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by 0 · August 30, 2013 at 8:22 PM

Trying to give my supply a boost and wondering if anyone has had any luck with altering recipes. I'd love to try a paleo banana muffin adding in the flaxseed, brewers yeast and maybe even cheat and get some oats in there since I know they can... (more)

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MathGirl72 0 · August 16, 2013 at 7:53 PM

I make these. I really like them warm! http://paleoparents.com/2011/video-blog-ep4-breastfeeding-qa-and-grain-free-lactation-cookies/ The fenugreek makes me smell like maple syrup. :) (more)

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by 18383 · July 20, 2013 at 10:29 PM

Can anyone direct me to some references about the hormonal changes that accompany weaning? Baby and I have recently stopped breastfeeding (it was rather abrupt, and it's been several weeks now), and I've been feeling some emotional instability,... (more)

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turkeytyme 0 · July 20, 2013 at 10:29 PM

Since I am dealing with this same thing right now I wanted to ask a follow up question. Hope you guys don't mind. How long did it take for your weight to finally stabilize after you weaned? We weaned about 2 1/2 months ago and my weight is... (more)

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by 12118 · April 27, 2011 at 7:01 PM

Breastfeeding is embraced by traditional food communities as the best option for babies. Now Scientific American says, "Strange But True: Males Can Lactate". Lots of PaleoHacks threads on breastfeeding feature commentary from paleo guys... (more)

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James_Howell 0 · April 27, 2011 at 7:01 PM

I don't believe that so, nope.

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by 10878 · March 26, 2011 at 5:22 PM

So I'm eating a VLC diet right now (I've lost about 17 pounds so far and have another 65 to go,) I'm also breastfeeding my 3 month old baby boy. I didn't discover Paleo until my third trimester but because I was so heavy during my pregnancy I... (more)

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kelly_2 0 · March 26, 2011 at 5:22 PM

I would imagine it affects the composition of your breast milk to some degree. I had a lecture on lipid metabolism a couple of weeks ago and our professor focused on the fact that the type of fats people eat are perfectly mirrored in the plasma... (more)