sore nipples!!!

I've been nursing now for about 7 months and a couple days ago my nipples started hurting again, almost as bad as when I first started nursing. They seem really dry and just all...

Started by Shannon on 09/22/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/23/2009 by Nikki


Nipple Trauma

Hi ladies, hopefully someone can halp cos i dunno how much longer i can breastfeed with this extreme pain!!! I thought id drop a line cos my bubba is 9 weeks old...

Started by Simone on 03/17/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/21/2009 by Martina


Sore nipples help!

Tottaly breast feeding , my right breast nipple has torn slightley which is very sore, just about feed my 12 week old son. My doctor has suggested i join a breast feeding...

Started by Louise on 03/31/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 12/12/2012 by Ryann


cracked bleeding nipples

my son is baby number 5 an i fed my 4e girls until 6mths my son is only 4mths an my nipples are cracked an bleeding even air is hurting them hes latched on right just pulling at...


Sore, red nipples after 5 months of bf

I have been breastfeeding for since my son was born (5 mo) and a couple days ago my nipples started getting red and sore. I noticed a small white patch on his bottom lip that...


Help with soreness

I was lucky when I started nursing and didn't really have any nipple soreness. I have just started pumping in order to build up a supply for when I return to work - and so...


Lansinoh or Medela?

I am due in about 6 weeks with my first and want to stock up on the necessities. I assume nipple cream will be necessary, so which kind do you prefer?

Started by Shauna on 08/21/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/26/2010 by Jessica


help it hurts

hi i am a new mum and am brest feeding and im haveing alot of pain in my nipples and was just wondering if anyone knew how to help stop the pain



I have a 1 week old and this is the first time breastfeeding. My nipples feel like someone has taken a cheese grater to them. Is there anything I can do to make them heal faster...

Started by Jillian on 08/08/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/12/2009 by Tina


newborn never satisfied?

My daughter is 18 days today and I am exclusivly breastfeeding... I began a fenugreek regimen the other day to help my milk production... at her appointment yesterday she has...

Started by Brittany on 02/23/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/27/2011 by Carolyn


He doesn't open wide enough!!

Ok so I just had my son on January11th and I am breastfeeding him. At first it was hard and it hurt a little, but then he got the hang of it and was latching properly and...

Started by Kaitlan on 01/23/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/10/2014 by Abbie


Time to stop?

First a little history... I BF my 2 eldest children until around 9-10 months and stopped when my nipples were ragged and I was in pain when feeding. I'm sure they latched on...