Q. 1. Can
you explain the process of milk letdown? How
and when does it occur?
Q. 2. How
much milk does a mother produce on an average,
during various periods in the first year of
Q. 3. When
does breastmilk start getting insufficient for
Q. 4. Many
mothers start top feeding much before 6 mo.
of infant's age with the belief that their milk
is insufficient. What makes them feel that way?
Q. 5. How
do we find out if milk is indeed insufficient?
Q. 6. What
are the causes of inadequate milk production?
Q. 7. What
are the points to remember when counseling a
mother who says her milk is insufficient?
Q. 8. Can
breastmilk production be increased? How? (Galactogouges?)
Q. 9. How
do we feed the hungry & crying baby while
we are trying to increase breastmilk production?
Q. 10. Would
you advise formula milk or liquid milk? What
about early introduction of
Q. 11. What
is relactation? Is it possible for a woman who
is completely dry, to restart lactating?
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