Troubleshooting common breastfeeding problems

This video covers:

  • Damaged nipples (0:04 on the video)
  • Thrush and vasospasm (1:42 on the video) 
  • Engorgement, blocked ducts and mastitis (3:23 on the video)
  • Length of feeds (6:15 on the video)
  • Slow weight gain/ low milk supply (7:00 on the video)
  • Fast weight gain/ oversupply (9:46 on the video)

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Published by Rebecca Scott-Pillai

Rebecca Scott-Pillai is a paediatric sleep consultant and lactaction consultant (IBCLC) based in Lisburn, Northern Ireland. She lives there with her two kids, two cats and dog! With over 20 years experience working with families, Rebecca uses her knowledge and experience to provide collaborative flexible plans for gentle, responsive families.