Tag Archives: breastfeeding after surgery


Before the birth, I had high hopes of at least being able to try to breastfeed. I realize most people say this- but my situation is a bit different. For one thing- my plan was to breastfeed with formula. I’m … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Things they don’t warn you about before top surgery: your chest getting engorged with milk when your baby cries, but not being able to get enough out to relieve the pain.

Ow. Of course, most people who talk about top surgery don’t talk about potential future pregnancy or lactating. I had a mastectomy, not keyhole, and I actually am producing a little bit of milk. Most people don’t know this is … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments