Podcast:  Breast surgeries and breastfeeding, with Diana West

February 08, 2011

We’re talking breastfeeding after breast reduction surgery, breast augmentation surgery, breast lifts, and nipple piercings on this month’s Motherlove Podcast!

Tanya interviews Diana West, IBCLC, founder of the web’s best resource on breast surgeries and breastfeeding:  bfar.org, and lowmilksupply.org.  She is author of Defining Your Own Success, Breastfeeding after Breast Reduction Surgery, and co-author of Breastfeeding after Breast and Nipple Procedures, The Breastfeeding Mother’s Guide to Making More Milk and The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, Eighth Edition.  Diana successfully breastfed three sons after her own breast reduction surgery.

You can listen to the conversation using the player below!

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Thank you for this. I wish I had this three years ago when I was struggling to nurse my dd. It helped to calm my nerves and reassure me that I can do this with my second that’s due in August. Really such a wonderful message to hear, thank you Diana!

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