Help for Moms during Breastfeeding and Teething
- May 14, 2012
- by Melissa Lawrence
If your child is between 4 to 7 months of age and you are breastfeeding, you might have noticed nursing is more painful than usual because she has started to teeth! A teething baby is tough on a mom, especially if you are nursing. Watch my video and read on to learn more about baby teething and what you can do to ease the teething pain for you and your baby!
Pin for later!
For babies, you might want to try rubbing your finger along their gums or giving them a teething toy to help soothe their pain. As a mom, one tip that worked for me (sometimes) when nursing a teething baby who had decided to bite was to just stop nursing and say NO! For more on my experiences with biting and how I’ve dealt with this issue, keep watching!
Do you have stories to share regarding breastfeeding and teething or nursing a teething baby? Please share them below!