• Condition of Nipples Cracking When Breastfeeding

    2 monthes ago - By Pregnancy Week by Week Calendar

    Lactating women face numerous challenges in their journey to provide their newborns with nature's best food. The struggle is real, but definitely worth it. Breastfeeding itself doesn't hurt, but women oftentimes encounter cracked nipples. This may cause some pain and discomfort, but it can be taken care of and things will go back to normal again.
    Nipple cracking occurs due to chafing or because of a skin condition. The skin in the areola may start to tear apart and may also bleed. The tears may start to peel and the affected area maybe sore to touch or painful.
    Causes of Cracked Nipples
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