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Honest Insight from an Acupuncturist {and New Mom} Itโ€™s amazing how much information there is available about pregnancy, birth, and babies. What to expect books filled with week-by-week baby development details, labor and birthing expectations, rounded out by mentions of all the glamorous {ahem} postpartum health prospects. Despite the quantity of books, thatโ€™s about the gist of the information. Oddly, with all of the pressures about breastfeeding, it is hardly mentioned throughout the best selling prep books. It seems everyone is only happy to pass opinion, but no one actually discusses the details. To begin, letโ€™s be clear, breastfeeding is hard. Breastfeeding is really really hard. It is exhausting, frustrating, painful, and at times you can feel the life being…