• COVID-19 Has Increased The Pressure On Moms To Breastfeed

    3 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    I was 24 years old when I had my first baby. When I found out that I was pregnant I knew immediately that I would breastfeed and I never considered another option. I had researched it all and “knew” all the benefits from antibodies to ear infections .
    When my son was born, he had a terrible latch. Then when my milk came in, I got so engorged it was almost impossible for him to nurse. I ended up with cracked, bleeding nipples and still I did not stop. I had convinced myself that I would be failing him if I didn't continue, and so I suffered through until it got easier. Not once did anyone...
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