will my nipples be sore for as long as I am exlucsively pumping?

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Registered: 07-02-2011
will my nipples be sore for as long as I am exlucsively pumping?
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Wed, 07-06-2011 - 1:40am

Hi, I have a 2 month old baby and have been exclusively pumping for 5 days now. My nipples are sore and was wondering if it will always be sore for as long as I am exclusively pumping? I'm worried that I won't be able to handle the soreness for several months.

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Registered: 01-20-2004

Hi!

You should definitely check out the following boards as they'd be able to answer your questions:

Exclusively Pumping - http://forums.ivillage.com/t5/Exclusively-Pumping/ct-p/iv-ppexcluspump

Working and Pumping - http://forums.ivillage.com/t5/Working-and-Pumping/ct-p/iv-ppworkpump

Breastfeeding Support: Ask the Lactation Consultant - http://forums.ivillage.com/t5/Breastfeeding-Support-Ask-the/ct-p/iv-ppbreastfeed

Good luck!



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uh oh, have i been going to the wrong site. im so sorry, i dont know why i have a hard time navigating this. thanks again =]