Baby Wisdom Tip 643 – Helping to diagnose Thrush in mum and baby

feedingThrush can be hard to diagnose. Here are some facts

Thrush rarely appears before 6 weeks

It definately travels into both breasts

It affects mum and baby

Pain is severe and appears during and after breastfeeds

To help explore this further check out the BFN leaflet

http://www.breastfeedingnetwork.org.uk/dibm/Thrush_and_Breastfeeding_Feb_2013.pdf