As an LLL Leader I just wanted to comment on fasting while breastfeeding, which is not generally recommended. Depending, however, on how old your child is you could consider a few factors:
Originally Posted by Veganmama
--if your child is a baby (under one year) and bm makes up his/her primary source of calories, it's not recommended to fast because fewer calories can lower your supply of milk
--that said, if your child is over one and bm does NOT make up the primary source of nutrition then you might consider it IF you are careful to consume the same number of calories per day
--you might also consider supplementing with B-12 and flax seed oil during your juice fast
--keep in mind that toxins are released into your bloodstream during a fast, and they will go into your breastmilk.
Just some things to think about.
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