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Do you ever experience pain when breastfeeding?  Pain is a sign that something isn’t right.  Today on the podcast, Dianne and Abby talk about breastfeeding pain, why it can happen and what to do about it.

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Things we talked about:

When people say breastfeeding is painful [6:40]

Not supposed to be painful [8:21]

What to expect [10:00]

If you’re having pain it’s not your fault [12:45]

Positioning [14:20]

Offering support for the baby [17:09]

What causes pain [23:50]

Clarifying football hold [28:00]

Initial latch pain [32:05]

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Links to information we discussed or episodes you should check out!

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Music: “Levels of Greatness” from “We Used to Paint Stars in the Sky (2012)” courtesy of Scott Holmes at Holmes