When I had my daughter, I breastfed her for a month and it was awful. It literally felt like I was putting my boobs in a food processer. I couldn’t make it to the...
Started by Shannon on 02/15/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms
Last update on 08/04/2014 by Suberu
Ok, so, I really, really want to breastfeed. I tried with my first... until I couldn't take it anymore. I had open sores and scabs on my nipples. I cried every time she woke...
Started by Sarah on 06/07/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms
Last update on 06/13/2010 by Maria
Okay, so another thread presented an article in which the author was pissed that an advocacy group was trying to eliminate free formula samples that some hospitals give to new...
Started by Janice on 04/14/2012 in Debating Mums!
Last update on 04/18/2012 by Janice
Hi there, I have been breastfeeding now for 1 weeks and 4 days and I am really struggling with it. I got so much help in the hospital and often when the midwife was right...
Started by Deborah on 01/20/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms
Last update on 02/04/2013 by DonÃ©
Started by Kimberly on 01/31/2009 in Young Moms Aged 20-30
Last update on 08/05/2013 by Annette
I pump every four hours and the suction cracked my left nipple, it's not quite bleding but if I do not give it a couple days it just might. How do I let it heal without losing...
Started by Danielle on 05/29/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms
Last update on 05/31/2009 by Megan
I'm building my registry, and it's tough to know what's essential and what's not. I've got the basics, but I want to know...bottle warmer, nursing stool, double electric breast...
Started by Amanda on 02/06/2009 in After Pregnancy: Babies And Infants
Last update on 09/13/2011 by Mistee
For all three of my kids I had to use a nipple shield bc of cracked, bleeding nipples..after less than a month, I was able to stop and resume normal pain-free bf for the...
Started by Bess on 05/15/2013 in Welcome To Circle Of Moms!!
Last update on 05/23/2013 by TIA
I have been breastfeeding my newborn and while she latches on correctly it's still initially quite painful. What can I use or do to help make the pain tolerable? I have tried...
Started by Ashley on 05/16/2009 in Young Moms Aged 20-30
Last update on 05/19/2009 by Melanie
Started by Lorie on 04/21/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms
Last update on 04/29/2009 by Lauren
Hi ..well i just had my baby on monday may 28, he is 5 days old today and he was on the formula and now since im switching him to only breast milk im confused, i dnt know if my...
Started by Leslie on 06/02/2012 in Welcome To Circle Of Moms!!
Last update on 08/23/2012 by Julianne
Should I stay away from formula? Should I pump and put the milk into bottles if my son won't latch on ? Just curious ....
Started by Nicole on 06/05/2010 in Young Moms Aged 20-30
Last update on 06/10/2010 by Amber
It has come to my attention that moms are asking about a lot of medical information or advice. I think that it's great to have communication from other moms about anything that...
Started by Missy on 10/08/2009 in Young Moms Aged 20-30
Last update on 05/24/2012 by Beckymunyiva
My daughter is 5 1/2 months and teething. Shes taken to nursing rough and as a result, I have a laceration on my nipple. How can I heal it quickly while still nursing/pumping...
Started by Rachel on 08/14/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms
Last update on 09/03/2011 by Meighen