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Nipple and breast skin health are fundamental to your breastfeeding journey if you are choosing to breastfeed. Rather than put up with or trying to battle through the pain on your own, here are some top tips to try to prevent any soreness as well as how to manage any issues. You shouldn’t have to put up with pain or discomfort if breastfeeding!

Breastfeeding: Top Tips

Position comfortably

This is key to getting a good latch and reducing frictional related problems. In the early days positioning is much trickier whilst you and baby learn the ropes – it will get easier! Pillows are your friend in the early days. Watch YouTube videos or contact a local breastfeeding team for help if struggling.

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