+ Reply to Thread
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 11 to 13 of 13
  1. #11
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Posts
    632
    Thanks
    253
    Thanked
    222
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    A lactation told me not long after having DD3 that they now recommend doing all of the above, massage the lump, express/feed, heat and then taking Panadol and especially neurofen and going to bed then repeat. I'm not sure how well this works but the theory was clear the blockage and reduce the inflammation before the infection sets in. I hope you can get rid of it successfully!

  2. The Following User Says Thank You to TableDancer For This Useful Post:

    Dreamer1  (27-09-2013)

  3. #12
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    8,806
    Thanks
    7,267
    Thanked
    9,720
    Reviews
    5
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Oh just the back- its the vibration you're after iykwim.

    ....just realised how bad that sounds

    Hope it's all sorted quickly!

    Quote Originally Posted by My Beloved Ones View Post
    Oooouuuucchhhh! Ouch ouch ouch! Just fed DD with a heat pack on then massaged high above the lump hard. Holy cr@pola it hurt. But it's moved most of it! I'll feed her again on that side then jump in a hot shower with the toothbrush in the morning. No need for ninja breastfeeding moves yet but may be after the shower if its bit completely gone.
    Silly question but do I use the bristles or the handle of the toothbrush on the lump?
    Thanks so so much for all your help

  4. #13
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Posts
    712
    Thanks
    20
    Thanked
    21
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I have not read all the replies. I got mastitis with both bubs. This time while having ultrasound physio, the physio said an electric toothbrush on the lump just before feeding works like the ultrasound. I tried it and it worked brilliantly! I just used a cheapo.

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to DeeLee For This Useful Post:

    Atropos  (27-09-2013)


 

Similar Threads

  1. Over 35's beginning the journey #2
    By Vivre in forum Conception & Fertility General Chat
    Replies: 950
    Last Post: 20-12-2013, 14:20
  2. Beginning TTC journey.. Clomid Q's
    By Ingrid Dee in forum Non-IVF fertility assistance
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 17-02-2013, 16:48
  3. Help - girls names beginning with E
    By march2013 in forum Choosing Baby Names
    Replies: 29
    Last Post: 11-12-2012, 13:25

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Bub Hub Sales Listing
HAVING A SALE? Let parents know about it with a Bub Hub Sales listing. Listings are featured on our well trafficked Sales Page + selected randomly to appear on EVERY page
featured supporter
Life Fertility
Life Fertility Clinic is a boutique fertility clinic located in Spring Hill, Brisbane. Our dedicated fertility and IVF specialists offer professional, holistic, personalised options for the treatment of each patient’s specific needs.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!