Re: question re: pain (for a friend)
I think you have a good grasp of what the likely potential problems are: latch issues, thrush, or bacterial infection. It would help if we knew exactly what she was experiencing during nursing- it's common for the latch to look good while feeling bad. Can you convince her to post on the forum?
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