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    Breastfeeding an older child…well, now THAT’S WEIRD, isn’t it? You’re doing it for you, aren’t you? Aren’t they too old? If they can ask for…

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    What are the unexpectedly brilliant breastfeeding benefits, the ones no-one really tells you about?

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    Breastfeeding buys: the best breast pumps

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