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TMI! Breastfed BM Baby and your farts!
Weird but true!

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#1 CLT

Posted 02 April 2012 - 01:11 PM

Sorry if this is TMI or wrong section! My 18m DD is still breastfeeding very regularly and I've began to notice since 3-4 months ago that my farts smell exactly like her poo? It is very weird and I'm not the only person that thinks so. My DH too! (Poor guy  sad.gif  ) Does this happen to anyone?

#2 Binxi

Posted 02 April 2012 - 01:18 PM

I noticed the same thing too! You aren't the only one it biggrin.gif

#3 Tesseract

Posted 02 April 2012 - 01:19 PM

Mine too...but I thought it was because she eats the same food (solids) as us, rather than anything to do with breastfeeding...?

#4 CLT

Posted 02 April 2012 - 01:23 PM

Hmm but that doesn't explain why DH's farts smell different lol! It's like you know right away who farted :X

#5 qak

Posted 02 April 2012 - 01:34 PM

LOL - men process things differently - and maybe drink beer!

#6 FeralZupee

Posted 02 April 2012 - 04:22 PM

haha, I've noticed this as well!! Didn't consider it could be because of the BFing though.

#7 3_for_me

Posted 02 April 2012 - 04:27 PM

I'd say it is more likely that her poos smell just like your farts.  I am sure you don't eat exactly the same diet as your OH all day every day

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