21 Answers to the Breastfeeding Questions You're Too Embarrassed to Ask

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Between finding out you're expecting and actually giving birth, there are going to be tons of questions (tons!) that swirl through your mind. Becoming a new mom is really exciting but also very scary, as we often don't know what to expect until we actually give it a try -- like breastfeeding, for example.


Nothing can truly prepare you to nurse a baby quite like actually breastfeeding, but that doesn't mean new moms aren't going to have questions. And some of those questions might feel, um, embarrassing or silly ...

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We caught up with some lactation consultants to get answers to those burning breastfeeding questions many expectant and new mothers are dying to know, but might not want to ask. Because there are no silly questions when it comes to being a new mom!

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