Badass Breastfeeding Podcast

Sore Nipples

April 25, 2022 Dianne Cassidy & Abby Theuring Season 1 Episode 246
Badass Breastfeeding Podcast
Sore Nipples
Show Notes

Have you ever experienced sore nipples?

If yes, what did you do about it?

We are going to breakdown some reason for sore nipples, and ways to help.

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Things we talked about:

The mamas boy conversation [4:21]

Nipple pain varies and can be individual [10:47]

The bottom line – what you should remember about pain [12:12]

Can you bond when breastfeeding is so painful? [15:07]

What is normal? [16:45]

Oral restrictions [21:11]

Positioning [24:18]

Floppy babies [25:08]

Lip flanging [29:54]

Break the seal if there’s pain [32:30]

Nipple creams [33:06]

Pumping [34:28]

Flanges are not 1 size fits all [40:34]


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