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Q:

my baby is 10days old..he is not able to feed properly..dr has said to use nipple shield is it safe?



Naiyya Saggi

BabyChakra Sonali Shivlani

DrDipti k

I had used nipple sheild as my baby could not feed properly,it is safe but be sure to sterilise it and keep it clean.also buy three so that when used they can be sterilised and used in rotation,buy good quality silicone ones.

BabyChakra

It is safe to use nipple shield but ensure it is sterilised properly.

Saba Tabassum

i had also used nipple shield...and there is no problem with that.

BabyChakra

Hi Divya.  Check your chat inbox ASAP. 

Divya Gagwani

but how to make them breastfeed naturally?...my nipples r not that pointed

radhi anand

Dear Divya, I faced the same issue and even now my nipples are flat.. I'm able to feed my baby from her 3rd week ..

radhi anand

under the article "the best guide you will ever find on latching and breastfeeding" there is link "video" .. in that link,under breastfeeding, select "a perfect latch" .. surely this video 'll help you to overcome your problem

radhi anand

only using this technique shown in that video I was able to feed my baby naturally.. don't give up.. happy motherhood..

Divya Gagwani

thnk u..ya at times i feel helplesss...

Naiyya Saggi

The Best Guide you will ever find on latching and breastfeeding positions! this article right radhi anand

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