Overcoming breastfeeding problems

Alternative Names

Plugged milk ducts; Nipple soreness when breastfeeding; Breastfeeding – overcoming problems; Let-down reflex

Definition of Overcoming breastfeeding problems

Common problems may occur during breastfeeding. Fortunately, most problems can be easily managed with a variety of strategies.

Review

Jennifer K. Mannheim, ARNP, Medical Staff, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Seattle Children’s Hospital; and Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 7/26/2010

Breast feeding

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