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Breastfeeding after c-section

Are there any woman out there that had a c-section and still breastfed twins? Plese share your story even if you were unsuccessful.
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I had to have an emergency c-section for twin b.  I breastfed, and am still breastfeeding (the boys are now 9 months, almost 10 months).  It's been going really well!  One thing I'd recommend is that you do pump to keep up milk production if your boys need to take some formula at first.  The doctors had me give my boys some formula at the hospital to help them put on weight.  I pumped each time, and have never needed any formula since leaving the hospital.
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