There’s no nice way to say what we’re about to say, so we’re just going to come out with it: your nipples get pretty battered during breastfeeding and pumping. We’re here to tell you...there IS a better way, mama! In fact...we’ve got two better ways for you, specifically formulated for your new mom nipples AND your experienced breasts.
It’s hard to predict exactly how much your body is going to change, and that makes it hard to purchase items like nursing bras. Here are some tips to help you pick the right bra and size!
Cluster feeding is a term used to describe when a breastfed baby will want to nurse multiple times in a row. They may pull off and immediately start rooting or showing hunger cues. Cluster feeding can sometimes occur with no breaks in between, just a constant switch from side to side. Or, there may be short 10 or 15 minute breaks between feedings before baby is looking to breastfeed again.
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Your body is going through an amazing transformation while pregnant. Along with growing a little one, your body is preparing for the things that happen immediately after giving birth! Your breasts are just one of the things drastically changing in preparation for your baby.