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My daughter is 12 months now she has boob to go to sleep and comfort just wondering if i should stop feeding getting tried of it she want take to a bottle

Jane ...
Answer: Hi, If she's not been having a bottle until now and she's not keen on one then it may be best if you avoid bottles altogether and just give her a cup. There are lots of health benefits to both babies and mothers by continuing to BF for as long as possible. Unless you really do need to stop BF her then it's fine to continue. But if she's wanting the breast to go to sleep then think about stopping just this, not the BF as well. Check the Huggies site for information about responsive settling and comfort settling. Try to feed her when she's more awake and discourage her from BF to sleep, place her into her cot when she's showing tired signs but still awake and comfort and soothe her whilst she's in her cot. And check with your CHN too to ensure your toddler is growing and thriving as she needs to. If she's having lots of BF during the day and night then she'll be filling up on breast milk and perhaps not eating the volume and variety of foods she needs to. So a check with your CHN would be useful as well as weighing and measuring your baby and then plotting her on the percentile (growth) charts to make sure she's tracking well. Best Jane
Answered: 24 Oct 2014