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    Default I think I have mastitis - how do I feed?

    I've been feeding on demand and block feeding. How do I keep this up if I have plugged ducts and possible mastitis? Please help!

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    Default Re: I think I have mastitis - how do I feed?

    So sorry!!! ~But good thing you're on top of it - this link should help you out!
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    Default Re: I think I have mastitis - how do I feed?

    Have you seen a dr for the mastitis? With either one of those you should keep feeding from the affected side, it will help make it better.

    Hope you feel better soon!
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    Default Re: I think I have mastitis - how do I feed?

    Quote Originally Posted by @llli*number3 View Post
    So sorry!!! ~But good thing you're on top of it - this link should help you out!
    Great link! I've had mastitis twice, I hope you feel better!

    Kimberly Mommy to Landin and Avery

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