Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

sore nipples

my son is 8 months old and i have nursed him his whole llife now all the sudden my nipples are vary sore what could this be

Answer Question

Asked by navywifepam at 12:37 AM on Feb. 19, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

Level 1 (0 Credits)
Answers (6)
  • does your breast feel feverish and do you have flu like symptoms? might be mastitis if you do.

    Answer by Soniam301 at 12:40 AM on Feb. 19, 2009

  • Is he teething? Lanolin is still your best friend.

    Answer by ColleenF30 at 1:12 AM on Feb. 19, 2009

  • Could be a sign that your period is on the way.

    Or....that you're pregnant.

    Answer by gdiamante at 1:23 AM on Feb. 19, 2009

  • Have you re-assessed his latch?? Mine always got sore when i got lazy about his latch. Use the soothies to calm them down...

    Answer by lynnard at 2:09 AM on Feb. 19, 2009

  • Mine all of a sudden did this too! I just had to take a break and feed her pumped bottles of breastmilk I had in the freezer until they got better.

    Answer by ABPeterson at 8:08 AM on Feb. 19, 2009

  • Mine are doing it to. My DD is 8 months old and I think it's from her teething.

    Answer by mistynkennedy at 8:15 AM on Feb. 19, 2009

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.

Next question in Babies (0-12 months)

Next question overall (Health)
cant have sex cause it hurts iud

close Cafemom Join now to connect to other members! Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN