How to make sure baby is getting Hind milk and not just foremilk?

iVillage Member
Registered: 12-30-2011
How to make sure baby is getting Hind milk and not just foremilk?
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Thu, 01-05-2012 - 5:50pm

Hi there,

Once I pump and put the milk in the fridge, the fat usually sticks to the side of the bottle.

iVillage Member
Registered: 12-30-2011

Ooops, re-posted in General faq!

iVillage Member
Registered: 09-21-2011
Fat is generally in the hind milk. If there is fat separating out after you pump and you are basically pumping until you are empty, you should be getting to the hind milk.