Nurse Jackie’s Weekly Hint – Clogged milk ducts

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Clogged Milk Ducts

Plugged, blocked or clogged milk ducts are hard, tender lumps that form in the narrow milk ducts of the breast. Blocked milk ducts prevent the flow of your breast milk. Plugged milk ducts are a common breastfeeding problem causing swelling, redness, and pain in your breast.What causes clogged ducts?

Can you pick out what does not the cause ducts to become blocked?

  • Incorrect latching on
  • Breast engorgement
  • Blebs
  • Excessive pressure to your breast
  • Using soap to wash your breast
  • Dehydration
  • Weaning your baby

At The Birthing Center of NY during, our Breastfeeding Class teaches how to avoid and treat clogged milk ducts, using a breast pump and hand expelling milk !

Don’t you think that maybe you just may need my class !

Register for one of our Birthing classes:

  • 12 Hr Hypno-Birthing class
  • 5 hr 1 Day All inclusive pregnancy class
  • 3 hr Childbirth class
  • 3 hr Baby Care class
  • 3 hr Post Partum Class
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Class


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