Few days old baby

Question: When i feed my ,my breast nipples are red and painfull.wt i do.

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Answer: Hi dear I think the baby is latching is not correct hence you are feeling that pain and there is redness on your nipples I would suggest you to please make the baby latch correctly because while they lack the entire areola should be sucked and not only the nipple 1 se start sucking only on the nipples it becomes too painful and hard to feed the baby you can cold compress the nipples you can also apply your own breast milk and nipcare cream both of them as if there is no problem in applying them and please try to see a lactation consultant to correct the baby's latch.. Hope this helps!
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