Debilitating anxiety…does it impact breastfeeding?

How can you deal with the anxiety?

Tune in this week and listen as Dianne and Abby share information and stories of how to help anxiety.

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Things we talked about:

Purple nipple when pumping…what can you do? [3:09]

Abby’s first memory of panic attacks [7:02]

Anxiety around breastfeeding [13:55]

Early weaning due to anxiety [19:00]

Exclusive pumping due to anxiety [21:50]

What can you do about the anxiety? [24:30]

Medications [26:41]

Release from the apps [30:12]

Support groups [31:17]

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Links to information we discussed or episodes you should check out! – link for Lactmed – link for Postpartum Support International – for the Breastfeeding Bootcamp Support Group link

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