Post weaning depression – what is it and why don’t we hear more about it?

Listen this week and Dianne and Abby discuss post weaning depression and why it is so important you know the details about it.

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Things we talked about:

Do hormones even out?  [4:53]

Strange weaning symptoms? [7:40]

The importance of involving an IBCLC [10:30]

Post on Abby’s FB page [11:39]

Dianne’s lightbulb moment [21:34]

The trigger with starting solids [26:00]

Educating providers [30:35]

Does weaning earlier cause a more significant hormonal response? [34:30]

What to do if you have a stop date [39:00]

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