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How To Know When Your Baby Is Old Enough For You To Stop Breastfeeding

Watch more How to Feed Your Baby videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Know when your baby is old enough for you to stop breastfeeding with these tips. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Watch for pushing away See if your baby pushes you away. If your they are pushing you away during feeding times, it may be a sign they are ready to stop breastfeeding. Tip Use a breast pump to collect milk for feedings. Step 2: Watch for not latching on Observe whether your baby fails to latch on during breastfeeding. Not latching on is another sign your baby may be ready to stop breastfeeding. Step 3: Watch for biting See if your baby begins biting your nipples, which can be very painful. Step 4: Watch for interest in others' eating See if your baby notices other people eating. This may be another sign your baby is old enough to stop breastfeeding. Did You Know? Worldwide, less than 40 percent of infants under the age of six months are exclusively breastfed.
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