HUG Newsletter – Nursing Strike

Though she does not do a great job explaining a baby’s natural cognitive surge at this time, this is a pretty good article on the subject.https://www.breastfeedingbasics.com/articles/nursing-strike

Here are some other nursing strike stories http://www.llli.org/nb/nbstrikes.html
Bottom line:
  • this is normal
  • sometimes exact cause cannot be identified
  • have lots of low key skin to skin time
  • take a bath together
  • try to nurse with movement- like walking
  • express milk so that you maintain supply
  • remind yourself of the importance of your milk to you and your baby