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Why are nursing pads wrapped seperately?

Are there really more women who only have one boob, compared to the number of women who have two boobs?

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Asked by mandielynn23 at 10:45 AM on Jan. 10, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • No. Of course not. But I leaked more from my right breast than my left, so I would change my nursing pad (if I used them) more often on my right side.

    Answer by christaberk at 10:46 AM on Jan. 10, 2010

  • to keep them more sterile and like christa said, you don't necessarily need to change both at the same time.
    you don't want them in a 2 pack, open them, need one, and either have to put the other one somewhere were it could get dirty or just throw it out.

    common sense goes such a long way....

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:49 AM on Jan. 10, 2010

  • LOL, Good question! Christaberk had a good point too never thought about that.

    Answer by marilyp at 10:50 AM on Jan. 10, 2010

  • one of my boobs leaks more than the other....
    i don't always change them both at the same time..

    Answer by katatrinakay at 10:57 AM on Jan. 10, 2010

  • lol, i never thought about it that way, because both of mine just leak like crazy. thank you! :D

    Answer by mandielynn23 at 11:04 AM on Jan. 10, 2010

  • Maybe it's different in america, but they usually just come in a box in the UK.
    Not seperatly wrapped, what's the point?
    They don't pose an infection risk..... i just put them in a small bag in the changing bag.

    Answer by Piskie at 11:49 AM on Jan. 10, 2010

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