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  • adj. Of or pertaining to lactation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Relating to the period of lactation.


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  • It is called the lactational amenorrhea method, and, any source that mentions it will acknowledge that it is a highly effective method (2% failure rate when used in the first six months.)

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  • A method known as the lactational amenorrhea method LAM can reduce your likelihood of pregnancy to 2 percent or less.

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  • A bonus: Nursing tops now come in trendy tank-top styles, which I think look less 'lactational' compared with more traditional nursing shirts.

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  • What will they try to measure next – lactational insanity?

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  • This lactational ovulation can be more effective than all other forms of birth control in reducing population growth.

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  • My body was telling me I could no longer rely on lactational amenorrhea as a form of contraception.

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  • It provides fantastic nutrition and immunoenhancement for the child, acts as natural birth control because lactational hormones suppress ovulation, and eats up calories so quickly that a mom can either quickly lose "baby weight" or keep eating like mad.

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  • If you are breast-feeding, you may practice the lactational amenorrhea method LAM, described briefly below, which applies to the first six months of breast-feeding.


  • It may be remarked that the frequency of the association between lactation and the sexual sensations is indicated by the fact that, as Savage remarks, lactational insanity is often accompanied by fancies regarding the reproductive organs.

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  • However, producers should ensure signs of oestrus during lactation are actually lactational oestrus and not "pseudo heats", says Mr Hawe.

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