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breast feeding and getting new piercings

what are the ups and downs?
are their any risks?
i googled it and couldnt find anything

 
Rachelxbby

Asked by Rachelxbby at 11:46 PM on Sep. 25, 2010 in Pregnancy

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Answers (3)
  • I would definitely wait to get piercings until after you are done for risk of infections and the possibility of baby not taking your breast afterwards. You may end up having to stop, it is not worth the risk. It's only a few months or so depending on how long you decide to breastfeed for.
    Congenial

    Answer by Congenial at 12:30 AM on Sep. 26, 2010

  • I'm pretty sure that the biggest risk is something like infection or getting HIV or Hepatitis. I'm not sure about anything else, though. I waited til I stopped BF to get a new piercing, though.
    Mrs.BAT

    Answer by Mrs.BAT at 11:49 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • only as long as its recommended to, im only going on 7 months next week but i was curious
    Rachelxbby

    Comment by Rachelxbby (original poster) at 3:10 AM on Sep. 26, 2010