One of the most purchased items in recent years by breastfeeding mothers are nipple shields to limit the painful phenomenon of fissures. Latching to the mother’s breast often leads to the formation of small lesions that should not be underestimated: fissures can also lead to bleeding and the pain can be so intense that it it is impossible to breastfeed.
In this article we will find out what breast fissures are, how breast fissures are prevented and, if they arise, how they are treated.
As for pregnancy and childbirth, you may have listened to the experiences of other women for breastfeeding too: it worked great for some and it all went wrong for others. This excess of information could have generated a lot of confusion in you and it is for this reason that we have listed here all the essential informations for women about to breastfeed.