to continue tandem feeding Aria and Asha, who are 18 months old.
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