Monday Advice: How much breast milk is enough?



This is a common question among new breastfeeding moms. After all, you want to make sure that your baby's getting all the nourishment she needs and, well, you can't actually see how much milk your baby's drinking when you're nursing!


While most moms are able to provide their babies with all the milk they need, there are times when babies don't get enough. And when this situation isn't addressed, a baby can suffer from dehydration and failure to thrive, both of which are uncommon but serious.

Signs that your breastfeeding baby is getting enough nourishment:

SOURCE: http://www.babycenter.com