Posted by: Indonesian Children | April 26, 2009


Nursing After Breast Surgery:

After reduction:
BFAR site (BreastFeeding After Reduction) – this site by Diana West (and her book, found here) is probably the best place for this information.  Here is an excerpt from the introduction in the book.
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Breastfeeding After Breast Reduction -(site under reconstruction 11/4/04)
Breastfeeding After Reduction by Jane Squires, RN, IBCLC
Breastfeeding after breast reduction by Anne Smith, IBCLC
Bf After Breast Reduction: guidlines for mothers
By Wendy Nicholson RN RM Lactation Consultant
Will I be able to Breastfeed after Breast Reduction Surgery? –
After augmentation (implants):
Breastfeeding after breast augmentation (implants) –
Breast Implants– Anne Smith, IBCLC at
Breast Surgery Likely to Cause Breastfeeding Problems – implants and insufficient supply
Some journal resources for evidenced based information on bf after augmentation (implants)
Will the breast surgery I had in the past prevent me from being able to breastfeed my baby?
I have Silicone Implants, is it safe to Breastfeed my Baby?
– Nancy E. Wight MD, FAAP, IBCLC
After other breast surgeries, biopsies, etc.:
Nursing After Breast Biopsy – New Beginnings (LLLI publication)
Having Minor Surgery on Breast –
BF after Breast Abscess Incision and Drainage – by Rhondda Smiley at
Breast Abscess surgery –
BF After Lump Removal – New Beginnings (LLLI publication)
Mom Breastfeeding Despite Cancer (double mastectomy) 
Breast Health and BF (includes needle aspiration, biopsy, lump removal, etc.)
– Leaven (LLLI publication)

Colic, Fussiness, Allergies, Lactose Intolerance
Allergies & the Breastfeeding Family -LLLI
Allergy Elimination Diet scroll down for dairy-free diet info, etc.
Allergy Testing and BF
Baby’s Bliss Gripe Water – “A quick and natural way to help ease the discomfort of babies with gas, stomach upsets, hiccups, colic and teething. Made with the natural ingredients: ginger & fennel. Contains NO ALCHOL, SUGAR. Works in 5-20 minutes.” Remember, this doesn’t get to the root of the problem, though.
Dairy and other Food Sensitivities in Breastfed Babies-this is a great page to read!
Dairy-Free during BF -great page of hints and information
Dr. Jack Newman’s handout on Colic
Dr. Jack Newman’s overhead outline on Colic & Colicky babies
Fennel Tea has also been used for colicky babies & to promote milk flow for mom.
Fennel Tea – another article on using fennel for gassiness
Finish the First Breast First -LLLI
Fussy Baby– Kelly’s AP
Fussy or High-Need Baby
Gassy baby – Is this caused by something in my diet?
Hidden Dairy Cheat Sheet – New 8/05
Infantile Colic
Lactose Intolerance and the Breastfed Baby
Lactose Intolerance, Diarrhea, and Allergy from LLLI
Lactose-intolerant mother & breastfeeding by Jo-Anne Lawless, HCA, LC
Massage for Colic
Oversupply, Foremilk/Hindmilk Imbalance & Colic
Sequence of Adding Solid Foods for the Allergic Infant
Some tips about GERD & Colic



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