What is Engorgement and How To Prevent and Reduce ItThursday, June 29th, 2017
What is engorgement?
Engorgement is the feeling that you have when your boobs are so full of milk that you feel like they may explode.
Usually, this feeling happens a few days after delivery, between two to four days. In those first couple days, you will be producing thick, yellow colostrum. When you hit to the two to four day mark, your body will start producing milk and this is when it can occur. It’s normal for your breasts to get hard, swollen, or painful and this is not just from milk. Read More